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

The Center for Community Health Education

at Houlton Regional Hospital

March 2018

Support Groups

Grief/ Bereavement Support Group

  • Date: 6 consecutive Tuesday’s beginning March 27th and concluding May 1, 2018
  • Time:12:30pm to 2pm
  • Place: CCHE
  • Contact: George McLaughlin 1800-757-3326 or 207-764-9413

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 – March  14, 2018
  • Time:                      6:30p – 7:30p
  • 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.

  • Date:          Wednesday, Aprill 11
  • Topic:         Diabetes and Eye Disease
  • Contact:     Julie Codrey, RN, Diabetes Educator at 532-2900 ext. 2516

 Stroke Support Group

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

  • Date & Time:  To be determined – please call if you have questions.
  • Place: Center for Community Health Education
  • Contact: Janet Vose at 532-5969

PFLAG Houlton of PFLAG National 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, March 7, 2018
  • Time: 6pm to 7pm
  • Contact: Janet Vose at 532-5969

Breastfeeding Support Group

Moms and Babes welcome for an educational program on breast feeding support.

  • Date & Time: Monthly – March 22, 2018 from 1p -2p
  • Place: CCHE
  • Contact: Deb Ganzel, RN IBCLC at 521-2130