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  • September 2018

    Face-to-Face Smoking Cessation

    Today, 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until December 26, 2018

    Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute

    Quitting smoking is one of the best things you can do for your health. Three free counseling sessions help you go SMOKE FREE. Available through the Community Health Outreach and Education program.

  • Chair Yoga Class

    Today, 2 - 3 p.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 26, 2018

    Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute

    Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute is partnering with the Cancer Support Community to bring Chair Yoga to Newark. Join us for this free class which gently strengthens and stretches the whole body, all while seated. This weekly class is available to all cancer patients, caregivers and their family members.

  • Breastfeeding Support Group – Evening

    Today, 6 - 7 p.m. ,
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    An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 26, 2018

    Christiana Hospital campus

    Bring your baby and meet moms helping other moms with the guidance of a lactation consultant. We can determine the need for a private lactation consultation. This group is free to attend and no registration is needed.

  • Breastfeeding Class

    Today, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. ,
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    An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 1, 2018

    One event on September 8, 2018 at 1:30pm

    An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 31, 2018

    Christiana Hospital campus

    This class teaches the benefits of breastfeeding, how to get started, how fathers can help, latching on, positions for breastfeeding, how to tell if your baby is getting enough, troubleshooting, pumping and much more.

  • Specialty Rehab Class

    Thursday, Sep. 27, 2 p.m. ,
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    An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 27, 2018

    Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute

    Topics include Cancer-Related Fatigue, Chemotherapy Induced Peripheral Neuropathy and the Benefits of Therapeutic Exercise. Morning and afternoon sessions available.

  • Triple Negative Breast Cancer Education and Support Group

    Thursday, Sep. 27, 3:30 - 5 p.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Fourth Thursday of every month

    Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute

    Provides support and education for those with triple negative breast cancer; the group facilitators are Wallesca Castro-Rodriguez, PsyD and Danielle Brown, MSW.

  • MOMs HEAL

    Thursday, Sep. 27, 6 - 7 p.m. ,
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    An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 27, 2018

    Christiana Hospital campus

    Free support group for mothers coping with pregnancy, weight management, postpartum depression, anxiety or mood disorders.

  • Labor & Delivery Tour

    Thursday, Sep. 27, 6:30 - 7:15 p.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Cost: FREE

    Christiana Hospital campus

    Expecting mothers are welcome to take a free tour of Christiana Hospital’s Labor and Delivery area.

  • Labor & Delivery Tour

    Thursday, Sep. 27, 7:30 - 8:15 p.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Cost: FREE

    Christiana Hospital campus

    Expecting mothers are welcome to take a free tour of Christiana Hospital’s Labor and Delivery area.

  • BIG, LOUD & PROUD Parkinson’s Disease Education Support Group

    Friday, Sep. 28, 12 - 1 p.m. ,
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    An event every month that begins at 12:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until December 28, 2018

    Springside Plaza

    Meet other people with Parkinson’s disease and talk about how to cope with changes in your life. Speak to health professionals about how to live well with Parkinson’s disease. Care partners of individuals with Parkinson’s disease are welcome to join.

  • Expressive Art with Georgia Jones

    Friday, Sep. 28, 1 - 4 p.m. ,
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    An event every month that begins at 1:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 7, 2018

    An event every month that begins at 1:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until December 28, 2018

    Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute

    This program is open to people receiving cancer treatment as well as those who have completed cancer treatment

  • Breast Health & Mammography designed especially for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Women

    Saturday, Sep. 29, 10 a.m. - noon

    Smyrna Health & Wellness Center

    Join us for a Women’s Health Talk: Breast Health & Mammography especially for deaf and hard of hearing women. Get need-to-know information about managing your breast health, mammograms, new 3D technology and resources for deaf women.  Sign language interpreters will be available. A mammogram once a year can save your life. Mammogram screenings are available during the event. No appointment needed. Please bring photo ID and insurance card. Register by September 21 with Michele Marsilii (hearing), 302-299-7108, michele.marsilii@christianacare.org, or e-mail Christy Hennessey…

  • October 2018

    Cancer: Thriving and Surviving

    Monday, Oct. 1, 9 - 11:30 a.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Mondays at 9 a.m., Sep. 10 - Oct. 15

    Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute

    Learn more about support techniques, how to prevent or delay health complications, decision making and communication skills to improve overall life. This program is offered through Delaware Health and Social Services.

