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Free Workshop - Living Well with Chronic Conditions (Mill Creek YMCA)

Senior Services of Snohomish County is offering a free six week workshop in March/April 2013 and again in July/August 2013.
The 6-week workshop is FREE!! You will also receive the book “Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions” free of charge. Space is limited, so register early.

Senior Services of Snohomish County is offering a free six week workshop in  July/August 2013.

This is the first time Senior Services has offered Living Well as an evening workshop.  Register now for the session beginning Thursday July 11th.

This six-week workshop, developed by Stanford University’s Patient Education Department, is designed to help individuals who have an ongoing condition (such as diabetes, asthma, heart disease, chronic pain, arthritis, and hypertension) improve the quality of their lives.

Learn to reduce stress and frustration, manage symptoms, set weekly goals, problem-solve effectively, improve communication, relax, handle difficult emotions, eat well, and exercise safely.

Family members, friends, and caregivers can also participate.

The two six-week workshops are as follows:

  1. Six Mondays, March 4th - April 8th, 2013, 11:30am to 2:00pm. Open to YMCA members and non-members.
  2. Six Thursdays, July 11th -August 15th, 2013, 6:00pm-8:30pm. Open to YMCA members and non-members.

These workshops will take place at:
Mill Creek YMCA - Cascade Room
13723 Puget Park Drive
Everett, WA 98208

The 6-week workshop is FREE!! You will also receive the book “Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions” free of charge. Space is limited, so register early.

Contact Barb Thomas at 425-265-2283 or bthomas@sssc.org to register.

Barbara Thomas, MA is Nutrition Assessor for Senior Services of Snohomish County, Nutrition Program.

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