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Ongoing Events

Men’s Church Softball League of the South Hills Seeks Players, Teams
Registration is open to teams and/or players wanting to play in the Men’s Church Softball League of the South Hills. Games are played as doubleheaders on Saturdays; sometimes makeup games on Fridays.  Normal season runs through July. Games are played in Bethel Park or Bridgeville. Contact Bob Keibler, League Commissioner at 724-518-6072 or rkeibler@nacahtech.com.

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Monthly Family Support Group Meetings
Looking for support around a diagnosis of Leukemia, Lymphoma, Hodgkin’s Disease or Myeloma? 
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society sponsors free monthly Family Support Group Meetings for all patients, family members caregivers and friends affected by blood cancers.

  • Greensburg, PA - Third Thursday of each month from 1:00 to 2:30 PM 
    Our Clubhouse Westmoreland, 4893 Route 30 Greensburg, PA 15601 
  • South Hills (Bethel Park, PA) - Fourth Tuesday of each month from 7:00 to 8:30 PM 
    Christ United Methodist Church, 44 Highland Rd. Bethel Park, PA 15102 

For more information or to register to attend please call: 1.800.726.2873, ext. 2882 

Wilfred R. Cameron Wellness Center Kidzone Summer Camp
Camp activities include swimming, dancing, traditional sports, crafts, unique sports, reading, nature hikes and activities. Daily and weekly options available. For more information call Jared Englert at 724-225-WELL or email jenglert@whs.org.

The Pilates Body Class Schedule – You Are Never Too Old To Start a Pilates Program!
Burn calories, build muscle and improve your health in 2016. Learn Pilates Class is offered Monday evenings at 6:30 pm and Friday morning at 9:00 am. For more information, call 724-941-2411 and visit us online at www.thepilatesbody.org

Special Introductory Offer: Private lessons by yourself or with a group of 2 to 4 others (semi-private), is an opportunity to begin building a strong and progressive practice in Classical Pilates. Private lessons are set up by appointment only, from 6 am to 8 pm daily and on the weekends.  Call or email the The Pilates Body at 724-941-2411 to set up your first appointment. 

Quit Smoking Now!
To learn more about how hypnotherapy can help you quit smoking, call Pittsburgh Integrative Mental Health at 412-687-1234 or log on to www.pimhservices.com. Six-week programs (individual and group)

September 2018

September 2
Run For Autism
7:30 am - 12:00 pm. Gingerbread Man Running Company is excited to announce our Labor Day Half Marathon/5k/10k that will support Autism Connection of Pennsylvania.  The race will be sponsored by Tri-Medical Rehab Supply. The course will begin at the Westmoreland County Community College. Post-race food for sale provided by AVI, WCCC’s food service provider. The half Marathon begins at 7:30, followed by the 5k and 10k at 7:35.  Registration opens at 6:00 a.m.  5k awards will be at 8:30, 10k at 9:30 and 11 for the half marathon. Race registration cost includes a t-shirt, finisher medal (half marathon only), and a pint glass. For more information and to register.

September 4
Health and Fitness
Fall classes begin the week of September 4. Westminster Recreation and Outreach Program (WROC), offers a variety of fitness classes that range from beginner to advanced.  Classes are held in our full sized gym or our fitness room. Aerobics and Strength Training, Barre - Pilates Fusion, Flow Yoga, Total Body Sculpt, Zumba.  Visit our website at wroc.westminster-church.org or call Kathy Long at 412-835-6630x200 for details and registration.

September 4
Question, Persuade, Refer: Suicide Prevention.
6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Peters Township Public Library, 616 E. McMurray Road, McMurray, PA 15317. September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. Due to the dramatic rise in suicides in Pennsylvania and across the nation, the Peters Township Public Library will host Question, Persuade, Refer: Suicide Prevention in partnership with Prevent Suicide PA on Monday, September 4 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The library is the first site in Pennsylvania to offer this suicide prevention training called QPR which stands for Question, Persuade, and Refer – the 3 simple steps that anyone can learn to decrease suicidal behaviors and save lives. Register to attend online at ptlibrary.org or call 724.941.9430 #1 to attend this free training session.

