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 Yoga Right for You?
    • October: Better Breathing
    • November: Be Mindful of Mental 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.

  • Healthy Living

    Q & A: Me, Have Diabetes?

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    Keep Mental Health Top of Mind

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    Cholesterol Conscious

    You may think you know all about cholesterol, but you'd be surprised at what it really does in and for our bodies. It has been called the ha...

  • Healthy Living

    The Place to Heal Chronic Wounds

    by Kristine Mulry, PMC wound care program director The moment patients step inside either one of the Parrish Wound Healing Centers, they rea...

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    Where Safety is Concerned, Zero is H...

    In school, when you score zero on a test, it’s a bad thing.In sports, if your team has a goose egg on the scoreboard, everyone’s unhappy.How...

  • Healthy Living

    A Healing Vision

    Four community partnerships that are increasing PMC's healthcare reachHealing Families—Healing Communities®. That's Parrish Medical Center's...

  • Healthy Living

    Bite into a Healthy Lifestyle

    Each March, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics celebrates National Nutrition Month®. This annual event reinforces the importance of deve...

  • Healthy Living

    Say No to Spring Fever

    Just when you think you've made it through flu season, a second wave blows in with spring. Flu activity is highest through the end of March....

  • Healthy Living

    Keeping Diabetes in Check

    A diabetes diagnosis can be difficult, but there's plenty of good news: If you manage the disease well, you can prevent serious complication...

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PMC helps our community stay healthy by living our vision of Healing Families—Healing Communities®

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Get healthy—and stay that way!—with dozens of classes, events and support groups to choose from every month.

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