AHS provides education and support with health workshops

THREE HILLS – Alberta Health Services is inviting local individuals to attend supportive health information workshops that are helping Albertans make positive adjustments to their lifestyles.

 

The workshops are offered as part of the Alberta Healthy Living Program (AHLP), an AHS initiative designed to promote healthy living and provide easy access to helpful information. The assortment of AHLP workshops cover a range of information, including heart health, weight management, nutrition, diabetes care, chronic illness management and more.

 

All AHLP sessions are led by AHS professionals who share their expertise in group discussions and provide support and encouragement to participants. More than 140 educational workshops will be offered throughout Central Zone this spring. Each workshop is free of charge.

 

Upcoming workshops in Three Hills include:

 

  •  Diabetes The Basics (One session)
  • Learn how to better manage Type 2 diabetes and pre-diabetes. For those newly diagnosed or wanting an update. 
    Feb 22 (9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.)
  • Heart Wise (One session) via Telehealth
    Learn about high blood pressure, cholesterol and heart healthy nutrition.
    Feb 9 (1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.)

All sessions will be held at the Three Hills Health Centre – 1504 2 St N.

Registration is required as date and time are subject to change. For more information and to register to attend, please call the Alberta Healthy Living Program Central Zone at 1-877-314-6997

 

To access the full schedule of upcoming AHLP sessions throughout Central Alberta please visit

http://www.albertahealthservices.ca/assets/programs/ps-cdm-central-calendar-2016-winter.pdf

 

Alberta Health Services is the provincial health authority responsible for planning and delivering health supports and services for more than four million adults and children living in Alberta. Its mission is to provide a patient-focused, quality health system that is accessible and sustainable for all Albertans.

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