Tag: health

Health listings, starting Sept. 8

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 13 BRISTOL WEIGHT LOSS SUPPORT GROUP. 6 to 7 p.m. Offered by Dr. Victoria Biondi, 122 Maple St., Bristol. (860) 583-1800.   ONGOING SOUTHINGTON FREE BALANCE SCREENING. By appointment. Provided by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. Southington Care Center,…

Health listings, starting Sept. 1

TUESDAY, SEPT. 5 SOUTHINGTON FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Held by Hartford Care Senior Services. Southington YMCA, 29 High St., Southington. hhcseniorservices.org   WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 6 BRISTOL STRESS MANAGEMENT CLASS. Held by Social Connections. Learn new skills…

Health listings, starting July 14

SATURDAY, JULY 15 SOUTHINGTON OPEN HOUSE AT THE ORCHARDS AT SOUTHINGTON. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Independent and assisted living community. The Orchards at Southington, 34 Hobart St., Southington. (860) 628-5656.   WEDNESDAY, JULY 19 SOUTHINGTON MANAGING CHRONIC BACK PAIN…

Health listings for Jan. 20

TUESDAY, JAN. 24 SOUTHINGTON FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. 10 to 11 a.m. Held by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St., Southington. HHCseniorservices.org FRIDAY, JAN. 27 PLAINVILLE TAKE PRECAUTIONS TO PREVENT FALLS AND INJURIES THIS WINTER. 10 a.m.…

Health listings, starting Dec. 30

TUESDAY, JAN. 3 SOUTHINGTON FREE BLOOD PRESSURE CLINIC. Held by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Southington YMCA, 29 High St., Southington. HHCSeniorServices.org THURSDAY, JAN. 5 SOUTHINGTON FREE BLOOD PRESSURE CLINIC. Held by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. 11…

Health listings, starting May 6

MONDAY, MAY 10 SOUTHINGTON FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. 11 a.m. to noon. Held by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. ShopRite, 750 Queen St., Southington. HHCSeniorServices.org BRISTOL CHILDREN AND SELF-ESTEEM. 6 to 7:30 p.m. Parent and Child Center, 9 Prospect St., Bristol.…

Health listings, starting April 29

MONDAY, MAY 2 BRISTOL ‘TRANSFORMING THE DIFFICULT CHILD: THE NURTURING HEART APPROACH.’ 6 to 8 p.m. Parent and Child Center, 9 Prospect St., Bristol. Pre-register. (860) 585-3895, cgaray@BristolHospital.org TUESDAY, MAY 3 BRISTOL ‘RAISING A RESPONSIBLE CHILD- RULES, CHORES, AND CONSEQUENCES.…

Health listings, starting April 22

FRIDAY, APRIL 22 SOUTHINGTON KEYS TO CHRONIC DISEASE SELF-MANAGEMENT. 10 to 11 a.m. Informational introduction for six week program those who face such difficulties and their caregivers. Hospital of Central Connecticut, Bradley Memorial campus, 81 Meriden Ave., conference room A,…

Health listings for Dec. 18

TUESDAY, DEC. 22 SOUTHINGTON FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. Held by Hartford Health Care Senior Services. 10 to 11 a.m. Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St., Southington. HHCSeniorServices.org THURSDAY, DEC. 24 SOUTHINGTON BLOOD DRIVE. 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Held by the…

Health listings for Feb. 6

TUESDAY, FEB. 10 SOUTHINGTON FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. Held by Central Connecticut Senior Health Services. 11 a.m. to noon. ShopRite, 750 Queen St., Southington. OTHER FREE BARIATRIC WEIGHT LOSS INFORMATION. Presented by Hartford HealthCare Medical Group Centers for Surgical Weight…

Health listings for Jan. 30

FEB. 2-APRIL 22 OTHER STRONGWOMEN-HEALTHY HEARTS. 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Mondays and Wednesdays. Helping women make positive changes to eat healthier, move more, and improve general health and well-being. Hospital of Central Connecticut Department of Cardiology,  New Britain General campus,…

Health listings for Dec. 12

SUNDAY, DEC. 14 SOUTHINGTON AMERICAN RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Connecticut Sikh Association, Inc., 1610 West St. Southington. TUESDAY, DEC. 16 SOUTHINGTON FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. Held by Central Connecticut Health Services. 11 a.m. to noon.…

Health listings for Dec. 5

MONDAY, DEC. 8 BRISTOL BLOOD DRIVE. 6:30 p.m. DoubleTree by Hilton, 42 Century Dr., Bristol. 1-800-RED-CROSS. PLAINVILLE BLOOD DRIVE. 1 to 6 p.m. United Methodist Church, 56 Red Stone Hill, Plainville. 1-800-RED-CROSS WEDNESDAY, DEC. 10 SOUTHINGTON BLOOD DRIVE. 6:45 p.m.…

Health listings for Nov. 28

MONDAY, DEC. 1 BRISTOL TEACHING YOUR CHILD TO COPE WITH CONFLICT. 6 to 8 p.m. The Parent and Child Center, 9 Prospect St., Bristol. Free to Bristol families. For others, $10 per parent, $12 per childcare providers. Register. cgaray@bristolhospital.org, (860)…

Health listings for Nov. 14

SUNDAY, NOV. 16 SOUTHINGTON PET PARTNER EVALUATION TESTS. 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. For people interesting in serving with their dogs as pet therapy partners. Participants are first required to successfully complete the online Pet Partners handler course, PetPartners.org. There…

Health listings for Oct. 31

TUESDAY, NOV. 4 SOUTHINGTON BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Held by Central Connecticut Senior Health Services. Southington YMCA, 29 High St., Southington. THURSDAY, NOV. 6 SOUTHINGTON BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. 11 a.m. to noon. Held by Central Connecticut Senior…

Health listings for Oct. 24

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 29 SOUTHINGTON FREE DENTAL SERVICES. 7:30 a.m. to noon. Part of the Connecticut State Dental Association’s Mission of Mercy. Patients will be seen on a first-come, first-serve basis. Services include dental cleanings, examinations, radiographs, fillings, extractions, as well…

Health listings for Oct .17

FRIDAY, OCT. 17 BRISTOL TRANSFORMATIONAL HEALING WORKSHOP. 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. With Reconnective Healer Nancy Santullo. Connecticut to your natural ability to transform fears, unresolved relationship issues, addictions, physical, emotional and spiritual imbalances through captivating energy field, meditations, sound, laughter,…

Health listings for Oct. 10

TUESDAY, OCT. 14 BRISTOL NURTURING TOUCH—INFANT MASSAGE. 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Opportunity to bond with baby. The Parent and Child Center, 9 Prospect St., Bristol. Free. Register. (860) 585-3895. cgaray@BristolHospital.org OTHER DINNER WITH THE DOC. 5 to 7 p.m.…

Health listings for Sept. 26

OCT. 1-22 BRISTOL ZUMBA. 5:15 to 6 p.m. on Wednesdays. Held by Bristol Hospital Parent and Child Center. Bristol Hospital’s Hughes Auditorium, Level A, Brewser Road, Bristol. $10 per participant for four weeks. Sliding scale fee structure available. Free for…

Health listings for Sept. 19

TUESDAY, SEPT. 23 BRISTOL THERE IS HOPE FOR CONCUSSIONS. FREE COMMUNITY LECTURE. 6 to 8 p.m. Learn about concussions and how they affect the body. Presented by Carol Gordon, PT and Kris Albrecht, MS, PT. Integrative Wellness and Physical Therapy,…