This is a program designed to reduce the fear of falling and increase activity levels among older adults. This class includes eight two-hour sessions for a small group led by a trained facilitator. Participants must attend at least 6 of the classes to graduate. Classes begin Wednesday, July 10 and will be held every Wednesday and Friday in July from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. Classes are free but are limited to 15 people and you must sign up to attend. To register for the class please call 520-263-3293.
If you are unable to make this session but would like to attend the next scheduled class please call to be put on the waiting list.
Just like any skill there is a learning curve with babywearing. While a caregiver certainly could learn that skill independently it is much easier to learn from someone who is already skilled in that field. Babywearing Support Group’s mission is to promote babywearing as a universally accepted practice, with benefits for both child and caregiver, through education and support. All meetings are led by Volunteer Babywearing Educators (VBEs) with extensive knowledge of different types of baby carriers and babywearing safety.
The Canyon Vista Medical Center’s Thrive, a wellness depot, offers a Mommy to Mommy Breastfeeding Support Group. New mothers benefit from the network of friends and discussion topics presented at our breastfeeding support groups. These support groups are held weekly and are facilitated by one of our lactation experts. During the meetings you can share experiences with other mothers and discuss specific topics of interest. Children are welcome.
Approximately 80% of those with hearing loss don’t walk into a hearing health care center; let alone wear hearing aids. It is well known that people with hearing loss who have trouble communicating on the telephone; have a disconnect to their loved ones and social, mental and physical well being. Fifty seven percent of people with hearing loss indicated that communicating on the telephone was “very important to them.” Since 2011 Caption Call has provided cutting-edge technology for individuals with hearing loss communicate effectively on the telephone. If you or a loved one struggle with hearing loss join us to find out how Caption Call can help.
AFG offers strength and hope for friends and families of problem drinkers. Just as Alcoholics Anonymous offers a new way of life to the alcoholic, Al-Anon and Alateen offer the adventure of a new way of life to the alcoholic’s family and friends. The Meetings are devoted to understanding our own problems. Over time the Al-Anon and Alateen program shows how to cope with difficulties and find a more serene approach to life.