LOCAL RETIREES TO MEET: UFCW Local 880 Retirees Club will meet at 10 a.m. today at Davidson's Restaurant, 3636 Canfield Road, Cornersburg. Membership is open to all UFCW Local 880 retirees. For more information, call 330-536-6369.
OSTOMY SUPPORT GROUP TO MEET: The Youngstown Area Ostomy Support Group, sponsored by Humility of Mary Health Partners, will meet from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. today, at the HM Home Care Office, 979 Tibbetts-Wick Road, Girard.
The Youngstown Area Ostomy Support Group meets monthly at alternating locations in Mahoning and Trumbull counties. Families and friends of ostomy patients are welcome. For more information, call 330-480-3440.
ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP MEETINGS: The Alzheimer's Association will be holding their monthly Caregiver Support Groups on the following dates:
7 p.m. today, Howland United Methodist Church, 730 Howland Wilson Road N.E.
10 a.m. Sept. 18, Trumbull Memorial Hospital, 1350 East Market St., Conference Room F, Warren.
Open to all caregivers, family members, and friends with a loved one living with Alzheimer's disease or a related dementia. For more information, call 330-650-0552 or 800-272-3900.
GIRARD WELL-CHILD CLINIC SCHEDULED: The well-child Immunization clinic will be held Wednesday in the Girard health Department, located in the City Building, 100 W. Main St., Girard. A $10 administrative fee will be charged per child. Parents are reminded to bring a copy of the child's immunization record. A parent or guardian must accompany child under the age of 18. Parents must pre-register children prior to the clinic by calling 330-545-6048. The health Department is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
BLANCH TO SPEAK ON MENTAL HEALTH: Lucinda Blanch, Mental Health Specialist and Comprehensive Psychiatry, will be the guest speaker in part two of a program, Effectiveness of Case Management for Children on the Spectrum, presented by The First Ohio Chapter of The Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health. The program will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, at D & E Clinic, 142 Javit Court, Austintown. For more information, call Rachel at 330-538-0184 or Chrysann at 330-533-4649.
LIBERTY OFFERS FLU CLINIC: Liberty Township and Rite Aid are hosting an onsite Flu Shot Clinic from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursday, at the Liberty Township Administration Hearing Room. Part B Medicare, Standard Medicaid and most insurance taken. Those without insurance - out of pocket cost $29.99. For more information, call 330-759-1315 ext. 106.
CANCER SUPPORT GROUP TO MEET: A cancer support group meets 7 p.m. every third Thursday at Calvary Bible Church, 2878 Warren Meadville Road, Cortland. For more information, call Tom at 330-772-3652.
FREE LUNG SCREENINGS: Sharon Regional Health System is offering free lung cancer screenings as part of an ongoing community effort to aid in the early detection of lung cancer. The screenings are for individuals who meet criteria for being at high risk for developing lung cancer and include a chest CT study.
For information or to register for the free screening, call 724-983-5518 or 800-346-7997.
HELPING DYSLEXIA CHILDREN: The Children's Dyslexia Center, 223 Wick Ave., Youngstown, will begin training sessions for adults interested in tutoring dyslexic children using the Orton-Gillingham approach to multi-sensory reading. Qualified trainees must have a bachelor's degree.
Classes will be held from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 14, 28 and Oct. 12 and 26. There is no charge. Call Dorothy at 330-743-7789.
SUPPORT GROUP TO MEET: Chronic Fatigue and/or Fibromyalgia Support Group will meet from 7 to 9 p.m. Sept. 16 at First Presbyterian Church, 256 Mahoning Ave., Warren. For information, call 330-847-7001
CENTER OFFERS EXAMS: The Mahoning Valley Hope Center, 3217 Surrey Road, Warren, offers screenings for vision, dental and health exams. Appointments are required. Call 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.
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.
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 next to Sears at the Eastwood Mall. For registration or more information, call 330-652-7542.
Free blood pressure screenings from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 1 to 3 p.m. Monday and 2 to 4 p.m. Tuesday.
Flu shots are now available. Call for an appointment.
STRONG BONES, STRONG PEOPLE: 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. Call 330-652-7542 or stop in for more information.
MONTHLY EXERCISE CLASSES: Exercise time with Lana - Mondays at 8:30 a.m., Wednesday and Friday at 8:30 and 10 a.m. This is a weekly group aerobic exercise class with a personal fitness trainer. Silver Slippers low impact exercise (chair and standing) takes place on Mondays at 10 a.m. and Thursday at 10 a.m. Zumba Gold classes are weekly at 8:45 a.m. on Tuesday and Thursday.
TRUMBULL MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
NORTHSIDE MEDICAL CENTER: