Laughs for Lemonade

By | June 30, 2010

8 p.m., Saturday, July 17, The Lucas Theatre, 32 Abercorn Street. Laughs for Lemonade features comedians Karen Morgan and Nancy Witter. These hilarious boomer babes’ performance will benefit the Mom’s Lemonade Fund. By raising awareness of ovarian cancer and raising money, the performers are following the mission of the fund and “Making lemons into lemonade!” To purchase tickets, please call … Continue reading “Laughs for Lemonade”

Every Step Counts Survivors Walk

By | June 30, 2010

9 a.m., Saturday, July 24 Every Step Counts enthusiastically invites all cancer patients, survivors, and caregivers to join us on our monthly walk. The walk is free and open to everybody. For more information or to register, call DeDe Cargill at 912-398-6554.

Getting Ready for Baby

By | June 30, 2010

(for Georgia Medicaid Recipients only) 6.30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., beginning Thursday, July 1, Women’s Health Institute Conference Room located in the Center for Advanced Medicine, Memorial University Medical Center This class covers information on having a healthy pregnancy, preparing for and understanding childbirth, and basic baby care. The class meets every Thursday for six weeks. There is no charge … Continue reading “Getting Ready for Baby”

Blood Pressure Screenings

By | June 30, 2010

St. Joseph’s/Candler African- American Health Information and Resource Center, located at 1910 Abercorn St., will conduct free blood pressure screenings every Monday through Thursday from 8:30 AM to 7:00 PM, and every Friday from 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM. Call 447-6605 for information.

Support Group

By | June 30, 2010

The St. Joseph’s/Candler Cancer Support Group meets July 7 11 am to Noon in the conference center located on the 2nd floor, Nancy N. and J. C. Lewis Cancer & Research Pavilion, Reynolds Street, across from Candler Hospital. For information, call 819-8784.

Free Hearing Screenings

By | June 30, 2010

St. Joseph’s/Candler’s SmartSenior offers free hearing screenings on July 14 (second Wednesday of the month) by appointment in the SmartSenior office, #8 Medical Arts. The screenings are open to the public. For more information, call (912) 352-4405.

The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program Needs Volunteers

By | June 30, 2010

Share your time and special talents with others, join the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program of EOA, we need your help to help others. Through RSVP seniors 55 and older serve in various community organizationsfrom 1 to 40 hours per week. Make your choice of where you want to serve from the many local agencies we are affiliated with. Qualifications … Continue reading “The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program Needs Volunteers”

The Foster Grandparent Program

By | June 30, 2010

The Foster Grandparent Program (FGP) of EOA is in need of volunteers to share their time and talents in their communities. We are looking for seniors age 60 and older to volunteer their time in educational facilities, Day Cares and other social service agencies 20 hours per week. For more information, call Linda Fields (912) 234-7842 or (912) 238-2960 ext. … Continue reading “The Foster Grandparent Program”

Fitness Club

By | June 30, 2010

St. Joseph’s/Candler African- American Health Information and Resource Center offers the Living Smart Fitness Club, providing nutritional education and an exercise program to encourage lifestyle changes, on July and every Tuesday from 5:30 to 7 PM at the Center, 1910 Abercorn St. For more information, call 447-6605.

Full Circle

By | June 30, 2010

a Center for Education and Grief Support is offering two new seven-week support groups beginning Tuesday, July 13, 2010 from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Full Circle, 450 Mall Blvd.by July 12 as space is limited. Offered free of charge as a community service of Hospice Savannah, Inc.Call 303-9442 to register today.