Did you know that hospice isn't just for those with cancer? It's for anyone who has a life limiting illness. And as a Medicare, Medicaid, and VA Benefit, families have no copays or deductibles. To find out how Hospice can help you and your family, call 343-7596.
Salvation Army Summer Program
Youth in grades K - 6 and invited to attend the Salvation Army free summer program, " Thailand Trek", every Thursday, July 7 to August 20, 10am to 2pm. Morning snack and lunch offered each day. Transportation in Batavia available. Salvation Army is located at 529 East Main Street, Batavia. Call 343-6284 for more information.
Chamber Information Volunteers Needed
If you are interested in volunteering your time on weekends this summer to help greet visitors and give directions and area information in the Genesee County Visitor Information booth, Main Street, Batavia, call Kelly Rapone at 343-7440 ext. 23.
Medical Transportation Program
The Genesee County Office for the Aging is in critial need of volunteers to take individuals to medical appointments outside of Genesee County. Supplemental liability insurance is provided to all volunteers and mileage reimbursement may be available. Contact Dorian Ely, at the Office for the Aging if you are interested in volunteering. 585-343-1611.
UMMC ASK A Nurse
United Memorial Hospital will offer, "Ask a Nurse" community outreach program the First Tuesday of each month from 9am to 11am, in the Jerome Center Lobby, 16 Bank Street, Batavia; and on the Third Tuesday of each month from 9am to 11am, in the main lobby of the hospital at 127 North Street, Batavia. A registered nurse will be present to answer questions, check blood pressure, review medications, and provide diabetes risk assessments. The program is free and open to the public on a walk in basis.
Songs for NYSARC
Genesee ARC announces, "Songs for NYSARC", a collaboration between talented artists and parents includes some of the best songs ever written about people with developmental disabilities. Hear the songs now and buy downloads to support Genesee ARC by clicking on the logo. For more information contact Sandy Konfederath at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 585-343-1123, ext. 226.
Volunteer to Deliver Home Meals
The Office for the Aging is in need of volunteer drivers to deliver Home delivered meals in Batavia. You can volunteer daily or as little as once a month. Each delivery takes approximately one to one and half hours. Easy pick up accessibility and assistance with loading at the Genesee ARC Community Center, Woodrow Road, Batavia. For more information or to volunteer call Jill at 585-343-1611.
UMMC HEALTHY LIVING CLASSES
United Memorial Medical Center Healthy Living, offers classes on Childbirth, MOMS program, Breast Feeding, Nutrition counceling, Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support, Diabetes Education Classes, and Advanced Cardiac Life Support . No Cost Mammography is also offered. Call 344-5331 for more information as to dates and registration.