Take Charge! Chronic Disease Self-Management Program

Record Details
Public Comments During COVID-19 many of Hamilton Health Sciences programs are cancelled or being offered virtually, please contact for details before visiting.
Service Details
Hours Hours vary * contact for details
Areas Served Brantford ; Burlington ; Haldimand County ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region ; Norfolk County ; The area served is mainly the same area covered by the Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Local Health Integration Network (HNHB-LHIN)
Eligibility People living with ongoing health conditions, and their caregivers and family members

Age Requirements: Ages: 18 year(s) and up;
Application Advance registration is required, contact to register
Languages English; French - some workshops; Mandarin - some workshops
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Hamilton Mountain Central
Address & Map
Juravinski Cancer Centre; 711 Concession St
Hamilton, ON
Canada L8V 1C3
Intersection Upper Wentworth St and Concession St
Mailing Address c/o Stella Muia, Self Management Project Assistant, McMaster Univeristy Medical Center; 1200 Main St W 
Rm 4Z9 
Hamilton, ON 
Canada L8S 2A5
Physical Access Partially Accessible - varies by location of workshop ; Effort is made to offer workshops at community locations that are safe, comfortable, wheelchair accessible, on a bus route, and near free or low-cost parking.
Description
Description (Service) During COVID-19 many of Hamilton Health Sciences programs are cancelled or being offered virtually, please contact for details before visiting.A free six-week workshop that assists participants in living with on-going health conditions. Areas of focus include stress management, making healthier choices, meeting other people living with similar challenges, and building success with manageable goals. A textbook is provided.Administered by Hamilton Health Sciences in collaboration with other area health care organizations. Workshops are delivered in community spaces throughout Local Health Integration Network (Hamilton, Niagara, Haldimand, Brant). Each 2.5 hours session in the six-week series is led by two trained presenters.
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-521-2100
Toll Free Phone 1-855-333-2376
Fax 905-521-2629
E-Mail TakeCharge@hhsc.ca
Website www.takecontroltakecharge.ca

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