Events & Groups
Held at HealthStreet

ocoh

NATIONAL TOWN HALLS ON CRITICAL HEALTH ISSUES

Our Community, Our Health (OCOH)

Our Community, Our Health brings diverse communities together to foster an ongoing conversation among health researchers and community members, including those who participate in research.

GROUPS

Veterans support

Back on Track Veterans Recovery Group

Tuesdays at 11 am. Get back on track mentally and physically with VA professionals

Veterans support

Life Paths Veterans Group

Thursdays at 2:30 pm. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) for veterans. Contact Chelsey Curran at (352) 213-8409 for more Information.

HEALING/CONNECTION IN ARTS

AnArtists Community Group

First Tuesday of every month at 4:30 pm. A supportive group of adults who find healing and connection through the arts. No experience necessary!

diabetes support

Diabetes Support Group

Last Wednesday of every month at 12 pm. Bring a lunch!Discuss what it means to live with diabetes, empowerment, and life management skills.

cancer support

Cancer Connections

Fourth Wednesday of every month at 12 pm. (This may vary). Presentations are given by healthcare professionals who treat or provide a service to cancer patients, survivors, and/or their caregivers.

BLADDER CANCER SUPPORT

Bladder Cancer Support Group

Meets quarterly on Thursdays at 5:30 pm. Bladder cancer patients, survivors, and their family and friends are welcome to attend this support group

EVENTS

Cancer support

Cancer Support and Wellness Series

Fourth Wednesday of every month at 1:30 pm. (This may vary). Fun and educational classes for cancer patients, family members and the community to promote health and quality of life.

Eye care

Equal Access Clinic (EAC) Eye Clinic

The last Tuesday of every month 5:30-8:30 pm. Affordable eye care for underserved populations. Please leave a message at (352) 580-0393 at least two days prior to clinic. *NO WALK-INS*

quit smoking

Smoking Cessation

Last Thursday of the month from 11 am-1 pm. FREE Nicotine Patches. FREE Workbook/Materials. DOUBLES your chances of success

Brain screening

Neurocognitive Screening Initiative

First Monday of the month from 5 – 8 pm. For adults (ages 18+) who have concerns about their thinking and/or memory – including symptoms of ADHD, epilepsy, stroke, traumatic brain injury, and dementia syndromes like Alzheimer’s disease.Call (352) 888-7940 to make an appointment.

Veterans Thai chi

Thai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Prevention

Every Thursday from 1:30-2:30 pm. A free Tai Chi class for veterans. No experience necessary and ALL are welcome.

cooking and healthy lifestyles

Cooking Matters for Adults

How to cook with hands-on instruction Planning meals on a budget Nutrition and healthy living

ANNUAL EVENTS

arts and health

Annual Student Art Contest

art

celebration

HealthStreet’s Birthday Celebration

**Some activities are time-limited. Call (352) 294-4880 for event dates, times, and details or view our calendar.

Are you a community partner interested in holding an event or class at HealthStreet? If so, email kerlande24@ufl.edu.