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Monroe – Living Healthy with Chronic Disease

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 05/23/2017 - 06/27/2017
9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Location
Union County Council on Aging

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Event Phone:   704-292-1797

Description:

The Living Healthy with Chronic Disease Self-Management Education Program is a workshop given two and a half hours, once a week, for six weeks, in community settings such as senior centers, churches, libraries and hospitals. People with different chronic health problems attend together. Workshops are facilitated by two trained leaders, one or both of whom are non-health professionals with chronic diseases themselves. Classes are highly participative, where mutual support and success build the participants’ confidence in their ability to manage their health and maintain active and fulfilling lives.

Dates:   6 Sessions (1 x week) – Tuesdays – May 23, 30, June 6, 13, 20, and 27, 2017

Time:    9:30 am – Noon

Contact:   Linda Smosky   704-292-1797