FAMILY SUPPORT GROUP TO MEET: Alzheimer Network Family Support Group will meet at the following locations: Tuesday, 7 p.m. at Zion Church, 260 Main St., Greenville; and Wednesday, 10 a.m. at Children's Rehabilitation Center, 855 Howland Wilson Road, Howland. For information, call 330-788-9755.
ACCESS HEALTH HELPS UNINSURED: Access Health Mahoning Valley matches uninsured adults aged 19 to 64 who have household incomes below 200 percent of the federal poverty guidelines and don't qualify for Medicaid, Medicare or other programs with no cost volunteer doctors in Trumbull and Mahoning counties. To apply, call 330-373-0703.
PETRUS TO SPEAK AT PARK VISTA: The Mahoning Valley Speech, Language and Hearing Association will host professional network speaker Pam Petrus at 6:30 p.m. today at Park Vista Retirement Center, 1216 Fifth Ave., Youngstown. For more information, contact Roselyn Cera at firstname.lastname@example.org.
HMHP OFFERS PROGRAM ON LOCAL FOODS: The Humility of Mary Health Partners is offering a program about the benefits of a plant based diet and locally grown foods for its fall Women in Touch session. "A Healthy Life from the Roots Up: How Local Food Can Improve Your Diet" will be presented 5 p.m. Oct. 8 at Mr. Anthony's Banquet Center, 7440 South Ave., Boardman; and Oct. 22 at Ciminero's Banquet Centre, 123 N. Main St., Niles. To register, call Humility of Mary Healthline at 330-480-3151 or toll free 877-700-4647.
KUZENKO TO DISCUSS AFFORDABLE CARE ACT: Nancy T. Kuzenko, an account executive with Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield, will discuss the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, during the October meeting of the Youngstown Area Ostomy Support Group.
Sponsored by Humility of Mary Health Partners, the Youngstown Area Ostomy Support Group will meet from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 8 in the Maple Room at St. Elizabeth Boardman Health Center, 8401 Market St., Boardman.
Meetings of the Youngstown Area Ostomy Support Group take place the second Tuesday of each month with meeting places alternating between Humility of Mary Health Partners' HM Home Care office in Girard and St. Elizabeth Boardman Health Center. Meetings are open to the public, refreshments are provided and parking is free.
For information, call 330-480-3440.
NEW VOICE CLUB TO MEET: The Mahoning Valley New Voice Club, a support group for laryngectomees and their families/friends, will hold its next meeting at 6 p.m. Oct. 9 at the Younstown Hearing and Speech Center, 6614 Southern Blvd., Youngstown, in the Beeghly Medical Park.
For more information, contact Donna Hendricks at the Youngstown Hearing and Speech Center at 330-726-8855.
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 Oct. 16. 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.
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.
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.
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