September 6
8th Annual Behavioral Health and Aging Conference: Addiction and Mental Health in Late Life
Registration is open! For more information and to register, please go to: https://upmc.asapconnected.com/CourseDetail.aspx?CourseId=177701. Early-Bird rates end on August 10, 2018. Free parking! This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM

September 6
CCChampions 4th Annual Night of Inspiration
6:00 to 8:00 pm. Clear Story Studios 1931 Sidney Street, Pittsburgh, PA. For more info and to purchase tickets, visit www.ccchampions.com/inspiration.  

September 6
UPMC South Hills Showcase of Health Services
Free event includes health screenings, info displays, giveaways, light refreshments. Attend presentations by physicians and medical experts: 

  • 3:30 to 4 p.m. “ Women’s Health,” Physical Therapists from UPMC Centers for Rehab Services
  • 4 to 4:30 p.m. “ Dementia,” Geriatric Physician, Rollin Wright, MD, UPMC Benedum Geriatric Center
  • 4:30 to 4:45 p.m. “ Aspirin and the Prevention of Colorectal Cancer,” Vincent Reyes MD, UPMC Cancer Center
  • 4:45 to 5 p.m. “ Reflux Screening & Lung Screening,” Omar Awais MD, UPMC Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • 5 to 5:15 p.m. “ Hand Pain and Numbness,” Robert Goitz, MD, UPP Dept. of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • 5:15 to 5:30 p.m. “ Rotator Cuff Injuries,” Bryson Lesniak, MD, UPP Dept. of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • 5:30 to 6 p.m. “ Top mistakes patients make when receiving foot care,” Stephen Conti, MD, Orthopaedic Specialists-UPMC
  • 6 to 6:30 p.m. “ Common Eye Diseases,” John Swogger, DO, UPMC Eye Center

September 7
Senior Health Expo
Heidelberg Volunteer Fire Hall.  10:00 AM to 12:00 PM with doors opening at 9:00. If you have any questions, contact Corinne Lumadue at 412-264-4260.

September 7
PennCares Support Services offers Hands on Approached to Hoarding
Clearing a Path to Treatment. 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. At Presbyterian Senior Living, 1 Trinity Drive E, Suite 201, Dillsburg, PA 17019. Room: Learning Center. Registration is available at 717-632-5552 xt. 4124 or mchittum@penncares.org

September 7
PennCares Support Services offers Hands on Approached to Hoarding
Clearing a Path to Treatment. 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. At Presbyterian Senior Living, 1 Trinity Drive E, Suite 201, Dillsburg, PA 17019. Room: Learning Center. Registration is available at 717-632-5552 xt. 4124 or mchittum@penncares.org

September 10
FITNESS FOR SENIORS (55+) beginning the week of September 10

Arthritis Foundation Exercise
September 10 - October 29
Mondays: 9:30 - 10:20 a.m.
Wednesdays: 10:00 - 10:50 a.m.

Gentle Yoga Morning & Evening Classes
September 10 - October 31
Mondays: 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Wednesdays: 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Strong Bodies - Strong Bones
Maintain and Build Bone Strength
September 12 - December 12
Wednesdays: 9:00 - 9:50 a.m.

Tai Chi
September 12 - December 12
Wednesdays: 11:15 – noon

Visit our website at wroc.westminster-church.org or call Kathy Long at 412-835-6630x200 for details and registration.

September 11
Alzheimer’s Education Series
Hosted by Presbyterian SeniorCare Network. Helpful Tips on Legal Planning.  Registration & Dinner: 5 pm - 5:30 pm.  Program: 5:30 pm – 6:30pm.  Presenter: Carl Zacharia, Esq., Founder/ Elder Law Attorney, Zacharia Brown. Register by Friday, September 7. To register, please call 724-250-5001 or email WashingtonEvent@SrCare.org. Each presentation will be held at Presbyterian SeniorCare Network in the Hillsview Chapel. Presbyterian SeniorCare Network is located at 835 South Main Street, Washington, PA 15301.

