Our 2019 Healthfest is scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, April 6 & 7, 2019.
Please enjoy these videos of the 2018 and 2019 Healthfests. Tremendous thanks to Don Burch for his generosity, talent and dedication to the cause!
OUR GOLD SPONSORS
Collaborative Natural Health Partners is a Manchester clinic offering patients the ‘best of both worlds’ approach, with physicians trained in both conventional and natural diagnostics and treatments. Naturopathic physicians are recognized as specialists trained in natural approaches to treat the cause of disease. Using lifestyle medicine, vitamins, herbs, homeopathic remedies and nutrition, our goal is to help the body help itself. Every patient is treated with thoughtfulness, time, and care to develop a treatment plan individualized to address their health concerns. We value the doctor-patient relationship and seek to empower our patients with knowledge and support. They are located at 315 East Center Street, Manchester. Call (860) 533-0179.
The Healing in Harmony Center is a spiritual healing, counseling and education center located in Glastonbury. Owner, Priscilla Bengtson, offers private healing and counseling sessions to people of all ages to help them get unstuck, shift their perspective, and heal from the inside out. Whether you are new to the holistic world or a seasoned practitioner, a variety of workshops and classes are offered to help you better understand your gifts and enhance your skills. A free healing service is offered each month and available to all. The Center is also the home of The Psychê Institute for Higher Learning which offers certificate programs for holistic and wellness practitioners. They are located at 99 Citizens Drive, Glastonbury, CT. Call (860) 430-9801.
TriCity Massage officially opened in November 2018 as a multi-therapist wellness center in Vernon. We offer a variety of massage modalities, yoga classes, and shamanic healing sessions. We also host wellness events each month! Our mission is to alleviate pain and discomfort caused by sports, injury, pregnancy, chronic illness, or simply the stresses of daily life with massage and wellness practices. We believe that natural healing and exercise should be integrated into everyone’s basic healthcare routine. We offer reasonably priced packages and contract-free membership programs. Make massage therapy and yoga part of your routine at TriCity Massage and Wellness! Located at 220 Hartford Turnpike in Vernon. Contact (860) 512-0433.
ViVO Chiropractic – Family Wellness is the focus of our chiropractic center. At ViVO Chiropractic we are passionate about working with Vernon community, especially families and kiddos! We place emphasis on prenatal and pediatric chiropractic. Our mission: we want to help as many people in our lifetime as possible, especially children. Our office is described as heart-centered & warm, with techniques gentle enough to help a newborn or a mom during pregnancy. We feature a kid-friendly environment. The experienced care at our convenient location is compassionate, supportive and patient-centered. Your well-being is our primary focus, and we work hard to gain your trust. We are located at 27 Hartford Turnpike in Vernon.
Westside Chiropractic of Tolland, LLC has been serving the families of Connecticut for over 30 years. With three chiropractic physicians and massage therapists we have expertise in sports injuries, pediatric treatment, prenatal and pregnancy care, nutritional counseling and functional medicine. Unique services include; spinal decompression, aqua massage, functional movement screens and functional medicine/nutritional workups. Our mission is to restore health by addressing the root causes of illness for each individual. At Westside Chiropractic of Tolland we treat each patient like family. We are located at 68 Hartford Turnpike in Tolland.
OUR SILVER SPONSOR VENDORS
Ellenanne Yoga Studios, LLC recognizes that each student’s individual abilities and personal yoga experiences are as unique as their fingerprints. With a commitment to individual growth we focus on personalized attention. We provide support for each student to achieve their goals, not only on the mat, but into their daily lives. We have a handicapped accessible classroom where we offer classes for individuals who live with impaired mobility or balance issues due to amputation, arthritis, stroke, TBI or other physical challenges. Class sizes are limited to provide personal attention. Come Discover “Your Body’s Yoga.”
Natural Awakenings Healthy Living Magazine is a monthly holistic magazine serving Hartford County and providing the tools you need to assist you on your personal path to wellness. Our mission is to provide our readers with a comprehensive resource devoted to improving personal as well as planetary well being.
Natural Nutmeg Magazine is a monthly holistic magazine that provides information and resources for a healthy, active, sustainable lifestyle. The magazine offers cutting-edge, timely information on natural health, wellness, green living, nutrition, fitness and organic products and is a free monthly publication distributed throughout Connecticut..
ProYoga Therapeutics was founded to introduce the mind/body benefits of yoga to mainstream audiences. The careful selection and modification of yoga postures, breathing, guided relaxation and meditation practices are designed to meet the therapeutic needs of groups and individuals of all ages and conditions. The practice of yoga has been shown to promote optimal health and well-being and also serves as a helpful adjunct to traditional treatment for stress related illnesses and other conditions.
The Tankerhoosen – Website and e-newsletter about Vernon’s Tankerhoosen Valley and River.
Al-Anon – Leigh Sherman
Help for family and friends affected by people who drink.
