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Kansans Optimizing Health Program (KOHP); Managing Chronic Conditions

Apr
3
Thu
To
May
8
Thu
Apr 3 - May 8, 2014
Thursdays
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Locations vary

A six week KDHE program that covers self-care strategies to help better manage a chronic condition or disease.

Registration Details

Registration is closed.

Advance registration required due to small class size. To enroll, contact the Douglas County Senior Services at (785) 842-0543.

Fees & Payment

Fee is $15 for the six sessions. Includes classes, a textbook and refreshments.

Description

This six week KDHE program developed by Stanford University and facilitated by LMH, the  Lawrence Housing Authority, and Douglas County Senior Services, will cover self-care strategies to help better manage a chronic condition or disease.

Do you have or care for someone with arthritis, diabetes, heart or lung disease or another chronic condition? This six week KDHE program developed by Stanford University and facilitated by Lawrence Memorial Hospital, the  Lawrence Housing Authority, and Douglas County Senior Services, will cover self-care strategies to reduce pain, deal with fatigue, exercise safely, eat well, manage stress, use medications effectively, and set and meet personal goals. Participants should already be working in partnership with a healthcare provider.

Schedule & Location

Schedule

This event includes all of the 6 meeting times below.
Date Time Location
1. Thu, April 03 1:30 PM to 4:00 PM Locations vary
2. Thu, April 10 1:30 PM to 4:00 PM Locations vary
3. Thu, April 17 1:30 PM to 4:00 PM Locations vary
4. Thu, April 24 1:30 PM to 4:00 PM Locations vary
5. Thu, May 01 1:30 PM to 4:00 PM Locations vary
6. Thu, May 08 1:30 PM to 4:00 PM Locations vary

Location Details

  • Locations vary

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