Social & Care Calendar

Oct
23
Wed
Hospice 101: Myths & Truths @ Stilly Valley Health Connections
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Dispelling the Myths

Join Outreach and Communications Manager, Dana Brothers from Hospice of the Northwest as she clarifies the benefits of hospice care and dispels the myths surrounding this Medicare benefit. Light refreshments will be provided.

Please call 360-386-9918 to reserve your space.

This event is free and open to anyone in the community.

Oct
24
Thu
Cooking and Nutrition: Slow Cooker and Instant Pot Fall Favorites @ Stilly Valley Health Connections
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Fall is a busy time of year and is a great season to dust off your slow cooker or instant pot and put them to good use. This interactive cooking demonstration will be led by a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist. Participants will learn some best practices for slow cookers and instant pots and how to cook healthy, delicious meals.

What to Expect:
In this adult cooking demonstration class, participants learn different ideas and techniques on how to incorporate healthy choices into their meals.

Class is 90 minutes long

You will be seated, learning various recipes to make food choices that are good for your health

Recipes and food samples will be shared

Dec
6
Fri
Stop the Bleed @ Skagit Valley Hospital, Pilchuck Conference Room
Dec 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Control Life-Threatening Bleeding

During this free, hands-on training you will learn various ways to control life-threatening bleeding after an individual has sustained an injury from an everyday emergency, man-made or from a natural disaster. You will be given a list of items to create your own Stop the Bleed® emergency kit. The American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma is leading the effort to save lives by teaching the civilian population to provide vital initial response to stop uncontrollable bleeding in emergency situations. Tyler Dalton, Trauma Coordinator at Skagit Valley Hospital and Tiffany Jayne, Trauma Coordinator at Cascade Valley Hospital will be teaching this one-hour training. Please note this is not a first aid class.

There is no cost, but pre-registration is required by calling 360-814-2424.

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