Section: Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus

Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus Presents July Community Health Education & Support

06/30/2016

COMMUNITY HEALTH EDUCATION

Chair Yoga
Fridays, July 1, 8, 15 22 & 29 from 2 to 3 p.m.
Join the Center for Healthy Living at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus on Fridays to “get fit while you sit” as they present Chair Yoga, an exercise class for seniors. Relax your mind and body from a seated position, without the worry of getting up and down on the floor. Learn how to improve muscle tone, increase flexibility and circulation and alleviate stiff joints, all while increasing your overall health and well-being. This program will be held at the Center for Healthy Living at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus, located at 198 Prospect Street in Lakewood. Each session costs $5.

Safety and Sundaes: Keeping your Grandkids Safe and Happy While in Your Care Monday, July 11 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Learn about current trends in child safety in the home, outdoors and on the road at this interactive program. Bring your grandkids for safety games, prizes and ice cream sundaes. The event is presented by Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus and Safe Kids Monmouth/Ocean Counties, and will be held at the Manchester Branch of the Ocean County Library, located at 21 Colonial Drive in Manchester. For more information, and to register, call 732.657.7600

Aging Beautifully: Keeping your Skin Healthy After 60
Tuesday, July 19 at 11:30 a.m.

Have you ever wondered what causes age-related skin changes and how best to care for your skin? Join us as we discuss the current skincare recommendations by the American Academy of Dermatology, as well as helpful tips for navigating the over-the-counter skincare market to find products with known and proven anti-aging benefits. This program will be held in Conference Room A&B at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus, located at 600 River Avenue in Lakewood. To register, call 888.724.7123.

Blood Drive at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus
Thursday, July 28 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Choose to give the gift of life and donate blood at the Central Jersey Blood Center’s blood drive. The blood drive is open to the public, and will be held in Conference Room ABC at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus, located at 600 River Avenue in Lakewood. For more information, call 732.363.1900 ext. 22065.

Safety and Sundaes: Keeping your Grandkids Safe and Happy While in your Care Monday, August 1 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Learn about current trends in child safety in the home, outdoors and on the road at this interactive program. Bring your grandkids for safety games, prizes and ice cream sundaes. The event is presented by Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus and Safe Kids Monmouth/Ocean Counties, and will be held at the Center for Healthy Living, located at 198 Prospect Street in Lakewood. For more information, and to register, call 888.726.2362.

SUPPORT

Caregivers Support Group
Tuesdays, July 5, 12, 19 & 26 from Noon to 2:00 p.m.
Wednesdays, July 6, 13, 20 & 27 from 12:15 to 2:15 p.m.

Sponsored by Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus and the Ocean County Office of Senior Services, this ongoing weekly support group is open to anyone who is caring for a person age 60 or older living in Ocean County. Facilitated by Kathleen Holahan, MSW, LCSW, this group is held at the Center for Healthy Living, located at 198 Prospect Street in Lakewood. For more information, please contact Kathleen at 732.730.9112.

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Group
Wednesdays, July 6, 13, 20, & 27 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Offered by Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus, this free ongoing support group helps participants learn and share with others facing the unique challenges of being a “grandfamily.” Facilitated by Kathleen Holahan, MSW, LCSW, this group is held at the Center for Healthy Living, located at 198 Prospect Street in Lakewood. For more information, please contact Kathleen at 732.730.9112.

Bereavement Support Group
Tuesdays, July 12 and 26 from 2:15 to 3:30 p.m.
Learn what to expect in the grieving process as well as how to deal with your expectations and the expectations of others in this Bereavement Support group, sponsored by Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus and the Ocean County Office of Senior Services. Facilitated by Kathleen Holahan, MSW, LCSW, this group is held at the Center for Healthy Living, located at 198 Prospect Street in Lakewood. For more information, please contact Kathleen at 732.730.9112.

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