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Upcoming Programs

Sep
3
1:00PM

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4:00PM

Need Health Insurance? We Can Help!

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

In-person application assistance is available for Medicaid, Child Health Plus and various New York State of Health qualified plans.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates


Sep
10
11:00AM

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12:00PM

Breast-Feeding Basics

Location: Flushing
Registration: Not required

A lactation consultant from Flushing Hospital will address your questions and concerns in a program that will provide support, build confidence and assist with specific problems associated with breast-feeding a child. Mothers and future mothers, their partners, family members and friends are encouraged to attend.


Sep
10
6:00PM

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7:00PM

Fighting a Silent Killer

Location: Central Library
Registration: Not required

Did you know that in the United States the hepatitis C virus is the most common bloodborne infection? Did you know that the prevalence of hepatitis C is highest among those born between 1945 and 1965? Did you know that an estimated 75% of those infected with hepatitis C are unaware they are infected? Learn about hepatitis C transmission, screening, diagnosis, treatment and community resources for those with the disease in this program presented by Global Health AspirAction.


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Sep
11
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Pounds Fitness, Back-to-School Edition

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

This modern-day fusion of movement and music lets you channel your inner performer and rock your body. Drum along to music using weighted drumsticks for a fun-filled workout!


Sep
13
3:00PM

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6:00PM

Breast Cancer Seminar (in English and Bengali)

Location: Jackson Heights
Registration: Not required

Learn about breast cancer from experts in this bilingual English/Bengali program to be held at the Jewish Center of Jackson Heights, 37-06 77th Street.


Sep
15
3:30PM

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4:30PM

Fitness Boot Camp

Location: Queens Library for Teens
Registration: Not required

Let's exercise! The bodyweight exercises at our boot camp will help keep you fit.


Sep
22
9:00AM

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4:00PM

No Cost Digital Mammograms

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

No-cost digital mammograms are available for women aged 40 and older with health insurance, or aged 50 and older without health insurance, who are current New York City residents and have had no mammogram in the past 12 months; no co-pays are required and deductibles will be waived. To schedule an appointment, call 877-628-9090.


Sep
22
11:00AM

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5:00PM

A Day of Health Awareness (in English and Chinese)

Location: Mitchell-Linden
Registration: Not required

Join us for all or any portion of the day and find out how to improve your life by improving your health. 11:15AM - Zumba dance exercise; 12:15PM - Navigating the healthcare world (in Mandarin Chinese); 12:45PM - Cancer prevention (in Mandarin Chinese); 2:15PM - Navigating the healthcare world (in English); 4:15 - HIV/AIDS 101 (for teens; in English). Confidential HIV testing will be available on site.


Sep
29
4:00PM

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6:00PM

Health Insurance Application Assistance (in Spanish)

Location: Astoria
Registration: Not required

In-person assistance is offered for applying for Medicaid, Child Health Plus and New York State of Health Qualified Plans.


Oct
6
5:30PM

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6:30PM

Guided Meditation

Location: Peninsula
Registration: Not required

Guided meditation calms the mind and relaxes the body. People who practice meditation regularly experience reduced levels of stress and an increased sense of inner peace and well-being. Our instructor will help you focus on quieting your mind and making positive mental changes.


Oct
9
4:00PM

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5:00PM

Yoga for Youth

Location: Arverne
Registration: Not required

Teens will learn basic yoga poses and stretches. Yoga mats will be provided.

Additional Program Dates/Locations
This is a recurring program. If registration is required, you must register individually.

Additional Dates