September 11 - October 20
DELAY THE DISEASE(tm).
Fitness class for those managing Parkinson's disease. Ohio Health Delay the Disease(tm) is a fitness program designed to empower people with Parkinson's disease (PD) by targeting their symptoms and optimizing their physical function. This Parkinson's specific fitness program is designed to proactively minimize tremors and improve flexibility, stability, balance, and strength. Classes include exercises to improve activities of daily living, like getting out of bed, getting off the floor, getting out of the car, getting out of the chair, dressing, freezing, posture, rigidity, moving about in crowds, and lots more.
2:00 - 3:00 p.m.Tuesdays only: $40,
Thursdays only: $35, Tuesdays and Thursdays: $75.
Visit our website at wroc.westmnster-church.org or call Kathy Long at 412-835-6630 for details and registration.

September 11
Introduction to Autism
6:30 – 8:30 pm. For Parents and Caregivers of Children
Presented by Autism Connection of PA Staff. Please come and ask your questions, meet others with similar concerns and learn what to do at home and in the community! This is a free workshop, but pre-registration is required. For more information and to register.

September 12
WCCF Gives Day
Leadership Washington Co. The success of the LWC Program largely depends on the financial and business support from our community.  Go to wccfaives.org on September 12, 2018 between 8 am and 8 pm to donate.

September 13
Senior Health Forum
Heinz History Center 6:00 pm. Open to the public. Free admission and parking.  Registration required:  www.promo.post-gaette.com/healthforum or call 412-263-1541.

September 13
How to Have a Difficult Conversation
Hosted by Heidi Sadecky. Event times:  7:30 – 9:30 am, 1:00 – 3:00 pm and 6:00 – 8:00 pm.  Carnegie coffee Company, 132 E. Main Street, Carnegie, PA  15106. 

September 14
7th Annual Conference on ADHD and Executive Function
Hilton Garden Inn Southpointe/Canonsburg, PA
This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM  Continuing education credits for other professionals, including Act 48, are also available. For additional information and/or to register, please go to: https://upmc.asapconnected.com/CourseDetail.aspx?CourseId=175964

September 14
Senior Health Expo
Kennedy Volunteer Fire Hall. 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM with doors opening at 9:00. If you have any questions, contact Corinne Lumadue at 412-264-4260.

September 15
Pittsburgh Recovery Walk
The City of Pittsburgh will host its third annual Greater Pittsburgh Recovery Walk through Downtown Pittsburgh, presented by UPMC, UPMC Health Plan and Community Care. The Recovery Walk celebrates the many roads to recovery from addiction and all those who travel them. To learn more, please visit pghrecoverywalk.org.

September 18
Baptist Homes Society 4th Annual Senior Health & Wellness Fair
10 am – 2 pm at the Galleria of Mt. Lebanon, 1500 Washington Road, Pittsburgh, PA.  For more information contact Sue Lauer at 412-350-9654 or slauer@baptisthomes.org.

September 20
Find Your Fit – Westmoreland County Volunteer Fair
We are always proud to announce that Home Instead Senior Care will be participating in the upcoming Pittsburgh Walk to End Alzheimer's on Saturday, October 13th, 2018! We will be hosting our 3rd annual Bingo Bonanza to help fundraise for the walk. The event will include bingo games, a 50/50, and a Chinese auction. We would greatly appreciate your participation, and any raffle basket donations for the auction. If you or someone you know would like to donate/volunteer, please contact Maranda, Colby, or Leigh Ann at the office for more information!  

  • Where: The Pleasant Hills Apartments @ 500 East Bruceton Road. Pleasant Hills, PA 15236.
  • When: Thursday, September 20th from 5-7pm. Seating will be limited so be sure to RSVP to the Home Instead Office by September 13th.(412)-205-3345

September 21
Find Your Fit – Westmoreland County Volunteer Fair
Want to help others? Explore volunteer opportunities at Westmoreland County Community College 9 am-12 pm. To learn more, call 724-420-4184 or visit www.volunteerwestmoreland.org.

September 28
Senior Health Expo
Mayernik Center at Avonworth Community Park. 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM with doors opening at 9:00. If you have any questions, contact Corinne Lumadue at 412-264-4260.

