Health Education Events

MANY OF OUR SERVICES INVOLVE TEACHING COMMUNITY MEMBERS.

If we can help you stay healthy, that benefits everybody – you, your family and our community. The Healthbridge Education Series is just one way we do this. We also sponsor a variety of support groups, classes and workshops for all ages.

CHILDBIRTH/BABY CARE EDUCATION

  • Beginning Breastfeeding Class, free for new mothers and their babies
  • Moments to Miracles, childbirth education class
  • New Baby Day Camp, for big brothers and sisters

CHILDREN’S ACTIVITIES
Respite Nights, a parent night out, for children with special needs, siblings, and friends held at The Children’s Center and Parrish Health & Fitness Center

The Children’s Center Activities:

  • Mom’s Morning Out for ages 2–3
  • Playgroup Pals for ages 1–3
  • MAK Gathering (Mothers and Kids) Support Group–birth to age 2

SUPPORT GROUPS

  • A.W.A.K.E. Sleep Disorders Support Group
  • Cardiac & Pulmonary Wellness Programs
  • Caregiver Support Group
  • Diabetes Support Group
  • Grandparents Raising Grandchildren
  • Look Good, Feel Better, for cancer survivors
  • Parkinson Support Group of North Brevard
  • Parrish Partners Cancer Support Group
  • Pulmonary Hypertension Support Group
  • Stroke-Heart Survivors Group

HEALTH EDUCATION

  • HealthBridge Events
    • January: Active Living in 2015
    • February: Senior Class
    • March: Bite Into a Healthy Lifestyle
    • April: Keeping a Healthy Mind
    • May: Sleep More Weigh Less
    • June: Every Day is Safety Day
    • July: Planning Your Health Future
    • August: You and Your Joints
    • September: Is Qigong Right for You?
    • October: Better Breathing
    • November: Be Mindful of Mental Health
    • December: The Gift of Good Health
  • Diabetes Group Class and Diabetes Survival Skills
  • Living Healthy for living with chronic conditions
  • Matter of Balance Workshop
  • Parrish Health & Fitness Center exercise, nutrition, wellness classes
  • EMMI online education for surgical procedures and chronic condition management
  • Crash Course on Aging
  • Caregiver Academy by Parrish Senior Solutions
  • Caregiver Boot Camp by Parrish Senior Consultation Center
  • Ask Me 3TM

Parrish Healthbridge: Healthcare Simplified

For education, breaking news or a message from your physician, HealthBridge will get it to you quickly.

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