Alternative Health, Inc – Patty Midwood
Free Tanita Body Composition Analysis, $25 ZYTO Wellness Scans, nutritional supplements
Archangel Station – Lauren Watson
Swarovski crystal jewelry, original designs, angelic, essential oil sprays, real-photo pillows, pillowcases. All Reiki charged.
Aromatherapy Alchemist – Chris McKechnie
Candles, soap, bath & body, household products, essential oils.
Arts Center East – Jennifer Kowal
Information about classes, exhibitions, live performances, workshops, poetry readings, live music and more!
Basic Bars Soap – Dorrie Patera-Doolittle
We are all about non-toxic, eco-friendly, and organic living. Come check us out!
Bhakti Center CT – Lisa Day-Lewis
Lisa Day-Lewis is a 600-hour Ayurvedic Health Counselor. Her center, Bhakti Center CT, has yoga, kirtan and Ayurveda.
Blue Sky Path to Balance – Tina Hernberg
Biofield Tuning and Reiki, relieving stress, bringing balance, and promoting healing.
Bluebird MFR – Julie Varga
Licensed Massage Therapist and expert level John F. Barnes Myofascial Release practitioner (physical therapy modality).
BreatheMore Yoga – Mindy Porell
Yoga studio with 30+ weekly classes including Barre, Pilates, Tai Chi and Reiki.
BYODestiny – Paige Dest
Reduce stress and alleviate negative self-talk with our online courses and personalized coaching sessions.
Crystals, jewelry, essential oils and sprays, hand reflexology, self-care demo.
Sacred Contracts information and book.
Copper Beech Institute – Peter Callahan
Copper Beech Institute teaches mindfulness practice and contemplative wisdom to inspire growth and heal suffering.
Crystal Clear – Sue Janssen
Energy clearing of people and places – releasing stress, fears, blocks – creating clarity, balance, health, happiness.
Cultivating Change Counseling Services, LLC – Hilary Kulpa, Christine Boucher, LPC, LADC
Providing behavioral health and addiction services to children, adolescents, and adults in the Tolland area.
Eagle Flight Healing, LLC – Cathy Stubbs
Light body healing releases constricted emotions/thought patterns, old beliefs out of our energy field.
ECHN Women’sCenter for Wellness – Kim Palma
Women’s Center for Wellness offers breast imagery, wellness, integrative health, counseling, and nutrition sessions.
Enchantress Holistic Hair Salon – Corinne Santagata
Revolutionary, beautiful, clean. Our vegan, cruelty-free products contain no sulfates, parabens or ammonia.
Everyday Harvest – Susan Cote
Everyday Harvest will share their line of health care products including: essential oils, spritzers, elderberry syrup, maple syrup, candles and more!
Floating Lotus Jewelry – Janet Weinberg
Handmade jewelry made with genuine Swarovski crystal. Sterling silver and gemstones & bracelets, necklaces, earrings, etc.
Garden of One – Rachel Ginther
Energetic preparations and tools to transform.
Go Organic, LLC – John Tycz
Organic lawn, garden and land care services.
HeartStone Labyrinths, LLC – Greg Coleman
We create new labyrinth designs to support and enhance healing and change.
Huck & Co. – Thierry Huck
Crafter of one-of-a-kind bracelets and mala hand-selected semi-precious gemstones.
I Am Earthbound – Petra Axlund
Handmade malas and healing yoga jewelry.
Inner Essence – Peggy & Don Valliere
We have a large assortment of minerals and crystals, pendulums, jewelry, spheres and skulls.
Integrative Wellness of CT, LLC – Sonia Manganello
Top 10 life/business coach – Sonia will get you back on track for life!
Intuitive Healing and Massage, LLC – Robin Anderson & Carol Robinson
Reiki Masters and massage therapist.
Journeys: Holistic Wellness and Anxiety Relief Center – Brittany Quagan & Jessica Dorner
Journeys is a safe, judgment free space, offering physical, emotional, mental & spiritual wellness.
Satin’s Creations Boutique has designer jewelry in gemstones, healing, crystals, polymer clay, resin, fused glass beads in one of a kind styles and designs.
Life in Colors – Lisa Roy
We will be doing aura readings. We use our technology and intuition to provide clients with a unique experience.
Darby Long, LMT
Massage, craniosacral therapy, Reiki. Ushering the body toward balance and peace.
L.O.V.E. – Lightworker of Vibrational Energies – Gayle Franceschetti www.return2love.com
L.O.V.E. Institute presents: The Four Agreements, essential oils, crystals, jewelry, meditation CDs, and workshop flyers.
Manchester Parkade Health Shoppe – Erika Dworkin, Kyle LeDonne
Nutrition specialists trusted since 1956. Making your healthy lifestyle affordable. Shop here. Feel better.
Marconics – Julie Oakes Auletta
Marconics is a multidimensional healing system for the Ascension, returning us to Galactic Consciousness.
Mindful Self Health – Art Peterson
Mondazzi’s – Ed Mondazzi
50% off books, jewelry, salt lamps, music.
