We welcome the community to our programs that are designed to educate and inform. Programs are subject to change.
Seminars, unless otherwise noted, will be held at the CORE Building, 1164 Elizabeth Ave., Elizabeth, NJ
(Enter parking lot from South Broad St., next to Fire House) Register online or call (908) 994-8939.
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 16
5:30 – 7:30 pm
Caring for Your Caregiver: Supporting the Individuals who Save Lives
Too often, the caregiver is forgotten as they manage the day to day routine and health of a loved one. Their work can often be overwhelming. It is important to shine a light on resources that can not only assist the patient, but the caregiver as well. Join us and connect with others who are and have been in your shoes.
Presenter: Carol Pepe, L.C.S.W., M.P.H., Director,
Case Management Services
Register at https://trinitasrmc-caregiver.eventbrite.com
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 29
6:00 – 7:00 pm
Prevent Overdoses, Save Lives, ACT NOW! Free NARCAN Training
This training is open to anyone who is at risk of an opioid overdose, and their family and friends. All participants will receive a Narcan® Kit (naloxone), and education on how to administer Narcan® (naloxone) to reverse a heroin/opioid overdose.
Presenter: Diane Villari, LCADC, Clinical Operations Supervisor, JSAS Healthcare
Register at https://trinitasrmc-narcan.eventbrite.com
The dates and locations for the upcoming events will be announced in December 2017.
Sign Up at TRMCEvents.Eventbrite.com to receive an alert when these events go live or call 908-994-5836.
Preventative care and how to plan for the future.
Cataracts, Glaucoma, and more
What you need to know before you go in for repair for your eye disease or condition.
Go Red for Women Fashion Show
Join us on the red runway and learn emergency tips for when you or a loved one’s heart is in distress.
TCCC SUPPORT GROUPS
Conference Room A or Conference Room B
Trinitas Comprehensive Cancer Center
225 Williamson Street, Elizabeth New Jersey 07207
All events take place from 1pm to 3pm.
Call (908) 994-8535 for 2017 schedule.
Living with Cancer
Viviendo con Cáncer, Grupo De Apoyo
Living with Breast Cancer
Viviendo con Cáncer de Mama
Caregiving Support Group
Viviendo con Cáncer, Grupo De Apoyo
Viviendo con Cáncer, Apoyo Familiar
For more information on any TCCC support programs and to RSVP, please contact Roxanne Ruiz-Adams, LSW, (908) 994-8535. Por favor llame al (908) 994-8535 para confirmar su asistencia.
St. John’s Summit Concert Series
A variety of musical genres open to the community
Friday, November 17, 2017 7:00 pm
Peter Yarrow (of Peter, Paul & Mary) with special guests Robert Jones & Matt Watroba. Tickets are $40 (Children 12 & under $10 off)
Sunday, March 4, 2018 3:00 pm
The Yale Spizzwinks
Tickets are $30 (Children 12 & under $10 off)
Saturday, June 2, 2018 7:00 pm
Sweet Honey In The Rock®
Tickets are $50 (Children 12 & under $10 off)
St. John’s Lutheran Church
587 Springfield Avenue • Summit, NJ
For tickets and more series information visit
www.SJSCS.org or call (908) 206-4250.
TRINITAS HEALTH FOUNDATION EVENTS
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 3
3:30 – 7:30 pm
Tailgate with Trinitas
Shackamaxon Country Club, Scotch Plains, NJ
Watch the game with New York Giants Bart Oates, Bill Neill and other surprise New York Giants greats!
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 17, 2018
14th Annual Evening at the Races
Meadowlands, Rutherford, NJ
VIP Reception 5:30 p.m.
Gourmet Dinner 6:30 p.m.
First Race 7:15 p.m.
For more information about the Foundation or to learn more about its fundraising events, (908) 994-8249 or email@example.com.
Proceeds from these and other events benefit the patients of Trinitas Regional Medical Center. Making reservations for Foundation events is fast and easy on your American Express, MasterCard, Visa or Discover card!
Health Services with Women in Mind
Trinitas helps provide women access to vital health services with a focus on preventive measures. These include educational programs and cancer screenings. Programs offered in English and Spanish.