September 28
"A Taste of Blues," the kickoff party of the first-ever Blues and Heritage Festival presented by Highmark.
Live blues music from local and nationally-renowned musicians will fill the August Wilson Center for guests to enjoy as they sample tastings from some of the best restaurants in the city. This year’s theme is “blues and barbecue”- participating restaurants will provide offerings of classic and modern spins on tasty barbecue cuisine.Additional information about the Blues & Heritage Festival is available at: https://trustarts.org/ production/60340/taste-of- blues-party

September 29
Walk to End Alzheimer’s
Twin Lakes Park. Westmoreland County walk.  For more information on sponsorship opportunities or creating our own team visit als.org/walk.  Questions? Contact Brittany Coulter at bcoulter@alz.org or 412-261-5040 x 3111

 

October 2018

October 9
Alzheimer’s Education Series
Hosted by Presbyterian SeniorCare Network. Managing My Day to Day Routine While Caring for a Loved One Living with Dementia.  Registration & Dinner: 5 pm- 5:30 pm.   Program: 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm. Presenter: Carrie Chiusano, CADDCT, CDP, ADC, Executive Director, Presbyterian SeniorCare Network Dementia Care Center of Excellence. Register by Friday, October 5. To register, please call 724-250-5001 or email WashingtonEvent@SrCare.org. Each presentation will be held at Presbyterian SeniorCare Network in the Hillsview Chapel. Presbyterian SeniorCare Network is located at 835 South Main Street, Washington, PA 15301.

October 11
11th Annual Senior Fair
10 am – 1 pm. Broughton VFD, 1030 Cochrans Mills Road.  Pittsburgh (South Park), PA. (Drug drop-off box- please bring any unused or expired medications for disposal).

October 13
18th Annual Gala – Autism Connection of Pennsylvania
6:00 pm. – 10:00 pm. J. Verno Stuidos, 330 Jane Street, Pittsburgh, Pa. Cost is $150.00.  Please join us in an evening of special recognitions, auctions, music and more. Please RSVP by September 28, 2018.  For more information.

October 13
Walk to End Alzheimer’s
We are always proud to announce that Home Instead Senior Care will be participating in the upcoming Pittsburgh Walk to End Alzheimer's on Saturday, October 13th, 2018! We will be hosting our 3rd annual Bingo Bonanza to help fundraise for the walk. The event will include bingo games, a 50/50, and a Chinese auction. We would greatly appreciate your participation, and any raffle basket donations for the auction. If you or someone you know would like to donate/volunteer, please contact Maranda, Colby, or Leigh Ann at the office for more information! 

  • Where: The Pleasant Hills Apartments @ 500 East Bruceton Road. Pleasant Hills, PA 15236
  • When: Thursday, September 20th from 5-7pm. Seating will be limited so be sure to RSVP to the Home Instead Office by September 13th.(412)-205-3345

October 16
2018 SWPPA Annual Conference “Embracing Aging.”
Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh/Southpointe
In conjunction with a new location this year, we have an expanded conference format with morning and afternoon concurrent sessions. We are excited to offer additional sponsorship and promotional opportunities to maximize the exposure for those who support the conference. Please take a moment to review the new opportunities and deliverables included here in our exhibitor prospectus.  Space is limited; submit your application early. All opportunities are on a first-come, first-served basis. The deadline is August 1, 2018.  Contact us at conference@swppa.org or 412-344-1414 with any questions.

October 19
2018 PA Breast Cancer Coalition Conference
Workshops sessions will include topics like: New Advances in Treatment for Women with BRCA Mutations, Advances in Breast Cancer Research and Clinical Trials, The Benefits of Exercise During and after Treatment and much more. For more information go to www.pabreastcancer.org.

October 20
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Annual Pennsylvania Blood Cancer Conference
Pittsburgh Marriott City Center. This is a wonderful educational event for blood cancer patients, survivors, caregivers, and their families to learn more about the latest disease-specific breakthroughs and current treatments from local and national experts. This is a FREE program, but registration will be required. For information on how to register, please contact Angela Austin at 412-395-2882 or Angela.Austin@lls.org.

Support Groups

ALZHEIMER'S

Presbyterian SeniorCare, in affiliation with the Alzheimer's Association, offers monthly support and educational sessions. All are free of charge and open to the public. To RSVP, contact Jennifer Marasco Kuhn at 412-826-4059 or jmarasco@srcare.org.

