2011-01-27 / Community Bulletin Board

HEALTH

Hospice Volunteer Training Hospice volunteers are needed to visit clients who are living with terminal illness. Volunteers provide extra love and compassion to clients and families during a difficult time in their lives. Training is free and is scheduled for February 11, 18 and 25 at the Chambersburg office from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Classes fill up fast so please call to register, or for more information, contact Tammy Hawbaker at 717-217-3520 or e-mail: thawbaker@lutheranhomecare.org.

Nutrition Class Fulton County nutrition awareness classes are held at Warfordsburg Senior Center on the third Monday of every month. When the third Monday is a holiday, it is held the fourth Monday from 10:00 a.m. to noon. To register or sign up for lunch call 717-294-6020.

McConnellsburg AA Meetings The McConnellsburg Chapter of Alcoholics Anonymous will meet on Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m. every week at the Alumni Building Basement, McConnellsburg.

Free Blood Pressure Screenings Free blood pressure screenings will be given at the following locations: McConnellsburg Senior Center the first Thursday of every month from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; Hann’s Apartments the second Monday of every month from 11:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.; Warfordsburg Senior Center the third Wednesday of every month from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; and Hustontown Senior Center the third Thursday of every month from 11:15 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

Dental Screenings Free dental screenings for ages birth to 18 will be held at Fulton County Partnership Dental Clinic (Overly-Raker building), February 4, 11 and 18, from 9 a.m. to noon. No appointment is necessary. Cancelled in the event of bad weather. More information may be obtained by calling 717-485-3079.

Free HIV Testing Free, confidential HIV testing and counseling are available at the Fulton County State Health Center, Penn’s Village Shopping Center, McConnellsburg. Information or an appointment may be obtained by calling 485-5137.

Immunization Clinic Immunization clinic is held at the State Health Center in McConnellsburg on Thursdays. Call 485-5137 for information and appointment.

Alcoholics Anonymous Alcoholics Anonymous meets in McConnellsburg with open meetings at 7:00 p.m. every Wednesday at Fulton County Community Center, formerly the old high school and Jaycee building, on the corner of South Third and East Maple streets. Local area AA hotline number is 800-296-9289.

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