Calendar of Events

October 2, 2014

Chronic Disease Self Management – Rescue Mission

Do you suffer from a chronic health condition such as high blood pressure, pain, diabetes, arthritis, heart disease or others?  Are you tired of being tired?  Would you like to learn how to lower the stress and lack of energy associated with your condition?  During this FREE, six-week workshop you will learn a variety of self-management skills to help you “put the life back in your life,” so that you can maintain and/or increase the daily activities of your choice.  What you learn, will enhance the treatment plan recommended by your health care provider.

Workshop Topics Include:

  • Goal Setting
  • Problem Solving
  • Managing Fatigue
  • Healthy Eating
  • Low Impact Exercising
  • Communication effectively with family, friends and your health care team.

This Clinic will be held on Thursdays from 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

You Can! Live Well, Virginia!

If you would like more information about the Chronic Disease Self Management Program, please call 540-345-0454 ext 4012 or complete the form below and someone will respond to you shortly.









Start: October 2, 2014 1:00 pm
End: November 6, 2014 3:30 pm
Venue: Rescue Mission/G Wayne Fralin Free Clinic
Phone: 540-345-0451 x4012
Address:
Roanoke, VA, United States

October 6, 2014

Chronic Disease Self Management – Lewis Gale

Do you suffer from a chronic health condition such as high blood pressure, pain, diabetes, arthritis, heart disease or others?  Are you tired of being tired?  Would you like to learn how to lower the stress and lack of energy associated with your condition?  During this FREE, six-week workshop you will learn a variety of self-management skills to help you “put the life back in your life,” so that you can maintain and/or increase the daily activities of your choice.  What you learn, will enhance the treatment plan recommended by your health care provider.

Workshop Topics Include:

  • Goal Setting
  • Problem Solving
  • Managing Fatigue
  • Healthy Eating
  • Low Impact Exercising
  • Communication effectively with family, friends and your health care team.

These workshops are on Mondays from 1 p.m. – 3:30 pm at Lewis Gale Hospital

You Can! Live Well, Virginia!

If you would like more information about the Chronic Disease Self Management Program, please call 540-345-0454 ext 4012 or complete the form below and someone will respond to you shortly.









Start: October 6, 2014 1:00 pm
End: November 10, 2014 3:30 pm
Venue: Lewis Gale Hospital
Address:
Salem, VA, 24153, United States

October 13, 2014

Chronic Disease Self Management – New Horizons

Do you suffer from a chronic health condition such as high blood pressure, pain, diabetes, arthritis, heart disease or others?  Are you tired of being tired?  Would you like to learn how to lower the stress and lack of energy associated with your condition?  During this FREE, six-week workshop you will learn a variety of self-management skills to help you “put the life back in your life,” so that you can maintain and/or increase the daily activities of your choice.  What you learn, will enhance the treatment plan recommended by your health care provider.

Workshop Topics Include:

  • Goal Setting
  • Problem Solving
  • Managing Fatigue
  • Healthy Eating
  • Low Impact Exercising
  • Communication effectively with family, friends and your health care team.

These workshops are on Mondays from 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. at New Horizons Health Care.

You Can! Live Well, Virginia!

If you would like more information about the Chronic Disease Self Management Program, please call 540-345-0454 ext 4012 or complete the form below and someone will respond to you shortly.









Start: October 13, 2014 1:00 pm
End: November 17, 2014 3:30 pm
Venue: New Horizons Health Care
Address:
Roanoke, VA, United States

October 15, 2014

Chronic Disease Self Management – YMCA

Do you suffer from a chronic health condition such as high blood pressure, pain, diabetes, arthritis, heart disease or others?  Are you tired of being tired?  Would you like to learn how to lower the stress and lack of energy associated with your condition?  During this FREE, six-week workshop you will learn a variety of self-management skills to help you “put the life back in your life,” so that you can maintain and/or increase the daily activities of your choice.  What you learn, will enhance the treatment plan recommended by your health care provider.

Workshop Topics Include:

  • Goal Setting
  • Problem Solving
  • Managing Fatigue
  • Healthy Eating
  • Low Impact Exercising
  • Communication effectively with family, friends and your health care team.

These workshops are on Wednesdays from 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. at the Kirk Family YMCA.

You Can! Live Well, Virginia!

If you would like more information about the Chronic Disease Self Management Program, please call 540-345-0454 ext 4012 or complete the form below and someone will respond to you shortly.









Start: October 15, 2014 1:00 pm
End: November 19, 2014 3:30 pm
Venue: Kirk Family YMCA
Address:
Roanoke, VA, United States

November 8, 2014

Belk Charity Fundraiser

LOA is participating in the Belk Charity Sale to raise funds for Meals on Wheels.  The Belk Charity Sale is a private, four-hour sale dedicated to supporting local non-profit organizations.  Participating charities have the opportunity to raise money by selling event tickets at $5.00 each—100% of the proceeds from the tickets sold by LOA are retained for Meals-on-Wheels. 

 Anyone who purchases a $5 ticket can:

·        Go to ANY Belk store from 6am-10am on Saturday, November 3

·        Receive 20%-70% off of Belk purchases storewide, including special savings on rarely-discounted brands.

·        Receive $5 off your first purchase in the store (You instantly get your money back!)

·        Receive a free Belk gift card (valued from $5 – $1,000) IF you are one of the first 100 people in any of the stores.

Contact the LOA if you are interested in purchasing a discount ticket!  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Date: November 8, 2014 6:00 am
Venue: ANY Belk location
Cost: 5.00

November 12, 2014

Medicare 2015 Changes

Shannon Abell, Director of Senior Resources for LOA, will hold a presentation centering on changes to Medicare for 2015.  This event is open to the public.  This is part of their Lunch and Learn series.  Please call 540-444-3661 to register.  Seating is limited.

Date: November 12, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Richfield in the Alleghany Room at The Oaks
Phone: 540-444-3661
Address:
3615 W Main Street, Salem, VA, 24153, United States

November 19, 2014

Medicare 2015 Updates

Shannon Abell, Director of Senior Resources for LOA, will hold a presentation centering on changes to Medicare for 2015.  This event is open to the public.  Please call 540-345-0451 for more information.

Date: November 19, 2014 1:30 pm
Venue: Thrasher Memorial United Methodist Church (sanctuary)
Phone: 540-345-0451
Address:
707 E Washington Ave , Vinton, VA, 24179, United States