ACCESS AND HMHP TO HELP UNINSURED: Access Health Mahoning Valley and Humility of Mary Health Partners will help enroll people in health insurance from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. today at Youngstown State University in the Ohio Room of the Kilcawley Center.
Financial help is available to help pay monthly premiums to those who sign up by March 31 when open enrollment ends in the federal marketplace. People with lower annual incomes (one-person household less than $16,111 annually; two-person household less than $21,714 annually) may qualify for no-cost Medicaid coverage and can also sign up at this event.
Reservations are requested but not required at 330-373-0703
VALLEYCARE OFFERS UNINSURED HELP: ValleyCare Health System of Ohio is hosting an event to assist people who are uninsured sign up for health insurance by the March 31 deadline.
The event is being held from 4 to 7 p.m. today in the Politis Auditorium of Medical Office Building A, Northside Medical Center, 500 Gypsy Lane, Youngstown.
A brief overview about the Affordable Care Act will be provided at 4 p.m. Health information and screenings will also be available.
For more information, call 330-884-2644.
NILES OFFERS IMMUNIZATIONS: Niles City Health Department, 34 W. State St., is offering an immunization clinic from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. April 2 and 15. No appointment is necessary. Immunization records are required.
Children should be feeling well with no ailments. Children younger than 18 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
WARREN OFFERS IMMUNIZATIONS: The Warren City Health Department will hold a regular childhood immunization clinic from 9 to 11 a.m. and 1 to 3 p.m. today at the Health Department Community Services Building, 418 Main Ave. S.W., Warren.
All clinics are walk-in; no appointment is necessary. The child should feel well and be free of fever, rash or illness. Also, bring an updated shot record for each visit. There is a fee or Medicaid cards are accepted.
For more information, contact Cheryl Strother, director of nursing, at 330-841-2596.
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.
HEALTH DEPARTMENT VACCINATIONS: The Trumbull County Health Department offers vaccinations to children and adults. Call 330-675-2590, Ext. 3, for information, prices or to schedule an appointment. TB testing also is available for adults by appointment.
HELP HOTLINE OFFERS BRIDGES: The Help Hotline Crisis Center Inc. Recovery Program is offering a free 10-week mental health educational course called "Building Recovery and Individual Dreams through Education and Support" from 5 to 7 p.m. each week.
There are two programs being offered, one in Mahoning County and one in Trumbull County. Mahoning County will be held Mondays at the Help Hotline Community Center. Trumbull County BRIDGES will be held Tuesdays at Trumbull Memorial Hospital.
For information or to register for either class, call Nancy at 330-747-5111.
HOTLINE AVAILABLE FOR CANCER PATIENTS: The American Cancer Society offers a free, 24-hour hotline to provide information for cancer patients. Trained cancer information specialists can answer questions about specific cancers and treatment options, medications and side effects and finding local patient services.
Call 800-227-2345 to speak with a specialist.
MOOD DISORDER SUPPORT GROUP MEETS: Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance groups are open to anyone who is diagnosed with a mood disorder, has a family member or friend who is diagnosed or who thinks they might have depression or bipolar disorder (also known as manic depression). The groups offer peer-to-peer support.
Meetings in Trumbull County will be held 5:30 to 7 p.m. Mondays at the Community Solutions Association office, 320 High St. N.E., Warren.
Meetings in Youngstown will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesdays at Help Hotline Community Center, 1344 Fifth Ave., Youngstown.
For more information, visit www.tricountydbsa.org or call 234-517-1470.
CELEBRATE RECOVERY CLASS PLANNED: A class using Celebrate Recovery material will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursdays at the Warren Revival Center Fellowship Hall, 4000 W. Market St., Leavittsburg. For more information, call 330-898-4295.
GIRARD OFFERS IMMUNIZATIONS: The City Health Department will offer flu vaccines between 9 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays by appointment only.
Appointments and pre-registration can be made by calling the health department between 9 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday 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.
MENTAL HEALTH BOARD AGENDA: Trumbull County Mental Health and Recovery Board has scheduled the following events to be held in March.
Wednesday at 8:30 a.m., Family and Children First Council executive committee meeting, Board Conference Room.
Wednesday at 3 p.m., Crisis Intervention Team Training steering committee meeting, Board Conference Room
Thursday at 12:30 p.m., Adult Continuous Quality Improvement committee meeting, Board Conference Room (HIPAA restrictions apply).
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.