DMH Community Calendar – May 2017

Geriatric Assessment Clinic, 241 W. Weaver Road, Suite 240,
Forsyth. Come to our outpatient program to identify health needs
and develop a tailored care plan for loved ones. Get peace of mind
for the whole family. Call 217-876-2199 to schedule your appoint
ment.
Natural Nutrition Weight Management Orientation May 1, 5:30
p.m., May 19, 12 p.m., FREE, DMH Specific Performance
Enhancement Center, 2122 N. 27th Street, Decatur. Learn more about
our natural approach for weight loss. Obtain knowledge on nutri
tion and how to work out effectively. A physician and a one-on-one
health coach are on hand to supervise weight loss and help set and
reach personal goals. Plus, learn about our meal replacement prod
uct with all natural ingredients. Register online at https://www.
dmhcares.com/ or call 217-876-4249.
Cardiopulmonary Rehab Orientation, Tuesdays and Thursdays,
May 2, 4, 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25 and 30, 1-3 p.m., FREE, Decatur
Memorial Hospital Cardiac Rehabilitation Department, 2300 N.
Edward St., Decatur – meet at Heart and Lung Institute Registration
Desk. This orientation is for the Cardiac Rehabilitation program and
requires a physician referral. For more information, call 217-876-
2496.
Bariatric Support Group, May 2, 5:30-6:30 p.m., FREE, DMH
Specific Performance Enhancement Center, 2122 N. 27th Street,
Decatur. Share knowledge and support as we work to regain and
maintain good health. Persons who have had bariatric surgery and
their family members are welcome, along with those considering
medical weight loss or bariatric surgery. This requires a physician
referral and assessment appointment prior to class. Register online
at https://www.dmhcares.com/ or call 217-876-4249.
Helping Hands Bereavement for Children, May 4, 11, 18, 25 3:30
p.m., FREE. Cancer Care Center of Decatur, 210 W. McKinley, Ave,
Decatur, IL. Meets in the Art Therapy room. Helping Hands is a
support group for children ages five to 15. Register online at www.
dmhcares.com or call 217-876-4735.
Infant CPR Class, May 8, 7 p.m., FREE, Decatur Memorial
Hospital – OB Classrooms- 3rd Floor, 2300 N. Edward St., Decatur,
IL. This class teaches moms, dads and anyone caring for infants
(including grandparents and babysitters) the skills needed for infant
CPR and is taught by Pediatric Registered Nurses certified in CPR
instruction. Register online at www.dmhcares.com or call 217-876-
3100.
PSA Screening, May 10, 17, 8:30-11:30 a.m., $25, DMH PrimeTime,
DMH Volunteer Lobby, 2300 N. Edward St., Decatur. The PSA test
measures the level of PSA in a man’s blood to help detect signs of
prostate cancer. Cost is $25 (blood draw only). Register online at
www.dmhcares.com or call for appointment, 217-876-2191.
Facing Cancer Together, May 10, 1:30 p.m., FREE, Cancer Care
Center of Decatur, 210 W. McKinley Ave., Education Classrooms. A
monthly support group for all cancer patients and their families. The
group offers an opportunity to share thoughts, feelings and informa
tion. Register online at www.dmhcares.com or call 217-876-4735.
Cardiopulmonary Rehab Nutrition Class, May 11, 11 a.m.-12:30
p.m., FREE, Decatur Memorial Hospital, Classroom B. Participants
are to meet at the Heart and Lung Institute Registration Desk at
Decatur Memorial Hospital, 2300 N. Edward St., Decatur. For more
information, call 217-876-2496.
Pink Link Breast Cancer Support Group, May 11, 6 p.m., FREE,
Cancer Care Center of Decatur, 210 W. McKinley Ave., Education
Classrooms. This group offers an opportunity to share thoughts,
feelings and information. Register online at https://www.dmh
cares.com/ or call 217-876-4377.
Childbirth Experience Class #1, May 11, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Class #2,
May 18, 6:30-8:30 p.m. FREE, Decatur Memorial Hospital – OB
Classroom, 2300 N. Edward Street, Decatur. Class #1 addresses what
to expect before, during and after childbirth: birth by C-section: pain
management; and when to come to the hospital. Class #2 is taught
by a certified lactation counselor who reviews breast feeding
(pumping/storing, positioning your baby, tips for success) and new
born care in early days and beyond. Register online at www.dmh
cares.com or call 217-876-3400.

Expectant Grandparent, May
15, 7- 8:30 p.m., FREE, Decatur Memorial Hospital
OB Classroom. This class covers newborn care,
childproofing a home, toys for various ages and
other new grandparent concerns. Registration is
required. Register online at https://www.dmh
cares.com/ or call 217-876-3100.
Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Wellness
Group, May 16, 6-7:30 p.m., FREE. Decatur
Memorial Hospital – Classroom A. An opportuni
ty for individuals enrolled in the Cardiac
Rehabilitation program to exchange and gather
wellness information. For more information, call
217-876-2496.
Diabetes Support Group, May 17, 11 a.m.-
Noon, 5:30-6:30 p.m. FREE, DMH Diabetes
Education Center. A group for anyone in the com
munity who needs help and support with their
diabetes. Register online at https://www.dmh
cares.com/ or call the DMH Diabetes Education
Center at 217-876-2699 for more information.
Cardiopulmonary Risk Factors Education,
May 19, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., FREE, Decatur Memorial
Hospital, Classroom B. Cardiac Risk Factors is an
educational class that assists clients to recognize
and change their risk factors to maintain a heart
healthy lifestyle. Participants are to meet at the
Heart and Lung Institute Registration Desk at
Decatur Memorial Hospital, 2300 N. Edward St.,
Decatur. For more information, call 217-876-2496.
Safe Sitter Class, May 20, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Decatur
Memorial Hospital, OB Classroom. This one ses
sion class teaches 11-13 year old girls and boys
how to handle emergencies and provide safe
child care. Participants should bring a sack lunch.
Snacks and drinks provided. Registration
required, cost is $30. Register online at https://
www.dmhcares.com/ or call 217-876-3100.
Brain Tumor Support Group, May 20, 10 a.m.,
FREE, Cancer Care Center of Decatur – Education
Classroom. 210 W. McKinley Ave. Support group
for individuals who have experienced brain
tumors and their families. Register online at
https://www.dmhcares.com/ or call 217-876-
4735.
Renewal Bereavement Support Group, May
22, 6-7:30 p.m., FREE, Cancer Care Center of
Decatur – Education Classroom, 210 W. McKinley
Ave. A bereavement support group for those who
have lost a loved one and have completed the
Growing Through Grief series. Register online at
https://www.dmhcares.com/ or call 217-876-
4735.
Us TOO Prostate Cancer Support Group, May
23, 4:30-6 p.m., FREE, Cancer Care Center of
Decatur, Education Classroom, 210 W. McKinley
Ave. Support group for prostate cancer patients
and spouses. Register online at www.dmhcares.
com or call 217-876-4735.
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