Health & Wellness Events

Jul
10
Fri
Virtual Summer Health Series (various topics )
Jul 10 @ 12:00 pm – Aug 21 @ 1:00 pm
Virtual Summer Health Series (various topics )

EVERY OTHER FRIDAY AT NOON STARTING JULY 10th to AUGUST 21st, 2020

CLICK WEBSITE LINK TO REGISTER.

Friday, July 10th, 2020 at 12:00 pm: Finding Health Information You Can Trust
Ally Blumenfeld, Head of Information & Adult Services, Elizabeth Public Library

-Learn the basics of verifying health information found on the web
-Discover Medline Plus, free & easy-to-use resource for trusted health information
-Discover PubMed, free database of medical research from accredited journals
-Find out how your local library can help you on your health & wellness journey

Friday, July 24th, 2020 at 12:00 pm: Eating Healthy for Cancer Prevention
Michelle Jansen, MS, MAT Community Cancer Control Specialist at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

-Learn how to portion your plate with cancer-fighting foods
-Learn how the different food groups can promote your health
-Learn which foods you should avoid for optimal health

Friday, August 7th, 2020 at 12:00 pm: LGBT Health and Cancer Prevention
Domonique Noel, Community Cancer Control Specialist, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

-HPV-related cancers in the LGBTQ community including disparities in HPV vaccination, cancer screening rates and cancer outcomes
-LGBT terminology
-LGBT organizations in central New Jersey will be provided.

Friday, August 21st, 2020 at 12:00 pm: Resource and Self Care for Caregivers
Iris Novas Cooney, RDH, MAOM Department of Member Advocacy and Community Outreach Transformation
Horizon Blue Cross and Blue Shield

-Useful Health Care Resources for you and your loved one during pandemic
-Medicaid/MLTSS Related Resource
-Caregiver Self-Care and Health Management

For Questions or concerns, please email outreach@cancersupportcnj.org or call 908-225-9901

Summer Health Series English Flyer

Jul
24
Fri
Virtual Summer Health Series (various topics )
Jul 24 @ 12:00 pm – Sep 4 @ 1:00 pm
Virtual Summer Health Series (various topics )

EVERY OTHER FRIDAY AT NOON STARTING JULY 10th to AUGUST 21st, 2020

CLICK WEBSITE LINK TO REGISTER.

Friday, July 10th, 2020 at 12:00 pm: Finding Health Information You Can Trust
Ally Blumenfeld, Head of Information & Adult Services, Elizabeth Public Library

-Learn the basics of verifying health information found on the web
-Discover Medline Plus, free & easy-to-use resource for trusted health information
-Discover PubMed, free database of medical research from accredited journals
-Find out how your local library can help you on your health & wellness journey

Friday, July 24th, 2020 at 12:00 pm: Eating Healthy for Cancer Prevention
Michelle Jansen, MS, MAT Community Cancer Control Specialist at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

-Learn how to portion your plate with cancer-fighting foods
-Learn how the different food groups can promote your health
-Learn which foods you should avoid for optimal health

Friday, August 7th, 2020 at 12:00 pm: LGBT Health and Cancer Prevention
Domonique Noel, Community Cancer Control Specialist, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

-HPV-related cancers in the LGBTQ community including disparities in HPV vaccination, cancer screening rates and cancer outcomes
-LGBT terminology
-LGBT organizations in central New Jersey will be provided.

Friday, August 21st, 2020 at 12:00 pm: Resource and Self Care for Caregivers
Iris Novas Cooney, RDH, MAOM Department of Member Advocacy and Community Outreach Transformation
Horizon Blue Cross and Blue Shield

-Useful Health Care Resources for you and your loved one during pandemic
-Medicaid/MLTSS Related Resource
-Caregiver Self-Care and Health Management

For Questions or concerns, please email outreach@cancersupportcnj.org or call 908-225-9901

Summer Health Series English Flyer

Aug
7
Fri
Virtual Summer Health Series (various topics )
Aug 7 @ 12:00 pm – Sep 18 @ 1:00 pm
Virtual Summer Health Series (various topics )

EVERY OTHER FRIDAY AT NOON STARTING JULY 10th to AUGUST 21st, 2020

CLICK WEBSITE LINK TO REGISTER.

