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ConnectiCare Centers offer free health and wellness events for our communities. Check out our current list of events below.

 

All events are open to the public, but registration is required.

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Minutes to Mindfulness

Virtual Class
Microsoft Teams

Thursday, April 22, 2021
12:00 PM — 1:00 PM
Language: English

Description

Need help finding your zen? Join us to learn simple tips to become more present each day. We'll discuss the difference between mindfulness and meditation, and practical ways to add them to your daily routine. The session will end with a two-minute guided meditation. Presented by a WellSpark Health coach. Brought to you by the ConnectiCare Centers and EmblemHealth Neighborhood Care. This virtual event is open to members and the public.

Health & wellness
Virtual

Beyond the pillbox

Virtual Class
Microsoft Teams

Tuesday, April 27, 2021
12:00 PM — 1:00 PM
Language: English

Description

Do you have trouble remembering your doctor’s prescription directions? Ever miss doses because you didn’t get a refill on time? Has the price of a drug meant you stopped taking it? Come hear a pharmacist’s tips on ways to save money on prescription drugs and stick to your Rx plan. Brought to you by the ConnectiCare Centers and EmblemHealth Neighborhood Care. This virtual event is open to ConnectiCare and EmblemHealth members only.

Health & wellness
Virtual

Hartford Hospital mobile mammography

ConnectiCare Center Waterbury
835 Wolcott Street
Waterbury
06705

Thursday, May 6, 2021
8:30 AM — 2:00 PM
Language: English

Description

Are you a ConnectiCare member that’s due for a mammogram? Hartford Hospital’s mobile mammography unit is coming to our ConnectiCare Center in Waterbury on Thursday, May 6 from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call ConnectiCare at 1-877-523-6837 (TTY 711) to register for an available appointment time, or register online with your name and phone number and we’ll be in touch by phone within a few days with the available appointment times. Limited appointments available. Registering online does not guarantee an appointment; you will receive a call from ConnectiCare to confirm your registration and appointment time.

Health & wellness
In person

Diabetes Self-Management Series (Class 1)

Virtual Class
Microsoft Teams

Wednesday, May 12, 2021
3:00 PM — 4:00 PM
Language: English

Description

Join us for the first class in our 3-session Diabetes Self-Management Series! During our first session, you will learn about what diabetes is, how it is diagnosed, and strategies to prevent complications. We will also explore different methods to monitor blood sugar levels and review blood sugar goals. Led by Jennifer Calo, MS, RDN, CDN, CDCES. Brought to you by EmblemHealth Neighborhood Care and the ConnectiCare Centers. This virtual event is open to members and the public.

Health & wellness
Virtual

Hartford Hospital mobile mammography

ConnectiCare Center Manchester
1487 Pleasant Valley Road
Manchester
06042

Tuesday, May 18, 2021
8:30 AM — 2:00 PM
Language: English

Description

Are you a ConnectiCare member that’s due for a mammogram? Hartford Hospital’s mobile mammography unit is coming to our ConnectiCare Center in Manchester on Tuesday, May 18 from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call ConnectiCare at 1-877-523-6837 (TTY 711) to register for an available appointment time, or register online with your name and phone number and we’ll be in touch by phone within a few days with the available appointment times. Limited appointments available. Registering online does not guarantee an appointment; you will receive a call from ConnectiCare to confirm your registration and appointment time.

Health & wellness
In person

Falls Prevention - Balance and Mobility

Virtual Class
Microsoft Teams

Wednesday, May 19, 2021
12:30 PM — 1:30 PM
Language: English

Description

Join us for the first session in this 2-part series to learn about preventing falls! Although falls are the leading cause of injury and accidental death in adults over the age of 65, they can be prevented. By taking control of your health and utilizing the resources available to you, you can reduce your risk of falls and continue to participate in the activities that you enjoy. Brought to you by EmblemHealth Neighborhood Care and the ConnectiCare Centers. This virtual event is open to members and the public.

Health & wellness
Virtual

Diabetes Self-Management Series (Class 2)

Virtual Class
Microsoft Teams

Wednesday, May 19, 2021
3:00 PM — 4:00 PM
Language: English

Description

Join us for the second class in our 3-session Diabetes Self-Management Series! During our second session, we will explore healthy eating, review label reading, and understand how different foods affect our blood sugar levels. We will also brainstorm meal and snack ideas together and give you tools to successfully meal plan. Mindful eating will also be discussed. Led by Jennifer Calo, MS, RDN, CDN, CDCES. Brought to you by EmblemHealth Neighborhood Care and the ConnectiCare Centers. This virtual event is open to members and the public.

Health & wellness
Virtual

Emergency Preparedness

Virtual Class
Microsoft Teams

Tuesday, May 25, 2021
11:30 AM — 12:00 PM
Language: English

Description

You never know when an emergency may occur, so it’s important to be prepared. Join us for a class on how to prepare for emergencies, including how to put together an emergency preparedness bag and what emergency items you should always have available around your house. Brought to you by EmblemHealth Neighborhood Care and the ConnectiCare Centers. This virtual event is open to members and the public.

Health & wellness
Virtual

Ah, Asthma!

Virtual Class
Microsoft Teams

Tuesday, May 25, 2021
12:30 PM — 1:30 PM
Language: English

Description

Join us for a virtual class to learn about Asthma! In this session, you will learn about what Asthma is and its triggers, different types of inhalers, making your own “asthma action plan,” and the relationship between Asthma and Coronavirus. Led by EmblemHealth Ambulatory Pharmacist, Jessica Mina PharmD, AE-C. Brought to you by EmblemHealth Neighborhood Care and the ConnectiCare Centers. This virtual event is open to members and the public.

Health & wellness
Virtual

Falls Prevention - Exercises in Balance and Mobility

Virtual Class
Microsoft Teams

Wednesday, May 26, 2021
12:30 PM — 1:30 PM
Language: English

Description

Join us for the second session in this 2-part series to learn simple exercises to help maintain your balance and mobility that are designed to help you reduce falls. Brought to you by EmblemHealth Neighborhood Care and the ConnectiCare Centers. This virtual event is open to members and the public.

Health & wellness
Virtual

ConnectiCare, Inc. complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

For accommodations of persons with special needs at meetings call 1-877-523-6837 (TTY: 711).

Last update 10/01/2020

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