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ADDICTION HELP: Addiction help is available through Coleman Access Center, 552 N. Park Ave., Warren. For information, call 330-392-1100 or 211.

For information about program sponsor, Trumbull County Mental Health and Recovery Board, visit www.trumbullmhrb.org or call 330-675-2765.

PEER-TO-PEER SUPPORT: Domestic abuse support groups are available for all types of abusive relationships — emotional, verbal or physical.

For more information, contact 330-856-3463.

ST. JOE’S AT THE MALL: St. Joe’s at the Mall in the Eastwood Mall is presently open in the front lobby for information only. Many of St. Joe’s Fitness classes are being offered on the Facebook page, www.facebook.com/St-Joes-at-the-Mall-578312085547827.

Classes include: Chair Yoga, 10 a.m. Tuesday and Thursday; Parkinson’s Exercise, 11:30 a.m. Tuesday and Friday; Strength exercise, 9 a.m. Wednesday; SilverSneaker Cardio, 10:15 a.m. Wednesday and 9 a.m. Friday; Advance Balance class, 11:30 a.m. Wednesday; Cardio Jam, 9 a.m. Monday and Thursday; Stretching class, 11:30 a.m. Thursday; SilverSneakers Classic, 10:15 a.m. Monday and Friday.

Also being offered on Facebook Live will be:

• Talk with the Doc, 12:15 p.m. Wednesday, Dr. Anuj Singh will speak on kidney issues, especially overactive bladder;

• Special Program, 12:30 p.m. Thursday. Paige Eckman, program manager of Adult Behavioral Health Services for Mercy Health, will speak on “Getting through this Pandemic Emotionally.”

• Get a free living will and durable power of attorney for health care with help from a palliative care social worker, 1 to 4 p.m. May 28. Walk in.

ADDICTION THERAPY AVAILABLE: PsyCare Inc., 2980 Belmont Ave., Liberty, offers a clinical therapy program to treat individuals with substance abuse and drug addiction issues. Family members also are welcome.

Assessments can be scheduled by calling 330-759-2310.

PsyCare is continuing to provide mental health services through its clinics in Austintown, Boardman, Cortland, East Liverpool, Howland, Liberty and Struthers. Services will be phone-based or video-based in order to keep clients and staff safe. New and current clients are encouraged to visit the PsyCare website at www.psycare.com or call 1-800-242-4604 to obtain the phone number for a specific clinic.

VALLEY COUNSELING OPERATING: Valley Counseling Services continues to provide mental health services to residents of the Mahoning Valley throughout the state’s stay-at-home order. Necessary precautions will be taken to keep clients and staff safe.

Most services will be phone-based or video-based. Clients do not need to cancel their appointment. Instead they will receive therapy, case management, nursing and psychiatry services in the safety of their home.

Visit the website at vcs.fcsserves.org or call 330-399-6451 for more information.

SUPPORT GROUP: For information about the Circle of Hope, a support group for those with mental health diagnosis, call 330-502-8103.

HELP GROUP: For information about Lighthouse, a group for recovering addicts and anyone recovering addicts and anyone struggling mentally, physically, spiritually or emotionally for any reason, call 330-898-4295.

LUPUS SUPPORT: For information about the Trumbull Mahoning Lupus Support Group, call 330-978-3749.

ADDICTION SCREENINGS: Narconon can help families take steps to help someone overcome addiction. Call 800-431-1754 for free screenings or referrals.

For information, visit www.narcononnewliferetreat.org/blog/intervention-101.

ONE HEALTH OFFERS TELEHEALTH: ONE Health Ohio offers telehealth appointments to patients for medical, behavioral health, chronic care management, dietetics and medication-assisted treatment services. Call 877-722-3303 or visit www.onehealthohio. org.

Telehealth appointments for medication-assisted treatment and counseling are available through RISE Recovery by contacting 844-652-8219. RISE Recovery also remains open for in-office visits, dependent on appointment type.

ALZHEIMER’S GROUPS: The Alzheimer’s Association Greater East Ohio Area Chapter makes Alzheimer’s caregiver support groups available free to all caregivers, family members and friends with a loved one affected by the disease or another form of dementia.

For people living with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease, routines and reminders can be critical for helping them to live their best life possible.

Creating a daily care plan for someone with Alzheimer’s disease can provide needed structure and allow more time to spend on satisfying activities for both.

Caregivers also need to take care of themselves.

For more information about how to write a plan, go to www.alz.org/help-support/ caregiving/daily-care/daily-care-plan. Help is always available 24/7 at the helpline 800-272-3900.


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