Nova Luxe Studios – Tiffany DeAngelo
I make sculpted wire trees of life by hand. I twist bundles of aluminum into these shapes.
Optimal Living Center – Elizabeth Kaflik
We will use Quantum Resonance Magnetic Analyzer to tell you the condition of your health without ultrasonic, nuclear magnetic resonance or radiography.
Overeaters Anonymous – Jennifer Steffanci
We will have literature available and answer questions.
Pioneer Health Compounding Pharmacy – Ron Sylvain
Functional medicine consulting, professional lines of nutritional products, individualized custom-made medicine.
PROHealth Chiropractic Center – Dr. Jason Sousa
Chiropractic / health services. Five foundations to abundant health.
REAL Change Therapy – Jan Bartrop-Babbitt
Healing (on all levels) through hypnosis. Healing blocks, addictions, blockages through Past Life Regression.
Reiki Healing Stone Company – Lisa Gabriel
Healing stone and crystal jewelry, geodes, loose stones, and singing bowls with Reiki.
Reiki Rejuvenation: Usui and Rainbow – Marie Marchesseault
State the issue and amount of time you want to receive healing energies for it.
Renew Your Health, LLC – Anita Barbero
Renew Your Health educates and inspires people to pursue their personal well-being to live fully.
Rockville Public Library – Jennifer Johnston
We will be showcasing our print and online resources, library activities, health resources. We will also have supplies to make an herbal bath sachet.
Sacred Space Malas – Paula Bush
Semi-precious gemstone malas, bracelets, necklaces, earrings, and suncatchers. Also a motivational card deck.
Science of Spirituality – Clare Vidich
A spiritual organization dedicated to transforming lives through meditation under the guidance of Sant Rajinder Singh.
SIS Designs – Catherine Haugh
Uniquely spiritually inspired jewelry, re-purposed bottle wind chimes, and bottle lights
Soulfirebliss Coaching and Wellness – Stephanie Larson
I am a certified Catalyst Life Coach. I will be offering information about life coaching and the benefits, as well as mini goal setting sessions.
Spirit of the Lotus – Robin Barros
Robin is the founder of Spirit of the Lotus, a healer, shaman, holographic sound, advanced Soul Coach(R), adn Advanced Past Life Coach(R).
Spirit Matters, LLC – Lisa Burch, LCSW
Psychotherapy, EMDR, EFT, Reiki, workshops, sound meditations, Tai Chi, QiGong, Reiki shares, shamanic classes, labyrinth.
Stairway to Healing Light, LLC – Denise Cassella
Reiki, Enlightened Voice sounds, Tibetan bowls. Descendant of Pope John 23. 1/8 Native American – Cherokee.
Still Waters Healings – Susan Anderson
Aromatherapy, jewelry, accessories, and reflexology.
Swift Farms – Christopher Swift
100% beeswax candles, CT maple syrup, beeswax lip balm.
The Tao of Tangling – Maureen Stoff
Zentangle is an easy-to-learn mindful art form for all ages and ability levels.
Tools for the Heart – Grant Cahill
We offer crystals and minerals to assist your journey to enlightenment.
Trish’s Jewelry and Gifts – Liane Maerkle
Wire wrapped, semi-precious stones and crystals, holistic jewelry and gifts.
Two Red Roads – Jeanne Betancourt
A native healing space and hand-crafted gifts.
Vernon ROCKS Coalition – Kaitlin Carafa
Vernon ROCKS is a collaboration of community stakeholders, parents, youth and volunteers, whose focus is to prevent the use of drugs and alcohol in Vernon’s youth.
Vibrational Healing – Marie Menut
Experience with sound healing the release of physical, emotional and spiritual pain. Then feel grounded.
Water Lily Holistic Empowerment Center – Lily Holcomb
Offering energy healings, massage, groups and classes.
Wellness Within – Pamela & Brad Thompson
Where does stress show up in your life? Find out how to reduce it – naturally.
Wholly Goat Farm – Orlando Paulino
All natural goat milk soaps, lotions, lip balms and body butter.
Zentastic Wellness – Fred Maerkle
Integrated vibrational sound healing for physical, emotional and spiritual well-being.
OUR GREEN GROUPS
Strong Family Farm – Nancy Strong
Vernon’s community farm offering educational classes and a farm stand with only locally produced items.
Tankerhoosen – Jon Roe
The Tankerhoosen is Vernon’s Green Valley. Learn about our parks, wildlife management areas, and miles of trails to explore.
Vernon Conservation Commission – Ryan Goad, Chair
Dedicated to preserving the natural resources of the Town of Vernon.
Vernon Park & Recreation Department – Amy Watt
Vernon Youth Services – Michelle Hill
This event is a benefit for the Vernon Youth Services Department. Thank you for attending!
Maharaja Indian Restaurant
Indian Food: (1) chicken tikki masala; (2) matter paneer; (3) vegetable samosa; (4) rice; (5) bottles of water and mango juice
Wholesome food with a creative edge.