Hackensack Meridian Health

MISSION PARTNERS

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A Message from Our Directors...

For the past 3 years, the Wyckoff Family YMCA and Hackensack University Medical Center (HUMC), have been working together on many Family-focused Community Projects. 

Some of these projects include the Youth Biathlon, The Half Marathon and Wyckoff Day....all culminating in benefitting Wyckoff Y Cares and the Health and Wellness Quality for the residents of Northern New Jersey. 

Our shared vision to develop and enhance community education and initiate innovative health and wellness awareness is at the very heart of our new MISSION PARTNERSHIP journey. 

In the months to come, please don't miss the many community-based programs and features that will be coming your way that will be of interest, relevance, and of course, free of charge. They have been designed to be inviting, interactive, and engaging for all ages from Pre-school through Active Older Adults. 

It is with great anticipation and pride that we look forward to working collaboratively with this most prestigious and revered medical institution.

Ask the Nurse: Adult Health and Wellness 

First Monday of Each Month

9am - 12pm   FREE!

Get your life back on track and learn to live a healthy lifestyle. Program led by a registered nurse. No appointment needed. 

Program includes:

  • Blood pressure assessment
  • Body mass index measurement
  • Diabetes risk assessment
  • Stress management
  • Health education 
  • Community resources

No Registration Required, just come stop by!

 

American Heart Association Hands-Only CPR 

Thu., February 28

1:30 - 2:30pm   FREE!  or 6:30 - 7:30pm    FREE! 

The American Heart Association (AHA) encourages all members of the community to make a difference by learning CPR. CPR Anytime allows anyone to learn the core skills of CPR. Learn basic CPR skills, choking relief and AED awareness. 

Note: This course does not provide a course completion card to meet a job requirement. 

  • Wear comfortable clothing.
  • Minimum:13 yrs. of age.

Maximum: 27 participants. Pregnant women are required to bring a note from their health care provider clearing them to participate.

Pre-Registration Required.

DAY CLASS REGISTRATION

NIGHT CLASS REGISTRATION

Diabetes Self-Management Workshop: 

Take Control of Your Health 

Mon., April 1 – May 6

6 Week Class

1 - 3:30pm    FREE! 

Discover better nutrition and exercise choices, appropriate use of medication, and learn better ways to talk to your doctor and family about your health. Get the support you need by finding practical ways to deal with the symptoms of diabetes. Set your own goals and make a step by step plan to improve your health. Participants will receive a free copy of the companion book, “Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions”. 

Note: This program is in compliance with standards set by the American Diabetes Association and the American Association of Diabetes Educators. 

Maximum: 18 participants, significant others can attend as well.

Pre-Registration Required.

REGISTER TODAY!