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Upcoming Events & Programs

NOVEMBER 7: Total Joint Program Community Education Event (Coeur d'Alene)

Total Join Program Community Education Event

  • WHAT: For many people struggling with joint pain, knowing when to seek help from a surgeon is sometimes difficult. Join us for an evening of discussing when it’s time to consider total joint replacement surgery and selecting a qualified surgeon and facility.
  • WHEN: Thursday, November 7 at 6:00-8:00 pm
  • WHERE: Coeur d'Alene
  • DETAILS: View the event flyer to learn more.
  • REGISTRATION/QUESTIONS: Call 208-625-5599 or email Tolli Willhite.

 

NOVEMBER 14: Diabetes Day (Coeur d'Alene)

Diabetes Day

  • WHAT: Don't miss this FREE opportunity to learn more about preventing or managing diabetes and other chronic diseases. 
  • WHEN: Thursday, November 14 at 3:00-6:00 pm
  • WHERE: Kootenai Health, Coeur d'Alene
  • DETAILS: Visit the event website to learn more.

NOVEMBER 19: Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED Course (Lewiston)

Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED Course

  • WHAT: his is a blended learning course that includes an online portion, then requires a manikin skills session with a certified American Heart Association CPR instructor.  Your card is issued upon completion of the manikin skills.
  • WHEN: Tuesday, November 19 at 11:00 am-12:00 pm
  • WHERE: Lewiston
  • DETAILS: Visit the event website to learn more.

 

NOVEMBER 19: Letting Go of the Silence (Hayden)

Letting Go of the Silence

  • WHAT: The Suicide Prevention Action Network of North Idaho and Panhandle Health District are excited to bring you a special presentation by Carla Fine, best selling author of "No Time to say Goodbye: Surviving the Suicide of a Loved One."
  • WHEN: Tuesday, November 19 at 10:00 am-12:00 pm
  • WHERE: Panhandle Health District, Hayden
  • DETAILS: Visit the event website to learn more.

 

FEBRUARY 12: QPR Suicide Prevention Training (Coeur d'Alene)

QPR Suicide Prevention Training

  • WHAT: Q.P.R stands for Question, Persuade and Refer the three simple steps anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide. Just as people trained in CPR help save thousands of lives each year, people trained in QPR learn how to recognize the warning signs of a suicide crisis and how to question, persuade, and refer someone to help.
  • WHEN: Wednesday, February 12 at 8:30-10:00 am
  • WHERE: Kootenai Health, Coeur d'Alene
  • DETAILS: Visit the event website to learn more.

MAY 6: QPR Suicide Prevention Training (Coeur d'Alene)

QPR Suicide Prevention Training

  • WHAT: Q.P.R stands for Question, Persuade and Refer the three simple steps anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide. Just as people trained in CPR help save thousands of lives each year, people trained in QPR learn how to recognize the warning signs of a suicide crisis and how to question, persuade, and refer someone to help.
  • WHEN: Wednesday, May 6 at 10:00-11:30 am
  • WHERE: Kootenai Health, Coeur d'Alene
  • DETAILS: Visit the event website to learn more.

NEW SESSIONS: Diabetes Prevention Program (Sandpoint)

Diabetes Prevention Program

  • WHAT: The Diabetes Prevention Program uses the CDC’s evidence-based curriculum to help people who are at risk for developing.
  • WHEN: New sessions starting soon! Dates and times TBD.
  • WHERE: Panhandle Health District - 2101 Pine Street, Sandpoint
  • DETAILS: See class flyer for details and contact Nanci Jenkins at (208) 263-5159 for more information.

 

NEW SESSIONS: Diabetes Prevention Program (Cottonwood, Orofino, & Riggins)

Diabetes Prevention Program

  • WHAT: The Diabetes Prevention Program uses the CDC’s evidence-based curriculum to help people who are at risk for developing or who already have type 2 diabetes.
  • WHEN: New sessions starting soon! Dates and times vary by location.
  • WHERE: Orofino, Kooskia,  Pierce/Weippe, Grangeville, Cottonwood & Nez Perce based on potential participant interest
  • DETAILS: Contact Laura Hollingshead at (208) 476-4555 ext. 8126 for more information.

 

 

Ongoing Events & Programs

Adult Exercise Program (Sandpoint)

Adult Exercise Program

  • WHAT: The Adult Exercise Program at Bonner General Health is a wellness program designed for anyone who may benefit from regular, supervised exercise in a safe environment.
  • WHEN: Tuesdays and Thursdays at 8:00, 9:30, and 11:00 am
  • WHERE: Bonner General Health, Sandpoint
  • DETAILS: Visit Bonner General Health's website to learn more.

Chronic Disease Support Group (Orofino)

Chronic Disease Support Group

  • WHAT: Local support group for those living with chronic disease. Topics of discussion vary by month.
  • WHEN: 3rd Tuesday every month (January–November) 1:30 to 3:00 pm
  • WHERE: Orofino Health Center (1055 Riverside Ave. Orofino, ID)
  • DETAILS: Contact Laura Hollingshead at 208-476-4555 ext. 8126 for more information.

Diabetes Education Series (Moscow)

Diabetes Education Series

 

Diabetes Support Group Meeting (Kamiah & Grangeville)

Diabetes Support Group Meeting

  • WHAT: These Support Group Meetings occur monthly through May.
  • WHEN/WHERE:
    • Kamiah: 1:00-2:30 at the Kamiah Bible Church (first Wednesday)
    • Grangeville: 1:00-2:30 at Oscar's Restaurant (first Thursday)
  • QUESTIONS: Contact St. Mary's Hospital & Clinics at 208-962-3267 with questions.

 

Healthy Horizons: Weight Management & Lifestyle Choices (Kamiah)

Healthy Horizons: Weight Management & Lifestyle Choices

  • WHAT: This program focuses on mutual support, successes, health and wellness topics, and individual choice of weight loss method/management.
  • WHEN: 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month, 5:30-6:30 p.m.
    • Note: classes run September through May; no summer classes.
  • WHERE: Kamiah Medical Center
  • QUESTIONS: Contact St. Mary's Hospital & Clinics at 208-962-3267 with questions.

 

LCSC Wellness Events (Lewiston)

LCSC Wellness Events

 

Walk with a Doc (Clark Fork & Sandpoint)

Walk with a Doc

  • WHAT: A health care provider will start the group off with a 3-8 min presentation on their health topic of choice followed by a 45–60 minute walk.
  • WHEN: dates/times vary
  • WHERE: Clark Fork & Sandpoint
  • DETAILS: View the Walk with a Doc schedule online.

Walk with the Docs (Orofino)

Walk with a Doc

  • WHAT: A walking/jogging group consisting of Clearwater Valley Hospital providers and community members.
  • WHEN:
    • Wednesdays at 6:00 pm at the Orofino High School Track
    • Fridays at 7:30 am at Dworshak Dam
  • WHERE: Orofino
  • DETAILS: View the Walk with the Docs flyer online.