United Way Day of Caring
United Way Day of Caring will be held in Batavia, Wednesday, May 17. Registration of teams opens March 1 and will close March 31, so start getting your teams together. Project requests must be returned to the United Way by March 17. For more information contact Erik Fix at the United Way.
Lions Club Biggest Loser
Batavia Lions Club 2nd annual Biggest Loser Weight Loss Challenge, April 15 to July 1. Registration closes April 17. Weight in April 15, at Next Level Fitness. Register online
or call 455-7514 for more information.
Girl Scout Cookies
It's Girl Scout Cookie time! It's the 100th season of Girl Scouts selling cookies. Go online at www.girlscoutcookies.org
to order or for more information call the Batavia office at 344-7050.
Volunteer for HomeCare & Hospice
HomeCare & Hospice is looking for volunteers that volunteer as little as four hours a week; opportunities include office work, events, and opportunities to be trained to help people facing end of life. To make a difference on the Hospice team, call 800-719-7129.
Transportation Volunteers Needed
DAV Volunteer Transportation Network is in need of volunteer drivers to transport Veterans to and from medical appointments in Buffalo and Batavia. Contact Doug Titus at 585-297-1170.
The American Red Cross is in urgent need of blood donors. If you can help save a life, contact the American Red Cross online
and schedule an appointment to donate blood. A blood donor card or driver's license or two other forms of identification are required at check in. Individuals who are 17 years of age or older, weigh at least 110 pounds, and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate.
Alzheimer's Support Group - Batavia
The Genesee County Alzheimer's Support Group will meet at the Richmond Memorial Library, 19 Ross Street, Batavia, the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 7pm. The group is designed to provide emotional and social support for caregivers and help participants develop methods and skills to solve problems.
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 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.