When: Last Tuesday of each month
Time: 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Where: Woodside Place, Presbyterian SeniorCare: 1215 Hulton Road, Oakmont, PA 15139
Contact: 412-826-4059

Presbyterian SeniorCare, in affiliation with the Alzheimer's Association, offers monthly support and educational sessions. All are free of charge and open to the public. To RSVP, contact Jennifer Marasco Kuhn at 412-826-4059 or jmarasco@srcare.org.

When: 2nd Tuesday of each month
Time: 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Where: Presbyterian SeniorCare, Hillsview Chapel: 835 South Main Street, Washington, PA 15301
Contact: 724-223-5745

ADDICTION

Bridge to Hope Support Group
Drug and alcohol addiction and its accompanying tragedies have touched countless Americans from all walks of life and from all backgrounds. The Bridge to Hope provides free education and support to such affected families. Anonymity respected. Bridge to Hope Support Group is an Outreach Program of the Passavant Hospital Foundation and as such is a support organization only and does not offer medical or psychological advice. Meets weekly on Wednesday at 7 p.m. at Conference Room #1, Passavant Hospital Foundation Conference Center, Cumberland Woods Village, 700 Cumberland Woods Dr., Allison Park. No registration is necessary. For additional information, call (412) 748-6640.

BEREAVEMENT

Beyond Bridge to Hope Support Group
Beyond Bridge to Hope is a monthly Bereavement Support Group for adult family members who have experienced the death of a loved one due to drug or alcohol abuse. Meetings are held the second Wednesday of the month, from 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. at the Passavant Hospital Foundation Conference Center in McCandless Township. They are facilitated by a certified grief counselor, whose specialty has been in the area of bereavement for the past 24 years, Susan Wesner, RN, MSN, CS, a psychiatric clinical nurse specialist at Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic of UPMC. The meetings are free of charge. Beyond Bridge to Hope Bereavement Support Group is an Outreach Program of the Passavant Hospital Foundation and as such is a support organization only and does not offer medical or psychological advice. No registration is necessary. For additional information, call 412-748-6640.

Good Grief Center offers Bereavement Support Groups
The Good Grief Center for Bereavement Support offers support groups for anyone having trouble coping with the death of a loved one. General groups are from 3 to 4:30 p.m. on first and third Wednesdays; and from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on second and fourth Thursdays. A "Daughters without Mothers" support group meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on the first and third Thursday of each month. The Good Grief Center, a nonprofit organization located at 2717 Murray Ave. in Squirrel Hill, serves all ages and is a division of Ursuline Senior Services. To register, call 412-224-4700 or send e-mail to support@goodgriefcenter.com. For more information, visit www.goodgriefcenter.com.

SouthernCare Hospice
Offers a monthly Bereavement Support Group free to the public. The group meets from 4:30-5:30 the Third Monday of every month at 90 West Chestnut Street, Ste. 500, Washington, PA 15301. No registration is required. For more information please call 724-222-7425.

Suicide Bereavement Support Group at Monongahela Valley Hospital
Monongahela Valley Hospital will begin a Suicide Bereavement Support Group for anyone who has been touched by suicide. Sessions will start Monday, February 9, 2015, and will meet the second and fourth Mondays through May at 6 p.m. in the hospital’s Anthony M. Lombardi Education Conference Center. The free informal group meetings will be led by staff Psychologist Sam Lonich, who has extensive professional experience working with suicide survivors. The last day to register for the sessions is Friday, Feb. 6, 2015. Register by calling 724-268-1144.

BREASTFEEDING/PRENATAL

Community Health and Education Programs
The Washington Hospital Breastfeeding Support Group For pregnant women, mothers who are currently breastfeeding, fathers and siblings. Last Monday each month (except December) from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the Community Room The Washington Hospital. Register by calling 724-250-4476.

CANCER

Third Monday of each Month "Teal Hearts Network” - Support Group for Cancer Survivors
The National Ovarian Cancer Coalition (NOOC), Pittsburgh Chapter, and the Cancer Caring Center have teamed up to offer “Teal Hearts Network” at the Cancer Caring Center’s Bloomfield Headquarters.  Mary Urban will lead the group, which will offer survivors the opportunity to share common concerns and experiences. Meetings will be held on the third Monday of each month from 6:30 to 8:00. Registration is requested by calling the NOCC at 412 661-1095.

