Health


 TUESDAY, July 3 

ZUMBA GOLD FITNESS 

Where: Keaau Comm. Center 

When: 12:15 p.m. July 3 

Details: Every Tuesday, for persons 55 and older; $10 for 10 weeks. 

Contact: Yoli Nakamura, 896- 0265, yolin@hawaii.rr.com 

COMING 

SPIRITED SURVIVORS 

Where: ‘Imiloa Sky Garden 

When: noon July 7 

Details: Welcoming social support group offers informal peer-led, positive setting for those newly diagnosed and breast cancer survivors. Survivors share info, personal experiences and concerns. 

Contact: Cecily Nago, 935- 0025, cecily.nago@cancer.org 

MALL WALKERS PROGRAM 

Where: Prince Kuhio Plaza 

When: 9:30 a.m. July 10 

Details: Third quarter runs July 10-Sept. 13, Tuesdays and Thursdays; 9:30-11:30 a.m. and 5-7 p.m. Register at Mall Walkers station at Food Court fronting Got Gifts. 

Contact: Beverly, 959-3555, beverly.crudele@ggp.com 

CAREGIVERS SUPPORT GROUP 

Where: Church of the Holy Cross, 440 W. Lanikaula St., Hilo 

When: 10 a.m. July 10 

Details: Support group for caregivers who provide assistance to anyone. Support from knowledgeable community members as well as Alzheimer’ Association. 

Contact: Chris Ridley, 443- 7360, ridley@hawaii.rr.com 

CAREGIVERS SUPPORT GROUP 

Where: Aging and Disability Resource Center 

When: 5 p.m. July 11 

Details: Support group for caregivers who provide assistance to someone with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease. 

Contact: Chris Ridley, 443- 7360, ridley@hawaii.rr.com 

FORGETFUL? SUPPORT GROUP FOR YOU 

Where: Aging and Disability Resource Center, Hilo 

When: 5 p.m. July 11 

Details: Support group for forgetful people and their family members. 

Contact: Chris Ridley, 443- 7360, ridley@hawaii.rr.com 

LOOK GOOD, FEEL BETTER 

Where: Tutu’s House, Waimea 

When: 10 a.m. July 12 

Details: Registration now being accepted for Look Good, Feel Better, a free program that teaches beauty techniques to female cancer patients in active treatment. Offers help with the appearance-related side effects of radiation or chemotherapy. Register; make-up included. 

Contact: Cecily, 935-0025, cecily.nago@cancer.org 

PROSTATE CANCER SUPPORT GROUP 

Where: Church of the Holy Cross, Hilo 

When: 11 a.m. July 12 

Details: Us Too! Prostate Cancer Support Group meets the third Thursday of every month. Speaker will be Dr. Jeffrey Albaugh of Chicago’s NorthShore University Health System. Light lunch, $5; call to sign up. 

Contact: Al Manliguis, 935- 2723, cecily.nago@cancer.org 

HOSPICE EVENING GROUP 

Where: Hospice of Hilo 

When: 5:30 p.m. July 12 

Details: Free evening bereavement support. Meet others grieving loss of loved ones and learn tools to help deal with grief. Individual appointments also available. Ongoing every first and third Tuesday of the month. 

Contact: Cathy, 969-1733, cathyhough@hospiceofhilo.org 

LIVING WITH DIABETES 

Where: Hilo Medical Center 

When: 10:45 a.m. Aug. 1 

Details: Diabetes in Control; nine-week course on nutrition, exercise, health habits. Wednesdays, 10:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m., 5-6:30 p.m. Sign up in advance; bring a friend. 

Contact: Becky Stubbs, 932- 3122, HMCDICP@hhsc.org 

ONGOING 

GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP 

Where: Hospice of Hilo, 1011 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo 

When: 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays 

Details: Free bereavement counseling for family, friends who have lost a loved one. Ongoing on first and third Tuesday of each month. 

Contact: Cathy 969-1733 

 

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