HMHP OFFERS SLIMDOWN PROGRAM: Humility of Mary Health Partners registered dietitians will offer another SlimDown program starting in early January.
SlimDown is a six-week weight management program that focuses on lifestyle changes in food, activities and behaviors. Registered dietitians trained in adult weight management teach the program.
Classes are held 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Jan. 9 to Feb. 13 in Community Room 2 of the D.D. and Velma Davis Family YMCA, 45 McClurg Road, Boardman; and Thursdays, Jan. 10 to Feb. 14 at St. Joe's at the Mall, Eastwood Mall (behind Sears).
Cost is $40 for new participants and $20 for repeat participants.
To register, call Humility of Mary Healthline at 330-480-3151 or toll free 877-700-4647. Deadline for registration is Jan. 2.
GIRARD OFFERS FLU SHOT: The Girard City Health Department will offer flu vaccines between 9 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, by appointment only. Appointments can be scheduled by calling the health department at 330-545-6048.
FLU CLINIC TO BE HELD: A flu clinic will be held from 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m. daily at Warren West Community Health Center, 716 Tod Ave., Warren. Walk-ins are welcome. For more information, call 330-373-0222.
PROGRAM OFFERED FOR DEALING WITH ISSUES: An eight-step Christian program based on the Beatitudes is open to anyone dealing with a life-controlling habit or issue. It meets from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays at the Bloomfield Recovery Center, 10113 Creaser Ashtabula Road, Bloomfield.
For more details, call 330-599-2402.
CANCER SUPPORT GROUP TO MEET: A cancer support group meets 7 p.m. every third Thursday at Calvary Bible Church, 2878 Warren Meadville Road, Cortland.
For more information, call Tom at 330-772-3652.
MS GROUP MEETS: The MS Support Group will meet from 6 to 8 p.m. the third Thursday of the month at the Knights of Columbus Warren Council, 1947 E. Market St., Warren. For more information and to confirm meeting, contact Kevin at 330-306-8399 or email Kevincode7@aol.com.
ST. JOE'S AT THE MALL: Open Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Tuesday and Thursday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., the facility is next to Sears at the Eastwood Mall. To make an appointment, call 330-652-7542 unless otherwise noted.
St. Joe's at the Mall is a Silver Sneakers site. Call or visit for more information.
FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS: Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. to noon, Monday and Tuesday from 2 to 4 p.m.
FLU AND PNEUMONIA VACCINES: By appointment on various days. Call for times.
STRONG BONES - STRONG PEOPLE: Personalized strength training and nutritional education for those who have osteoporosis, low bone density or at risk to improve muscle strength and nutrition. Call for appointment.
FIT AND FUN: A bi-weekly group exercise class with a personal fitness trainer. Silver Slippers chair exercise class also available bi-weekly. Call for times. ZUMBA Gold classes weekly. Call for times.
FREE PERIPHERAL VASCULAR DISEASE SCREENING: 1 to 4 p.m. Thursday. Nurse will measure blood flow to the legs by doing Ankle Brachial Index. By appointment only. Call 330-652-7542.
TRUMBULL MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
PRE-OP HIP CLASS: 10:30 a.m. Jan. 2, The Education Room eighth floor. Call Julia at 330-841-9162 to register.
MAN TO MAN PROSTATE CANCER SUPPORT: 7 to 8:30 p.m. Jan. 2, TMH Medical Professional Building, 1353 East Market Street - Warren, Cancer Center Waiting Room. For prostate cancer patients. No registration required. For additional information call 1-800-227-2345.
"WE CARE" PROGRAM: 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m. Jan. 4, 11, 18 and 25, Conference Room B Ground floor. Support Group for family & friends covering various topics & needs. Call 330-841-1917 for additional information.
DIABETES DAY GROUP CLASS SERIES: 2 to 3 p.m. Jan. 7 and 8 and 1:30 to 3 p.m. Jan. 9 and 10. Class meets in Diabetes Room 905. Call Diabetes Department at 330-841-9689 to register. Physician referral required.
THREE WEEK PREPARED CHILDBIRTH: 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Jan. 7, 14 and 21. Call Educational Services at 330-841-9880 to register.
PRE-OP KNEE CLASS: 10:30 a.m. jan. 8, The Education Room eighth floor. Call Julia at 330-841-9162 to register.
NORTHSIDE MEDICAL CENTER
OUR LIVING WITH STROKE: Support group meets 2:30 to 4 p.m. at Hillside Rehabilitation Hospital in the Boardroom on the first Thursday of every month. All stroke survivors and their families are welcome to attend. For more information, call 330-841-3891.
BREASTFEEDING CLASS: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Jan. 8. Provides parents with up-to-date information to help them make the best, informed choice when it comes to breastfeeding your new baby. This class meets the second Tuesday of every month. The fee is $10 but free if enrolled in Childbirth Class. To register for Northside Medical Center classes, call 330-884-2912.
CANCER CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP: 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Jan. 8. The group meets the second Tuesday of the month at Northside Medical Center, Building B, Radiation/Oncology Department. All caregivers are welcome. Call Joyce at 330-652-0071 for more information.