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Free Workshop Series Helps Those with Chronic Conditions

By Griffin Hospital on 8/13/2014

Do you or a loved one suffer from chronic conditions like diabetes, depression, heart disease, arthritis, pain or anxiety? Don’t let your chronic health condition hold you or a loved one back from enjoying life.

Live Well Workshops can help

Live Well Workshops aims to help individuals with ongoing health conditions or those caring for a loved one with an ongoing health condition get their lives back. Sponsored by the Connecticut Dept. of Social Services Aging Services Division, Connecticut Dept. of Public Health and Griffin Hospital, this free series provide health information and self-management strategies to help those with chronic conditions like diabetes, depression, heart disease, arthritis, pain and anxiety increase their energy and take control of their health issue.

Here’s a list of upcoming Live Well Workshops (participants must register to attend)

Stratford Senior Center Workshop Series
1000 West Broad St., Stratford, CT
This 6-week workshop series in Stratford begins September 3rd, 2014
Classes run: Sept. 3, 10, 17, and 24, and Oct. 1 and 8
1:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m.
To register, call 203.385.4050 - space is limited.

Woodbridge Senior Center Workshop Series
4 Meeting House Lane, Woodbridge, CT
This 6-week workshop series in Woodbridge begins October 2nd, 2014
Oct. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, and  Nov. 6
9 - 11:30 a.m.
To register, call 203.389.3430 - space is limited.

Naugatuck Primary Care Workshop
131 Bridge Street, Naugatuck, CT
This 6-week workshop series in Naugatuck begins October 13th, 2014
Oct 13, 20, 27, and Nov. 3, 10 & 17
1:00-3:30 p.m.
To register, call 203-732-1137 - space is limited.

Griffin Hospital, Derby Workshop Series
130 Division Street, Derby, CT
This 6-week workshop series In Derby begins October 16th, 2014
Oct 16, 23, 30, and Nov. 6, 13 & 20
1:00-3:30 p.m.
To register, call Daun Barrett at 203-732-7584 - space is limited.


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