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We at VNA Northwest strive to be an active and supportive force in strengthening the communities we serve. For current information and to take part in the programs we offer, see our calendar below. For information on any of the activities listed, please contact us.

Community Events hosted/cohosted by VNA Northwest:

 

May 8th - Warren Park and Rec - Warren - Managing Pain for a Better Quality of Life co-hosted by HOSS

 

 

 

 

 
Bend and Stretch - Cornwall - Thursdays, 11:00 a.m. - 12 noon May 24, May 31, June 7, 14, 21 and 28. United Congregational Parish House, 8 Bolton Hill Rd., Cornwall. Call 860-567-6000 to register. Space limited. No Charge.
 
LIVE WELL Workshops for Individuals with Chronic Conditions or Their Caregivers

Limited number of participants. Please call us to ask questions about the program: (860) 567-6000 or 860-364-4424. The program covers a new topic each week and provides opportunities for interaction and group problem solving. Topics include: Managing Difficult Emotions, Better Breathing, Communication, Fitness and Exercise, Nutrition, and Working with your Health Care Professional.

 

 

2017 Fall Risk Assessment Clinics (Open to the Public at no charge -- funded by a grant from the Connecticut Collaboration for Fall Prevention )

During this program a therapist will describe various risk factors that can lead to a fall and will explain and demonstrate some safety measuers and tools that individuals can use to protect themselves from accident or injury. Following the presentation there will be an opportunity for participants to receive personal reviews of their medications and blood pressure checks by a nurse, as well as the opportunity for individual fall risk assessments by a therapist.

Please call VNA Northwest at 860-567-6000

 

 

 

 

Flu Clinics

Shots will also be administered at the agency office daily 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. starting in October.

No reservations are necessary.

Cost without insurance: $35. Pneumonia shots: $150. Bring insurance cards if you have Medicare Part B, Aetna, Anthem, or ConnectiCare. Please wear short sleeves.

 

2017 Blood Pressure Clinics     

Bantam........................ Every Thursday
1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
VNA Northwest Office, 607 Bantam Road, Unit F
   
Bethlehem..................

Every Wednesday
10:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
North Purchase Senior Housing, 11 Jackson Lane

 

 

   
Cornwall...................... Second Monday of each month
Noon to 1 p.m.
United Church of Christ Parish House, 8 Bolton Hill Road

 

 

Goshen 4th Tuesday of each month - (Aug. 22, Sept 26 and Oct. 24)
  3:00 - 3:30 p.m.
 

Church of Christ Congregational -parish hall, 5 Old Middle St.

 

Harwinton.................... First Tuesday of each month
11:30 a.m. - Noon
Senior Center, 209 Weingart Road
   
North Canaan............. First Thursday of each month
9-10 a.m.
Stop & Shop, 11 Main Street
   
North Canaan............. Second Wednesday of each month
Noon - 1:00 p.m.
Wangum Senior Housing, 132 Quinn Street
   
North Canaan Last Wednesday of each month
11 a.m. to Noon
Geer Village, Beckley House, 85 S. Canaan Rd.
   
Sharon.......................... Fourth Wednesday of each month
Noon to 1p.m.
St. Bernard Church, 52 New Street
   
Thomaston................... Second Tuesday of each month
  10-11 a.m.
  Grove Manor, 11 Grove Street
   
  Third Thursday of each month
  12:30-1:30 p.m.
  Green Manor, 63 Green Manor
   
Torrington..................... Every Thursday (no clinic Dec. 24, 2015)
  10:30-11:30 a.m.
  Sullivan Senior Center, 88 East Albert Street
   
  Second Wednesday of each month
  10:30-11:30 AM
  Doyle's Medical Supply, 25 Coe Place
   
Warren.........................

May 8th Community Center, 7 Sackett Hill Rd. 11:30 a.m. - noon,

June 7th Morris Town Beach noon-12:30 p.m.,

July watch for details in senior newsletter (tentative July 12th at Warren Beach),

August 7th Community Center 11:30 a.m. - noon.

 

   
Washington................

Clincs will be held on the following dates: February 7, March 8, April 18, May 16 and July 18

11:00 - 12:00 noon
Washington Senior Center, 6 Bryan Hall Plaza
 
 
   
 

 

 

 
 
 
Areas we serve:
Bantam, Barkhamsted, Bethlehem, Bridgewater, Cornwall, Colebrook, Falls Village, Goshen, Harwinton, Kent, Lakeville, Litchfield, Morris, New Hartford,
New Milford, New Preston, Norfolk, Northfield, North Canaan, Plymouth, Roxbury, Salisbury, Sharon, Terryville, Thomaston, Torrington,
Warren, Watertown, Washington, Washington Depot, West Cornwall, Winchester, Winsted, Woodbury