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Caregiver Resources

 

Free Support Groups at HVHC

Alzheimer's Support Group for the Caregivers

Facilitator: Ellen Higgins, FNP

When: The first and third Wednesday of every month

Location: The Seabury - Fieldhome, Catherine Street, Cortlandt Manor

Pre-registration is required, please call (914) 737-2255.

Bereavement Support Group

Sponsored by the Hospice Care in Westchester/Putnam

An educational support group to encourage expression and begin resolution of the many new feelings, which arise after the death of a loved one.

Facilitator: Chris Ulrich, CSW

Call for appointments and meetings.

Pre-registration is required, please call (914) 666-4228.

Look Good...Feel Better

Sponsored by the American Cancer Society

Sessions are designed to help improve the self-image of women experiencing appearance-related side effects from cancer treatment.

When: Third Tuesday of the month

Time: 4-6 p.m.

Location: Ashikari Breast Center at Hudson Valley Hospital Center, Medical Office Building (park in the garage)

Pre-registration is required, please call (914) 734-3490

Diabetes Wellness Workshop

Open to those living with diabetes, pre-diabetes, caregivers & family members
Meetings will be held the 1st Wednesday of each month in the Hudson Valley Hospital Center’s Dempsey House Conference Room. All sessions will be hosted by a facilitator and include evidenced-based disease management tools and health information presented by clinical experts in the field. General education topics will include reducing risks and prevention, checking blood sugar levels, guidelines for proper medication use, and  managing medical complications. The importance of healthy lifestyle behaviors including diet and nutrition, healthy cooking and increased exercise and physical activity will be emphasized throughout.

Guest speakers scheduled will include endocrinologists, podiatrists, ophthalmologists and hyperbaric medicine and wound care specialists.  Interactive sessions will also highlight stress management techniques and meaningful group discussions.

Dates: First Wednesday of each month
Time: 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Where: Dempsey House
Conference Room, 
1992 Crompond Rd, Cortlandt Manor

For dates and times of other caregiver resource programs, consult our calendar.

For more information: please call 914-734-3794