  • Mother/Baby Support Group

    Monday, Oct. 1, 10 - 11:30 a.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, repeating until April 1, 2019

    Christiana Hospital campus

    Meet other moms and babies for an open discussion about a variety of topics, including adjusting to motherhood and caring for your baby. No registration required or cost to attend.

  • Breastfeeding Support Group – Afternoon

    Monday, Oct. 1, 2 - 3 p.m. ,
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    An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Monday, repeating until December 31, 2018

    Christiana Hospital campus

    Bring your baby and meet moms helping other moms with the guidance of a lactation consultant. We can determine the need for a private lactation consultation. This group is free to attend and no registration is needed.

  • Look Good, Feel Better

    Monday, Oct. 1, 6 - 8 p.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    One event on October 1, 2018 at 6:00pm

    One event on November 5, 2018 at 6:00pm

    One event on December 3, 2018 at 6:00pm

    Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute

    Look Good Feel Better is a free program dedicated to improving the quality of life and self-esteem of people undergoing cancer treatment. The program teaches beauty techniques to women in active treatment to help them with the appearance-related side effects of cancer treatment. Free cosmetic kits are provided at these session for all complexion types. Women also learn ways to cope with hair loss with the use of wigs, scarves, and other accessories. The program is sponsored by American Cancer…

  • Infant CPR for Family & Friends

    Monday, Oct. 1, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Cost: $20 per person

    Christiana Hospital campus

    Learn basic life support, the Heimlich maneuver and infant safety tips. This is not a certifying course.

  • Newborn Class

    Monday, Oct. 1, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Cost: $40

    Christiana Hospital campus

    This hands-on session teaches early infant care, including diapering, umbilical cord care and infant safety. Great for for first-time parents, adopting parents, grandparents and other family members.

  • Specialty Rehab Class

    Tuesday, Oct. 2, 10 a.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until December 18, 2018

    Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute

    Topics include Cancer-Related Fatigue, Chemotherapy Induced Peripheral Neuropathy and the Benefits of Therapeutic Exercise. Morning and afternoon sessions available.

  • Face-to-Face Smoking Cessation

    Tuesday, Oct. 2, 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until December 26, 2018

    Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute

    Quitting smoking is one of the best things you can do for your health. Three free counseling sessions help you go SMOKE FREE. Available through the Community Health Outreach and Education program.

  • WomenHeart of New Castle County

    Tuesday, Oct. 2, 6 - 7:30 p.m. ,
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    An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until November 6, 2018

    Christiana Hospital campus

    WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease advocates for equal access to quality care and provides information and resources to help women take charge of their heart health.

  • Relaxation and Breathing

    Tuesday, Oct. 2, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Cost: $40

    Christiana Hospital campus

    This enjoyable class will teach you stress-management techniques that you will be able to use throughout your life. Practice breathing through contractions and pushing.

  • Aphasia Education Group

    Wednesday, Oct. 3, 10 - 11 a.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 5, 2018

    Christiana Hospital campus

    Aphasia is an acquired language disorder that can happen as a result of stroke or brain injury. We offer a support group for those affected by aphasia.

  • Face-to-Face Smoking Cessation

    Wednesday, Oct. 3, 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until December 26, 2018

    Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute

    Quitting smoking is one of the best things you can do for your health. Three free counseling sessions help you go SMOKE FREE. Available through the Community Health Outreach and Education program.

  • Chair Yoga Class

    Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2 - 3 p.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 26, 2018

    Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute

    Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute is partnering with the Cancer Support Community to bring Chair Yoga to Newark. Join us for this free class which gently strengthens and stretches the whole body, all while seated. This weekly class is available to all cancer patients, caregivers and their family members.