To learn more about these services, contact Amparo Aguirre, (908) 994-8244 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
Ask the Pharmacist: Medication Management
Free of charge, by appointment only.
Monthly on the 4th Tuesday, 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Call (908) 994-5237
TRINITAS CHILDREN’S THERAPY SERVICES
899 Mountain Avenue, Suite 1A, Springfield, NJ
October 9 – January 22
All programs are offered one time per week, for 45 minutes at Trinitas Children’s Therapy Services,
899 Mountain Avenue, Suite 1A, Springfield, NJ 07081
Our programs and/or group therapy sessions are a great alternative to individual therapy. They give children the opportunity to address key developmental areas in structured but busier environments that are more reflective of typical real-life home and school situations.
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An opportunity for children from preschool (prewriting) through elementary (cursive) school to work with an occupational therapist and participate in multi-sensory fine motor, visual-motor, and visual-perceptual activities to learn pre-writing skills, proper letter formation, and writing within the given lines using the Handwriting Without Tears program. Help to reinforce learning and make writing fun! Preschool, Tuesdays 9:00 – 9:45, 4:00 – 4:45 Kindergarten, Tuesdays 9:00 – 9:45, 4:00 – 4:45
1st- 2nd Grade, Mondays 4:00 – 4:45
Cursive, Thursdays 4:00 – 4:45
An opportunity for children to work with a physical therapist and have an introduction into several fall/winter sports in a non-competitive small group setting.
Mondays 4:00 – 4:45
An opportunity for children to work with a speech & language therapist and engage in activities to address turn tak-ing, topic maintenance, appropriate question asking, following non-verbal cues, and using manners. Wednesdays 4:00 – 4:45
An opportunity for children to work with an occupational therapist to learn efficient keyboarding/typing skills, including key location and finger placement, and speed and accuracy.
Tuesdays 4:00 – 4:45
To register for any programs or for more information, please contact Kevin Nelson at email@example.com,(973) 218-6394, ext. 13, or fax (973) 218-6351.
To learn more, visit www.childtherapynj.com
MEDICAL AND BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SUPPORT GROUPS
Diabetes Management Support Group
Monthly, First Monday, 2:00 – 3:00 pm
Kathleen McCarthy, RN, CDE (Certified Diabetes Educator)
Open to both diabetics and non-diabetics who want to learn more about diabetes prevention.
65 Jefferson Street, 2nd Floor, Elizabeth, New Jersey Call (908) 994-5502 for further information or registration
If you or someone you know experiences problems sleeping, consider contacting the Trinitas Comprehensive Sleep Disorders Center in Elizabeth. Another location can be found in Cranford at Homewood Suites by Hilton with easy access on and off the Garden State Parkway. Both centers are headed by a medical director who is board certified in sleep medicine, internal medicine, pulmonary medicine, and intensive care medicine, and is staffed by seven certified sleep technologists.
For further information, call (908) 994-8694 to learn more about the Trinitas Comprehensive Sleep Disorders Center or visit www.njsleepdisorderscenter.org
Monday 7:00 – 8:30 pm
Sunday 12:00 noon – 2:00 pm; Sunday 5:00 – 6:30 pm
Jean Grady, Community Liason (908) 9940-7438 Grassmann Hall, 655 East Jersey St., Elizabeth
Friday 7:30 pm – 8:45 pm
Jean Grady, Community Liaison, (908) 994-7438 Grassmann Hall, 655 East Jersey St., Elizabeth
HIV Education and Support Program for HIV Positive Patients
Monthly. Call for scheduled dates/times.
Judy Lacinak, (908) 994-7605
Early Intervention Program Clinic, 655 Livingston St. Monastery Building, 2nd Floor, Elizabeth
Mental Illness Support Group (NAMI) for Spanish Speaking Participants
4th Friday of each month except August, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Mike Guglielmino, (908) 994-7275
Martha Silva, NAMI 1-888-803-3413
6 South Conference Room, Williamson Street Campus 225 Williamson Street, Elizabeth
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