June 4 FREE Smoking Cessation Classes
3 – 4 p.m., UMMC Terry Almeter Classroom, 127 North St. , Batavia . Four one-hour classes, 6/4, 11, 18 & 25, includes behavior modification skills, relaxation and stress management techniques, support advice. Call UMMC Healthy Living at 344-5331 to register.
June 5 FREE Blood Pressure Screening
1:30-3 p.m., Every Thursday of the month, UMMC Cardiac Rehab, 215 Summit St. , Batavia
June 9, 11, 16 and 18 Diabetes Self-Management Education Program
6– 8:30 p.m. UMMC Healthy Living, 211 East Main St. Batavia . Comprehensive Diabetes Education Class to help you take care and control your diabetes. Learn about nutrition, medication, glucose monitoring and exercise/fitness. Four 2½ hour sessions. Call Healthy Living 344-5331 to register. Fee: $150. (covered by many insurances)
June 11 FREE Blood Pressure Screening 10 a.m.- 12 Noon, Batavia Senior Center , 2 Bank Street , Batavia
Ongoing Programs :
Cancer Services Partnership
Mammogram, clinical breast exam, self-breast exam, and Pap smear testing are available to women over the age of 50 who are uninsured or underinsured. Free colorectal kits available to people over 50. Call the Cancer Services Partnership of Genesee and Orleans Counties at United Memorial at 344-5497. [email protected]
Childbirth Educational Classes
United Memorial Childbirth Classes prepare the pregnant mother and support person for the childbirth experience. Childbirth Education Program offers a six-week (two hour sessions) and a monthly eight-hour session (Friday evening and Saturday). All classes are held in Cary Hall at 211 East Main St. , Batavia . Call 344-5331 for more details or contact [email protected].
MOMS (Medicaid Obstetric and Maternal Service) is a prenatal education program for women who receive Medicaid or who are underinsured. Pregnancy testing and counseling are also available. Call 344-5355 for more details or email [email protected].
Breast Feeding Class
Cary Hall, 211 East Main St , Batavia . Instructor: Linda Lee Stoiber, RN, BSN, IBCLE, Lactation Consultant. $20 fee. (may be covered by insurance) Call 344-5331 to register or for more information contact [email protected].