  • Parkinson’s Disease Education and Support Group

    Wednesday, Oct. 3, 3 - 4 p.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every month that begins at 3:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 5, 2018

    Wilmington Hospital campus

    Meet other people with Parkinson’s disease and talk about how to cope with changes in your life. Speak to health professionals about how to live well with Parkinson’s disease. Care partners of individuals with Parkinson’s disease are welcome to join.

  • Multiple Myeloma Support Group

    Wednesday, Oct. 3, 6 - 7:30 p.m. ,
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    An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 5, 2018

    Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute

    Multiple Myeloma patients and families can share resources and receive support.

  • Breastfeeding Support Group – Evening

    Wednesday, Oct. 3, 6 - 7 p.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 26, 2018

    Christiana Hospital campus

    Bring your baby and meet moms helping other moms with the guidance of a lactation consultant. We can determine the need for a private lactation consultation. This group is free to attend and no registration is needed.

  • Breastfeeding Class

    Wednesday, Oct. 3, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. ,
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    An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 1, 2018

    One event on September 8, 2018 at 1:30pm

    An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 31, 2018

    Christiana Hospital campus

    This class teaches the benefits of breastfeeding, how to get started, how fathers can help, latching on, positions for breastfeeding, how to tell if your baby is getting enough, troubleshooting, pumping and much more.

  • Specialty Rehab Class

    Thursday, Oct. 4, 2 p.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 27, 2018

    Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute

    Topics include Cancer-Related Fatigue, Chemotherapy Induced Peripheral Neuropathy and the Benefits of Therapeutic Exercise. Morning and afternoon sessions available.

  • Delaware Stroke Initiative (DSI)

    Thursday, Oct. 4, 4 - 5:30 p.m. ,
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    An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until March 7, 2019

    Christiana Hospital campus

    Stroke survivors, their caregivers, family and friends are invited to attend our monthly meetings – a place where we gather to connect, share experiences, receive information and learn in a caring atmosphere.

  • MOMs HEAL

    Thursday, Oct. 4, 6 - 7 p.m. ,
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    An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 27, 2018

    Christiana Hospital campus

    Free support group for mothers coping with pregnancy, weight management, postpartum depression, anxiety or mood disorders.

  • Faith, Uncertainty and Cancer

    Thursday, Oct. 4, 6 - 7:30 p.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 6, 2018

    An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 20, 2018

    Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute

    Receive spiritual support and guidance and explore issues such as faith, meaning, purpose, uncertainty, doubt and quality of life. Facilitated by Sister Julian Wilson, MSFL, ACC and Michelle Bailiff, LCSW.

  • two women practicing Yoga outdoors at sunset

    Having a Hysterectomy?

    Thursday, Oct. 4, 6 - 7:30 p.m. ,
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    One event on October 4, 2018 at 6:00pm

    One event on November 1, 2018 at 6:00pm

    One event on December 6, 2018 at 6:00pm

    One event on June 7, 2018 at 6:00pm

    Christiana Hospital campus

    Learn how to prepare mentally and physically for this procedure.

  • Diabetes Support Group

    Thursday, Oct. 4, 6 - 7 p.m.

    Christiana Hospital campus

    This month’s topic: Low Carb eating plan Speaker: Mary Williams, RD The Diabetes Support Group is designed to support you through group discussion about diabetes. The group meets once per month in the Fall and Spring, with a new topic for Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes explored during each session. All are welcome. No registration is required. To learn more about the topic for each month call 302-661-3070.

  • Infant CPR for Family & Friends

    Thursday, Oct. 4, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Cost: $20 per person

    Christiana Hospital campus

    Learn basic life support, the Heimlich maneuver and infant safety tips. This is not a certifying course.

  • Dr. Margaret I. Handy Annual Memorial Lectureship

    Friday, Oct. 5, 7:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.

