November 2019

NewYork-Presbyterian Announces Community Events November

The following events are presented by NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital, 55 Palmer Ave. Bronxville:

 

Childbirth Class

Evening Session

Tuesdays, November 12 from 7:30 to 10 PM

Our childbirth classes provide you with important information about the birthing process and answer your questions concerning what to expect during labor. Classes are taught by certified Lamaze instructors. A tour of the Center for Maternal-Child Health is also included.

Location: Hospital Lobby Conference Room

Cost: $200a

Registration: Call 787-5044

 

Joint Replacement Seminar

Wednesdays, November 13, 20, 27 from 9:45 to 11:15 AM

Are you tired of knee, hip or shoulder pain? Have you scheduled joint replacement surgery? Whether or not you are planning to get a new knee or hip, all are welcome to attend our pre-operative Joint Replacement Patient Education class. You’ll learn firsthand about the surgical and rehabilitative experience and meet our multidisciplinary team who can answer your questions.

Location: Hospital Lobby Conference Room

Registration: Call 787-2119

 

Aphasia Support Group Meeting

Wednesdays, November 13, 20, 27 from 2 to 3 PM

Aphasia is a communication disorder that often results from damage to the brain – usually caused by stroke. It can affect the ability to speak and understand, read and write. Led by an NYP Lawrence speech therapist, these free meetings are for anyone who has the condition. The gatherings offer information on how to improve communication, language games, and a place to make friends in a supportive environment.

Location: NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence,

Palmer Hall, 1st floor, Rehab Dept., Speech Office

Registration: Call Dahna Stadtmauer at 787-3373

 

Breastfeeding Support Group

Monday, November 11

from 10 AM to Noon

The Breastfeeding Support Group offers new mothers the opportunity to learn from one another and receive professional guidance from Rosanna Terrero-Arnoux, RN, BSN, IBCLC, an NYP Lawrence Lactation Counselor. Meetings are free and open to all, regardless of where you gave birth.

Location: Hospital Lobby Conference Room

Registration: Call 787-2141

 

Breastfeeding Preparation Class

Monday, November 11 from

7 to 9 PM

If you need extra support and education about breastfeeding, please attend our Breastfeeding Preparation class. Instruction includes tips on how to prevent common problems and positioning techniques. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required.

Location: NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence

Hospital, Palmer Hall, 3rd floor Conference Room

Cost: $35

Registration: Call 787-5044

 

Childbirth Class

Saturday, November 16 from 8:30 AM to 4 PM

Our childbirth classes provide you with important information about the birthing process and answer your questions concerning what to expect during labor. Classes are taught by certified Lamaze instructors. A tour of the Center for Maternal-Child Health is also included.

Location: Hospital Lobby Conference Room

Cost: $200

Registration: Call 787-5044

 

3rd Annual Veterans Health and Screening Program

Tuesday, November 19 from

6 to 8 PM

In observance of Veterans Day, all veterans of the United States Armed Forces are invited to attend a free Health and Wellness event in Eastchester. In collaboration with the Leroy Gregory American Legion Post 979 and the Lt. Col. Sam Di Rienzo Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2285, both of Eastchester, NYP Lawrence will offer health information and screenings to veterans and their loved ones including: diet and nutrition information; fall prevention and balance screenings; diabetes education and free flu vaccinations. This is a free event and a light dinner will be served.

Location: Leroy Gregory American Legion Post # 979, 40 Bell Road, Eastchester.

Registration:  Call 995-2145

 

Living with Cancer Support Group

Thursday, November 21 from 5 to 6:30 PM

This ongoing support group is for adults who have been recently diagnosed with cancer or are in treatment and is led by licensed clinical social workers from Gilda’s Club.

Location: Cancer Center Conference Room, Hospital’s 1st floor

Registration: Call 644-8844, ext. 133 or email Deborah Vincent at dvincent@gildasclubwestchester.org

 

Established in 1909, NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital, located in Bronxville, New York, serves residents of Westchester County and the Bronx. The 291-bed acute-care facility provides emergency care to approximately 42,000 individuals and delivers nearly 1,400 babies each year. Additional support and care is provided to the community through Lawrence Medical Associates, a multispecialty physician practice with extended hours and offices in convenient locations, and Lawrence Community Health Services, which offers home care, hospice, and bereavement services to adults and children. For more information, visit www.nyp.org/lawrence.

 

 

c2019 Shoreline Publishing, Inc.

629 Fifth Avenue, Suite 213, Pelham, NY 10803        P: 914-738-7869

prod@shorelinepub.com

shorelinepub.com