8/16/2016 - Health Dept. offers seminars on dealing with diabetes, chronic illness

The Waterbury Health Department is offering two upcoming seminars: “Living Well with Diabetes,” and “Living Well with Chronic Pain.”

A six-week course on Living Well with Diabetes will take place Thursday from 12:30 to 3 p.m. at the Waterbury Health Department. 185 South Main Street (aka 1 Jefferson Square), lower level, from Sept. 22 to Oct. 27. It is free to anyone 18 or older who has been diagnosed with Type 1 or Type II diabetes.To register, call Cindy at 203-573-6679.

A six-week course on managing chronic illness will be held on consecutive Mondays from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 26 through Nov. 14 at the Waterbury Senior Center, 1985 East Main Street. Sign up at the reception desk at the Senior Center or call 203-574-6746.