LEARN DIABETIC DIET BASICS: The Niles City Health Department is sponsoring a free "Healthy Eating For Diabetes" session from 1 to 1:45 p.m. Friday at the Mayor Ralph Infante Wellness Center, 213 Sharkey Drive, Niles.
Presented by Youngstown State University dietetic students, the program will review carbohydrate basics and more. For information, call 330-349-9355.
SUPPORT GROUP OFFERED: The Mahoning Valley New Voice Club, a support group for laryngectomees and their families / friends, will meet at 6 p.m. April 10 at the Youngstown Hearing and Speech Center, Beeghly Medical Park, 6614 Southern Blvd., Youngstown. Call 330-726-8855.
CENTER OFFERS EXAMS: The Mahoning Valley Hope Center, 3217 Surrey Road, will offer different screenings for vision, dental and health exams. Appointments are necessary at 330-369-3010.
BRIDGES GROUP TO MEET: Bridges, a free mental health educational, 10-week course, will meet 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesdays at Trumbull Memorial Hospital, 1350 E. Market St., Warren. Call Nancy at 330-747-5111 to sign up.
WARREN CITY OFFERS IMMUNIZATION CLINIC: The Warren City Health Department will hold a childhood immunization clinic from 9 to 11 a.m. and 1 to 3 p.m. April 22 at the Warren City Health Department Community Services Building, 418 Main Ave. S.W., Warren. Child must feel well and have updated shot record. A $10 administration fee is charged or Medicaid cards are accepted. For more information, call 330-841-2596.
NILES OFFERS IMMUNIZATIONS: Niles City Health Department, 34 W. State St., is offering an immunization clinic from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Wednesday and April 17. Child's immunization records are needed and the child should be feeling well, with no illness, fever or rash. Children younger than 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
GIRARD OFFERS FLU SHOT: The Girard City Health Department will offer flu vaccines between 9 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, by appointment only. Appointments can be scheduled by calling the health department at 330-545-6048.
FLU CLINIC TO BE HELD: A flu clinic will be held from 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m. daily at Warren West Community Health Center, 716 Tod Ave., Warren. Walk-ins are welcome. For more information, call 330-373-0222.
FREE SKINCARE SOIREE: "I am in the Mood for Fun," a free skincare soiree will be held from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday at World of Fitness, 14 Youngstown Warren Road, Niles. A skincare team will discuss skin concerns. There will be displays and information on wellness, fitness and yoga. Door prize donations will be given to the Hope Foundation of the Mahoning Valley to help those who are terminally and chronically ill.
PROGRAM OFFERED FOR DEALING WITH ISSUES: An eight-step Christian program based on the Beatitudes is open to anyone dealing with a life-controlling habit or issue. It meets from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays at the Bloomfield Recovery Center, 10113 Creaser Ashtabula Road, Bloomfield. For more details, call 330-599-2402.
ST. JOE'S AT THE MALL - Open 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays; and 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Located next to Sears at the Eastwood Mall.
Free blood pressure screenings every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. to noon and Monday from 1 to 3 p.m. and Tuesday from 2 to 4 p.m.
Strong Bones~Strong People program - This is a free, 12-week program of personalized strength training for those who have osteoporosis, low bone density or at risk to improve muscle strength and nutrition. Call for an appointment.
St. Joe's at the Mall is a SilverSneakers site. Those with the Medicare Part C plan, may be eligible for free use of the facility. Call 330-652-7542 or stop in for more information.
March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month - Stop by and receive a free colorectal cancer self-screening kit while the supply lasts.
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