General Information


Should the cost of any program listed above prove to be a hardship, please inquire about the availability of scholarships. Please direct inquiries to the Center for Community Health Education at 532-5969 or

Weather Cancellations

If classes need to be canceled due poor weather conditions, the decision will be made by 3:00 p.m., for evening classes, and will be broadcast over WHOU 100.1. Please call us at 532-5969 if you question if a class will be held.

Special Needs

If you need special assistance (wheelchair assistance, interpreter, assisted listening device, etc.) please contact us in advance, so we can make the appropriate accommodations.


Events Calendar

The Center For Community Health Education

October  2017

 Celiac Support Group  (New Group) 

For Support and awareness of celiac and gluten intolerance. Celiac Support for healthy living, discussing a variety of topics.   You are welcome to bring family and friends with you. 

  • Date:         Meets First Thursday of the month  ( Oct. 5th, Nov. 2nd, and Dec. 7th)
  • Time:            6 pm to 7 pm
  • Place:              Center for Community Health Education
  • Cost:                Free of Charge
  • Contact:        Janet Vose @ 532-5969 or Jamie Albert at 447-9057

 Stroke Support 

Have you or a loved one been affected by a stroke. Please join us on every other Friday to share your experiences from those who have had a stroke and what helps.

  • Date:             Last Friday of the month, October 27, 2017 at 6pm
  • Time: 6pm to 7pm
  • Place: Center for Community Health Education
  • Contact: Janet Vose at 532-5969


Compassionate Friends Support Group 

Compassionate Friends is a support group that provides grief support offering friendship and understanding to those who have lost a child.

  • Date: Second Wednesday – monthly – October 11, 2017
  • Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm
  • Place: Center for Community Health Education
  • Contact: Mary Howland at 532-4863 or Michele Fitzpatrick at 521-7455

Diabetes Support Group

Individuals with diabetes, and family members, join together to learn, share and network about living with diabetes. No Cost to attend!

  • Date:   October 24, 2017
  • Time:  12pm – 1:30pm
  • Speaker: Chris Finnemore, Holiday Eating with Diabetes
  • Contact: Julie Codrey, RN, CDE, Diabetes Educator at 521-2516

PFLAG  Parents, Friends, and Family of Lesbians and Gays

General public who have an interest in the subject, friends and families of gay, transgender, bisexuals.

  • Date:        First Wednesday of the month,  October 4, 2017
  • Time:              6:30pm to 8pm
  • Place:              Center for Community Health Education
  • Contact:         Mellissa at 532-0670

Childbirth Class – Lamaze

Our Saturday class will provide you and your family with necessary information and skills about pregnancy, childbirth, labor support, newborn care, breastfeeding, and more!

  • Date:       Full Class held on 5 Saturday’s – Next Class is October 14, 2017
  • Time:            9a.m to 4p.m.
  • Place:              Center for Community Health Education
  • Cost:                Free of Charge
  • Contact:        Janet Vose @ 532-5969

Please Note:  NA Support Group will no longer meet on Friday Nights due to scheduling conflict.