    Christiana Hospital campus

    The Dr. Margaret I. Handy Memorial Lectureship is a dynamic series designed to provide insight into cutting edge topics in Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine. 

  • Every Woman Matters – A Breast Health & Wellness Breakfast

    Saturday, Oct. 6, 8:30 a.m. - noon

    Christiana Hospital campus

    You matter — so be sure to take care of yourself. Held during Breast Health Month, Every Woman Matters is a free breast health and wellness breakfast for all women including breast cancer survivors, their family and friends who would like to learn more about breast health, skin cancer, HPV, triple-negative breast cancer, breast cancer screenings, treatment and survivorship. Seating is limited.

  • Labor Basics

    Saturday, Oct. 6, 9 a.m. - noon ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Cost: $60 per couple

    Want to mix and match our Parent Education classes to fit your needs? Start with this Labor Basics class, and then add additional classes as desired.

  • Breastfeeding Class

    Saturday, Oct. 6, 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 1, 2018

    One event on September 8, 2018 at 1:30pm

    An event every week that begins at 1:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 31, 2018

    Christiana Hospital campus

    This class teaches the benefits of breastfeeding, how to get started, how fathers can help, latching on, positions for breastfeeding, how to tell if your baby is getting enough, troubleshooting, pumping and much more.

  • Labor Basics

    Sunday, Oct. 7, 9 a.m. - noon ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Cost: $60 per couple

    Want to mix and match our Parent Education classes to fit your needs? Start with this Labor Basics class, and then add additional classes as desired.

  • Newborn Class

    Sunday, Oct. 7, 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Cost: $40

    Christiana Hospital campus

    This hands-on session teaches early infant care, including diapering, umbilical cord care and infant safety. Great for for first-time parents, adopting parents, grandparents and other family members.

  • Cancer: Thriving and Surviving

    Monday, Oct. 8, 9 - 11:30 a.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Mondays at 9 a.m., Sep. 10 - Oct. 15

    Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute

    Learn more about support techniques, how to prevent or delay health complications, decision making and communication skills to improve overall life. This program is offered through Delaware Health and Social Services.

  • Mother/Baby Support Group

    Monday, Oct. 8, 10 - 11:30 a.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, repeating until April 1, 2019

    Christiana Hospital campus

    Meet other moms and babies for an open discussion about a variety of topics, including adjusting to motherhood and caring for your baby. No registration required or cost to attend.

  • Writing as Healing

    Monday, Oct. 8, 1 - 3 p.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every month that begins at 1:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 10, 2018

    Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute

    Research has shown that certain types of expressive writing can help to reduce stress, promote healing and improve the quality of life.

  • Breastfeeding Support Group – Afternoon

    Monday, Oct. 8, 2 - 3 p.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Monday, repeating until December 31, 2018

    Christiana Hospital campus

    Bring your baby and meet moms helping other moms with the guidance of a lactation consultant. We can determine the need for a private lactation consultation. This group is free to attend and no registration is needed.

  • Infant CPR for Family & Friends

    Monday, Oct. 8, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Cost: $20 per person

    Christiana Hospital campus

    Learn basic life support, the Heimlich maneuver and infant safety tips. This is not a certifying course.

  • Newborn Class

    Monday, Oct. 8, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Cost: $40

    Christiana Hospital campus

    This hands-on session teaches early infant care, including diapering, umbilical cord care and infant safety. Great for for first-time parents, adopting parents, grandparents and other family members.

  • Specialty Rehab Class

    Tuesday, Oct. 9, 10 a.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until December 18, 2018

    Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute

    Topics include Cancer-Related Fatigue, Chemotherapy Induced Peripheral Neuropathy and the Benefits of Therapeutic Exercise. Morning and afternoon sessions available.

  • Face-to-Face Smoking Cessation

    Tuesday, Oct. 9, 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. ,
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until December 26, 2018

    Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute

    Quitting smoking is one of the best things you can do for your health. Three free counseling sessions help you go SMOKE FREE. Available through the Community Health Outreach and Education program.

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