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EXPRESS CARE OFFERS TESTING: Champion Med Express Care, an acute care, walk-in clinic is testing for COVID-19 and has also begun conducting antibody testing at 4681 Mahoning Ave., NW, Warren.

• If an individual is experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, they should call 330-847-1132 to schedule a telemedicine /

virtual visit.

• Once evaluated and a test is deemed necessary, an appointment will be made to receive their swab test. Insurance is accepted for testing. They will receive test results within 48-72 hours.

COVID-19 antibody testing requires no appointment and Champion Med Express Care welcomes all individuals interested in the antibody test to walk into the clinic, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fridays. The antibody test is a blood drawn test conducted onsite through the clinic lab. The result report will take approximately two to three days. Insurance is accepted for testing.

ADDICTION HELP: Parkman Recovery Center, 4930 Enterprise Drive NW, Warren, is providing Addiction Help: In-person treatment for substance use disorder. For an appointment or more information, call 330-787-0955.


• FCFC Executive Committee, 8:30 a.m. Thursday. Topic: FCFC Executive Committee.

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Meeting ID: 819 5949 4932; Password: 609939.

Dial by your location : 1-312-626-6799 or 1-929-205-6099

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• FCFC Communications and Marketing Committee, 3 p.m. Thursday. Topic: FCFC Communications and Marketing Committee.

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Meeting ID: 857 0061 7742; Password: 375753.

Dial by your location: 1-312-626-6799 or 1-929-205-6099

ANTIBODY TESTING: QUICKmed Urgent Care, with locations in Youngstown, 3499 Belmont Ave., and Cortland, 421 S. High St., announces that they will be conducting serologic or antibody testing for COVID-19 at both of their locations.

This type of COVID-19 testing is fast and allows patients to receive their results in the same day. This is administered through a quick, finger-stick test. No preregistration is required for the COVID-19 antibody testing and walk-ins are welcome.

QUICKmed Urgent Care is currently waiving fees for COVID-19 testing and treatment for uninsured patients.

They offer onsite, virtual, and drive-up appointments and are open seven days a week, often with no waiting time. QUICKmed also offers physicals, flu shots, and an onsite lab and x-ray.

To preregister or to schedule an appointment, please call 330-476-2260 or visit quickmed-uc.com.

SCOPE Senior Services centers are closed because of the COVID-19 crisis, but SCOPE is streaming fitness classes through Zoom Meetings technology. Karen Rutan Fitness, SCOPE’s SilverSneakers FLEX instructor, is conducting classes daily. Call or text Rutan at 330-647-8124 to sign up. Fitness classes happen online 11 a.m. Mondays; 10 a.m. Tuesdays; 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Wednesdays; 12:30 p.m. Thursdays; and 11 a.m. Fridays. SCOPE also is a partner with Steve Pelton of HChoices’s We Thrive Together social isolation and loneliness initiative, which for the past six months has provided online educational and health classes to seniors in the Mahoning Valley. Visit WeThriv eTogether.org for additional details and class schedule listings. Call Alyssa for more information at 330-727-9452.

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.trumbull mhrb.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.face book.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 will be Facebook Live:

• 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.

PSYCARE OFFERING TELEHEALTH: 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.

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 are also welcome. Assessments can be scheduled by calling 330-759-2310.

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.fcs serves.org or call 330-399-6451 for more information.


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