Media Contact: Christian Meagher, Communications Specialist
Patients at the Center for Cancer Care at Griffin Hospital have been receiving a little extra comfort thanks to a Shelton woman.
KBE Building Corp. recently awarded Griffin Hospital a $1,500 grant to help individuals diagnosed with chronic Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) receive vital treatment and support.
Griffin Hospital is offering free facial skin cancer screenings and a free talk about skin cancer signs, symptoms and how you can stay safe this summer on Wed., May 21 in the hospital’s Meditation and Learning Center, 130 Division Street, Derby.
In addition to supporting Lower Naugatuck Valley’s cancer survivors through its annual 5K Walk/Run, The Center for Cancer Care at Griffin Hospital is proud to be a Platinum Sponsor of the 2015 Relay For Life of Naugatuck Valley set for June 13-14 at the Riverwalk in Shelton.
Griffin Hospital will host an AARP Driver Safety Program from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 6 in the hospital’s dining room meeting rooms.
Expectant parents, new parents and their families can get a good feel for the area’s maternity and child care resources from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 16 at Griffin Hospital’s 2015 Annual Baby Fair.
The Center for Cancer Care at Griffin Hospital will offer a free six-week Pilates program specifically designed for breast cancer survivors in June.
The Annual Griffin Hospital 5K Walk/Run to benefit the Center for Cancer Care is moving to June. Griffin Hospital moved this traditional event to Saturday, June 6 in order to pair it with the hospital’s annual National Cancer Survivors’ activities.
For the fourth straight year, Griffin Hospital will offer free oral, head and neck cancer screenings from 4:30-6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 7 at the Center for Cancer Care at Griffin Hospital, 350 Seymour Ave., Derby.
Griffin Hospital, The Valley Parish Nurse Program and The Agency on Aging of South Central CT will host a free Fall Prevention Program on Friday, March 27 from 9 a.m.-noon at Griffin Hospital, 130 Division Street in Derby.