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

May  2017

Red Cross Blood Drive 

Be Part of a Lifesaving Journey – Donate Blood

  • Date:     Thursday, May 4, 2017 red-cross-sm
  • Time: 10 AM to 3pm
  • Place: Center for Community Health Education
  • Sponsored by: Houlton Regional Hospital & North Country Auto
  • Contact:   Please call 1-800-Give-Life for more information or an   appointment.

Special Note: **Valid ID Required**

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: Friday, May 26 
  • Time: 6pm to 7pm
  • Place: Center for Community Health Education
  • Contact: Amy at 694-1638

Narcotics Anonymous Support Group (NA)

NA wants to carry the message of recovery. Please join us to share & hear the experiences of other addicts who are learning to live a better way of life without the use of drugs.

  • Date: Every Friday of the month, May  5, 12, 19, & 26  
  • Time: 7pm  to 8 pm
  • Place: Center for Community Health Education
  • Contact: Brenda at 521-9088 or Melissa at 538-1371


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 –May 10, 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: Next meeting will be in June 
  • Time: 6pm to 7:30pm at the Center for Community Health Education
  • 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, May 3 
  • 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 May 20, 2017
  • Time:            9a.m to 4p.m.
  • Place:              Center for Community Health Education
  • Cost:                Free of Charge
  • Contact:        Janet Vose @ 532-5969