Friday, July 10th, 2020 at 12:00 pm: Finding Health Information You Can Trust
Ally Blumenfeld, Head of Information & Adult Services, Elizabeth Public Library

-Learn the basics of verifying health information found on the web
-Discover Medline Plus, free & easy-to-use resource for trusted health information
-Discover PubMed, free database of medical research from accredited journals
-Find out how your local library can help you on your health & wellness journey

Friday, July 24th, 2020 at 12:00 pm: Eating Healthy for Cancer Prevention
Michelle Jansen, MS, MAT Community Cancer Control Specialist at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

-Learn how to portion your plate with cancer-fighting foods
-Learn how the different food groups can promote your health
-Learn which foods you should avoid for optimal health

Friday, August 7th, 2020 at 12:00 pm: LGBT Health and Cancer Prevention
Domonique Noel, Community Cancer Control Specialist, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

-HPV-related cancers in the LGBTQ community including disparities in HPV vaccination, cancer screening rates and cancer outcomes
-LGBT terminology
-LGBT organizations in central New Jersey will be provided.

Friday, August 21st, 2020 at 12:00 pm: Resource and Self Care for Caregivers
Iris Novas Cooney, RDH, MAOM Department of Member Advocacy and Community Outreach Transformation
Horizon Blue Cross and Blue Shield

-Useful Health Care Resources for you and your loved one during pandemic
-Medicaid/MLTSS Related Resource
-Caregiver Self-Care and Health Management

For Questions or concerns, please email outreach@cancersupportcnj.org or call 908-225-9901

Summer Health Series English Flyer

Aug
12
Wed
Virtual Nutrition for Colorectal Health & Cancer Prevention
Aug 12 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

This one hour interactive virtual workshop, hosted by Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset and ScreenNJ, will discuss nutrition for good colorectal health and cancer prevention.

Register here:
https://bit.ly/3hbM4yV

Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group
Aug 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Aug
21
Fri
Virtual Summer Health Series (various topics )
Aug 21 @ 12:00 pm – Oct 2 @ 1:00 pm
Virtual Summer Health Series (various topics )

EVERY OTHER FRIDAY AT NOON STARTING JULY 10th to AUGUST 21st, 2020

CLICK WEBSITE LINK TO REGISTER.

Friday, July 10th, 2020 at 12:00 pm: Finding Health Information You Can Trust
Ally Blumenfeld, Head of Information & Adult Services, Elizabeth Public Library

-Learn the basics of verifying health information found on the web
-Discover Medline Plus, free & easy-to-use resource for trusted health information
-Discover PubMed, free database of medical research from accredited journals
-Find out how your local library can help you on your health & wellness journey

Friday, July 24th, 2020 at 12:00 pm: Eating Healthy for Cancer Prevention
Michelle Jansen, MS, MAT Community Cancer Control Specialist at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

-Learn how to portion your plate with cancer-fighting foods
-Learn how the different food groups can promote your health
-Learn which foods you should avoid for optimal health

Friday, August 7th, 2020 at 12:00 pm: LGBT Health and Cancer Prevention
Domonique Noel, Community Cancer Control Specialist, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

-HPV-related cancers in the LGBTQ community including disparities in HPV vaccination, cancer screening rates and cancer outcomes
-LGBT terminology
-LGBT organizations in central New Jersey will be provided.

Friday, August 21st, 2020 at 12:00 pm: Resource and Self Care for Caregivers
Iris Novas Cooney, RDH, MAOM Department of Member Advocacy and Community Outreach Transformation
Horizon Blue Cross and Blue Shield

-Useful Health Care Resources for you and your loved one during pandemic
-Medicaid/MLTSS Related Resource
-Caregiver Self-Care and Health Management

For Questions or concerns, please email outreach@cancersupportcnj.org or call 908-225-9901

Summer Health Series English Flyer

Sep
1
Tue
Eating Disorders – Family Support Group
Sep 1 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

This is a parent facilitated discussion. Meetings take place every Tuesday from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.         

https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/501486981

Eating Disorders – Patient Support
Sep 1 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

This is a staff facilitated discussion open to anyone suffering with an Eating Disorder. Meetings take place every Tuesday from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.                 

https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/355332573

For more information, call the Eating Disorder Unit at 908-685-2847.