Category: Health

Healthy Strides: Warm Up with an Indoor Walk @ Akron General Health & Wellness Centers

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on January 17, 2018

  • Health

Join others for a casual one-mile walk indoors preceded by a brief informative talk by Akron General physicians and caregivers. Topics change each session. FREE TO ATTEND – NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED THURSDAY, JANUARY 18TH THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 15TH THURSDAY, MARCH 15TH 1:00PM Akron General Health & Wellness Center 1940 Town Park Blvd., Uniontown THURSDAY, JANUARY 25TH THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 22ND THURSDAY, MARCH 22ND…



Free Wellness Program for Seniors @ Cleveland Clinic Akron General Wellness Centers

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on January 17, 2018

  • Health

RIGHTFIT SENIOR WELLNESS PROGRAM Free, down-to-earth wellness program designed to help adults ages 65 and older improve their health at a comfortable pace LOW-INTENSITY FITNESS CLASSES PLUS FREE MONTHLY TALKS ON NUTRITION & FITNESS AT CLEVELAND CLINIC AKRON GENERAL LOCATIONS MONDAYS & THURSDAYS 2:00PM – 3:00PM Health & Wellness Center – Green 1940 Town Park Blvd.,…



The HEAP program is here to help you stay warm and safe in these freezing conditions

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on January 10, 2018

  • Health

  THE EMERGENCY HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (E-HEAP) CAN HELP KEEP YOU WARM IN THESE FREEZING CONDITIONS CALL 1-866-504-7400 TO SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT Akron Summit Community Action 670 W. Exchange St., Akron CLICK HERE FOR FULL DETAILS E-HEAP provides up to $175 in assistance once per heating season to income eligible households that are disconnected,…



Free Grief Support to help you through the holiday season on Wednesday, December 13th @ Hospice Care Center, Akron

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on December 4, 2017

  • Health

GRIEF, LOSS & HOLIDAY PAIN The grieving process can be especially difficult during special holidays or dates of significance. This session will provide tips to help you through the holiday season. It will also offer tips for family and friends when dealing with a bereaved person. WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 13TH 2:00PM – 4:00PM or 6:00PM –…



Free Nutrition & Fitness talks in December

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on November 29, 2017

  • Health

FREE MONTHLY LECTURE SERIES NuFit: Nutrition & Fitness Education for a new you! Get the latest information on nutrition and fitness: new recipes, facts and myths, and tips from our experts. Bring a friend and enjoy a healthy snack! Reservations are encouraged. DECEMBER TOPICS Holiday Eating Tips and Strategies How to Stay Fit During the Holidays…



The Health Insurance Marketplace enrollment ends December 15th so use the free enrollment assistance now and don’t wait for the final rush!

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on November 22, 2017

  • Health

HEALTH INSURANCE MARKETPLACE OPEN ENROLLMENT ENDS DECEMBER 15TH FREE Open Enrollment events will offer assistance with signing up for Federally Funded Marketplace insurance on Healthcare.gov. NO APPOINTMENTS NECESSARY Free service includes creation of an online account, completing an application, receiving results listing eligible Cost Share Reductions and Premium Tax Credits, and enrolling in the health plan of…