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Your good health is important to everyone at Mount St. Mary’s. We offer a wide variety of community health education programs and classes for you and your family. Just click on the class that you are interested in, and if it what you would like… and you can register quickly and easily. Please call us at (716) 298-2145 with any questions.

UNYTS Blood Drive - Friday, April 11, 2014

UNYTS Blood Drive

Date: Friday, April 11, 2014

Time: 11:00am-4:00pm
Location: Room 249

For an appointment, call Karen at 298-2144. Walk-ins are welcome. Photo identification required.

Post Partum Breastfeeding Classes for Mom & Babies - May 21, 2014

Post Partum Breastfeeding Classes for Mom & Babies

Date:May 21, June 11, July 9, Aug. 13, Sep. 10, Oct. 8 & Nov. 12, 2014                                          Time: 1:00pm
Location: Room 249
Presenter: Carol Greene, RN
Free of charge

Classes are held on Wednesdays at 1:00 pm in Room 249. No December Class.

Additional Information:
Due to limited class size, pre-register by calling 298-2618 or 298-2385.

Taking Charge of Your Diabetes (3 Consecutive days) June 3, 4 & 5, 2014

Diabetes Classes -Taking Charge of Your Diabetes

Date: Wed., Thurs & Friday, June 3,4 & 5, 2014                                                                         Time: 6 - 9 pm
Location: Room 249
Presenter: Debra Hoffman, Certified Diabetes Educator
Paid for by most insurances

Additional Information:
For more information and registration, call 298-2297.

Parent's Grief Support Group - May 14, 2014

Parent's Grief Support Group

Date: May 14, June 11, July 9, Sept. 10, Oct. 8, Nov. 12 & Dec. 10, 2014                                        Time: 6:30 PM
Location: 723B
Presenter: Anne Ward

Additional Information:
This support group meets the 2nd Wednesday of every month at 6:30 pm. For more information please call Ann Ward at 282-3368. Please note that October's meeting will be held in the Cardiac Rehab Room.

Lupus Support Group - May 8, 2014

Lupus Support Group

Date: May 8, Aug. 14 & Nov. 13, 2014                                                                                         Time: 6:30 p.m.
Location:Room 723A   

FREE                                                                                                                                                Free

Additional Information:
For more information, call Pauline at 835-7161 or 800-300-4198. Held 2nd Tuesday Quarterly.

Diabetes Support Group - April 15, 2014

Diabetes Support Group

Date:  April 15, May 20, June 17, July 15, Aug. 19, Sept. 16, Oct. 21, Nov. 18 & Dec. 9, 2014
Time: 6:30pm
Location: Room 723A

Additional Information:
Held 3rd Tuesday of each month. For more info. call Marie at 745-7149.

Fertility Care Introductory Sessions- Natural Family Planning - April 16, 2014

Fertility Care Introductory Sessions-"Natural Family Planning"

Date: April 16, May 21, June18, July 16, Aug. 20, Sept. 17, Oct. 15, Nov. 19, 2014                           Time: 7:00pm
Location: Room 249
Presenter: Carol Greene, RN

Additional Information:
Learn how contemporary methods of Natural Family Planning work to avoid or achieve a pregnancy. This class is held monthly. Pre-registration is required by phone only. On line registration not accepted - please call 298-2385 for additional information and a brochure.

US Too! Prostate Cancer Support Group - April 17, 2014

US Too! Prostate Cancer Support Group

Date: April 17, May 15, June 19, July 17, Aug. 21, Sep. 18, Oct. 16, Nov. 20 & Dec. 18, 2014            Time: 7:00 PM
Location: 723A
Presenter: Bob Weller

Additional Information:
Meets monthly on the 3rd Thursday. For more information please call Gene at 695-1736.

Breast Cancer Support Group - April 22, 2014

Breast Cancer Support Group

Date: April 22, May 27, June 24, July 22, Aug. 26, Sept.23, Oct. 21, Nov. 18 & Dec. 9, 2014
Time: 7:30 pm
Location: 723A
Presenter: Kathy Kifer

Additional Information:
Open to all women and families who have been touched by breast cancer. The focus of the group is on one-on-one support and shared information. Held each month on the 4th Tuesday. For more information contact Kathy at 754-4719 or Joyce at 434-5081

Taking Charge of Your Diabetes (all day class) May 14, 2014

Diabetes Classes (ALL DAY) -Taking Charge of Your Diabetes

Date: May 14, July 17, Oct. 22 and Dec. 9, 2014
Time: 9 am - 5 pm
Location: Room 249
Presenter: Debra Hoffman, Certified Diabetes Educator
Paid for by most insurances

Additional Information:
This is an ALL Day Class to be held from 9 am - 5 pm in room 249. For more information and registration, call 298-2297.

Sibling 'Lets Celebrate Big Brother Big Sister' - May 22, 2014

Sibling "Lets Celebrate Big Brother Big Sister"

Date: May 22, Aug. 28 & Nov. 20, 2014

Time: 6:30 PM
Location: 249
Presenter: Martha Level, RN
Free of Charge

Additional Information:
Designed for children 3-8 years of age to help them prepare for the arrival of your new baby. Program includes hands-on learning, lots of talk about new babies and a visit to the Nursery. Please have children bring bear or a doll to use in the classroom exercise. Classes are held monthly. Registration is required - call 298-2145.

Nutrition and Diabetes Class - Tuesday, May 21, 2014

Nutrition and Diabetes Class

Date: Tuesday, May 22, 2014

Time: 6:30 - 8 pm

Location: Room 249

To register, call 298-2145. Space is limited.

Expectant Parent Classes (all day class) - Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Expectant Parent Classes - All Day

Date: Wednesday, May 28 & Saturday, November 8, 2014                                                                 Time: 9am - 5pm
Location: 249
Presenter: Carol Greene, RN

Additional Information:
These one-day classes are limited in class size, for more information and advanced registration please call 298-2618.

MS Support Group- April 3, 2014

MS Support Group

Date: April 3, 2014                                                                                                                       Time: 6:30pm
Location: Room 249

Additional Information:
 For more information call Megan at 634-2573 ext. 70502 at National MS Society. Meetings held the 2nd Thurday quarterly.

Expectant Parent Classes July 30, Aug. 6 & Aug. 13, 2014

Expectant Parent Classes (Series of Three Programs)

Date: Wednesdays, July 30, Aug. 6 & Aug. 13, 2014                                                                   Time: 7 PM
Location: Room249                                                                                                                                 Free

Additional Information:
These classes cover Introduction, changes of pregnancy and fitness, labor, birth and relaxation techniques, cesarean birth and recovery period, your newborn infant, breastfeedling your new baby. Tours of the Family Birthplace are given during each series. To register for an expectant parests class, please call 298-2618 or 298-2385.









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