Living Each Day Support Group
For cancer patients and their families. Second Thursday each month.
5:30 p.m. at Occupational Therapy Apt., 4th floor, The Washington Hospital. Register by calling 724-229-2278

Prostate Cancer Support Group
For patients with prostate cancer and/or their families. Third Thursday of each month.
7 to 8:30 p.m. at Occupational Therapy Apt., 4th floor, The Washington Hospital. Register at 724-229-2278

Free Bariatric Surgery Information Seminar - Second Monday of each month.
Christopher J. Myers, MD, minimally invasive bariatric and general surgeon with the UPMC Horizon Bariatric Surgery Center, will offer a free bariatric surgery information seminar at UPMC-Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Associates. Dr. Myers will continue to hold information seminars at the Franklin office the second Monday of every month. To register for the seminar or to schedule an appointment with Dr. Myers, call 724-588-6660. UPMC-Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Associates is located at 44 Circle St., Franklin.

CHILDREN/TEEN

Teen Outreach Program
With Mary Jo Podgurksi and the staff of the Academy for Adolescent Health, Inc. ECHO – Educating Children for Healthy Outcomes – Home-based early intervention program for children in grades 4-8. Parents & Daughters – Girls ages 9-12. Parents & Sons – Boys ages 10-14. Pregnant & Parenting Teens – Supportive services for high-school teens that are pregnant or parenting. Teen Father Program – Young fathers up to the age of 22. For more information, call (724) 222-2311.

Healthy Family Home Training Camp
The Allegheny YMCA, the Wilmerding YMCA and the Homewood Brushton YMCA is offering The Healthy Family Home Training Camp. This 12-week program helps families prevent obesity by engaging them in activities that support a healthy lifestyle.  Incentives like family memberships are offered to participants at no cost.  Groups are now forming.  To learn more, contact Gretchen North at 412-227-3820 or gnorth@ymcapgh.org.

FOOD/BARIATRIC SURGERY

Compulsive Eaters Anonymous Meetings
CEA-HOW is a non-profit 12-Step, self-help group for anyone who has a problem with food. It is based on the principles of Alcoholics Anonymous. If you have a problem with food addiction or compulsive eating, CEA-HOW might be for you. It's simple, it's free & it works! It's a new way of life. For more information, call 412-225-1664, or email info@ceahowpa.org or visit our website at www.ceahowpa.org.

Sunday

  • 8:30 a.m. - Bethel Park Library, 5100 W. Library Road (Book Study), Bethel Park, PA 15102

Monday

  • 6:30 p.m. - Avalon Ministry Center, 336 South Home Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15202 (Avalon)

Tuesday

  • 7:15 a.m. - Trinity Episcopal Church, 550 S. Main Street (Pitch), Washington, PA 15301
  • 4:30 p.m. - Dormont Presbyterian Church, 2865 Espy Avenue (Book Study), Dormont, PA 15216

Thursday

  • 7:00 a.m. - Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 105 Gateshead Drive, McMurray, PA 15317

Friday

  • 6:00 p.m. - Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 105 Gateshead Drive, McMurray, PA 15317

Saturday

  • 8:30 a.m. - Alliance Church, 2510 Old Washington Road, Upper St. Clair, PA 15241
  • 9:00 a.m. - Christ Church Parish House, 122 N. Maple Avenue Rear, Greensburg, PA 15601

MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS

North Hills Support Group
Meets every second Tuesday of the month.
Passavant Hospital, Donor Hall, 6:30 pm. Contact Judy at judpot50@yahoo.com or call 412-979-2233. All are welcome, patients, family, caretakers, friends!

STROKE

Stroke Support Group
Share feelings associated with life after stroke, as well as obtain information on services available to stroke victims and their caregivers. Third Tuesday of each month from 4:30 to 6 p.m. at Occupational Therapy Apt., 4th floor, The Washington Hospital. Register at 724-229-2449

The Allen Place Stroke  Support Program
Meets every Thursday of the month.
10:30 AM—1:00 PM at 227 Bonvue Street, Pittsburgh. Health education and training, social activities, physical activity, guest speakers and nutritional experiences.  For more information, contact Jerry Ann Allen, RN, MPM, Executive Director, at 412-231-1531 and visit www.allenplacecommunity.org.   

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