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Kaleida Health
Corporate Office
726 Exchange Street
Buffalo, NY 14210

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11/1/2014

Birthing Basics for the Busy Parents

This all-day Saturday class is a capsulized version of the 4 week Prepared Childbirth class held in one day for the convenience of busy parents. Call 568-3628 to register.

Event Time: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital - Ground Floor Conference Room

11/1/2014

Say Yes to Education, ParentPower & Partnership!

During the ParentPower and Partnership Summit, look for Kaleida Health Spirit of Women table with valuable health screening information.


Free childcare, breakfast and lunch are provided.

Event Time: 8:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Location: Bennett High School - 1st Floor Hallway
Contact: Francesca Mesiah
Phone: 716-859-8045
Fax: 716-859-8686
Email: fmesiah@kaleidahealth.org
More Information: www.kaleidahealth.org
Related Service Information: Community Health Department

11/3/2014

Ready, Set, Parent!

In this Newborn Class, parents learn:



  • What to expect in the first few weeks

  • All about crying

  • Recognizing postpartum depression

  • Shaken Baby Syndrome

  • Beginning literacy

Event Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Destination Maternity
Contact: Lynn Stroehlein
Phone: 878-7342

11/4/2014

Prepared Childbirth (3 week class) Class #1 (Suburban)

This is a 3 week series covering the basic anatomy and physiology of pregnancy, comfort during pregnancy, labor and delivery, postpartum care, Cesarean delivery, and review of breathing and relaxation techniques. Call 568-3628 to register.

Event Time: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Location: Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital - Ground Floor Conference Room

11/4/2014

Pre-surgical education class

Assists in preparation for surgery by allowing individuals to meet with clinicians familiar with oncology care. Provides helpful tips on daily living activities, exercise, nutrition and sleep that can assist with navigating your treatment path and recovery.Assists in preparation for surgery by allowing individuals to meet with clinicians familiar with oncology care. Provides helpful tips on daily living activities, exercise, nutrition and sleep that can assist with navigating your treatment path and recovery.

Event Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Location: Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital - Newman Family Conference Room

11/5/2014

Pre-surgical education class

Assists in preparation for surgery by allowing individuals to meet with clinicians familiar with oncology care. Provides helpful tips on daily living activities, exercise, nutrition and sleep that can assist with navigating your treatment path and recovery.Assists in preparation for surgery by allowing individuals to meet with clinicians familiar with oncology care. Provides helpful tips on daily living activities, exercise, nutrition and sleep that can assist with navigating your treatment path and recovery.

Event Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Location: Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital - Newman Family Conference Room

11/5/2014

Prepared Childbirth Class-Session 1

A three-week series covering the basic anatomy and physiology of pregnancy, comfort during pregnancy, labor and delivery, postpartum care, Cesarean delivery, and breathing and relaxation techniques.

Event Time: 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: Lancaster OB/GYN
Contact: Lynn Stroehlein
Phone: 716-878-7342

11/5/2014

New Grandparents Class

This class initiates an attempt to bridge the communication between new parents and grandparents. Our goal is to acquaint grandparents with changes in maternity and pediatric practices so that they might understand changes reducing tension between the generations

Event Time: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Location: Destination Maternity
Contact: Lynn Stroehlein
Phone: 878-7342

11/5/2014

Prenatal/Postnatal Yoga

Yoga is the union between our mind, body, and spirit. Prenatal yoga bonds the mother and child throughout pregnancy with effective stretches and postures. Emphasis on breathing enhances focus and concentration. Prenatal yoga postures will increase flexibility and circulation. We end each practice with a relaxation and meditation to relieve tension and tightness.

Event Time: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location: Destination Maternity
Contact: Lynn Stroehlein
Phone: 878-7342

11/5/2014

Prepared Childbirth Class-Session 1

A three-week series covering the basic anatomy and physiology of pregnancy, comfort during pregnancy, labor and delivery, postpartum care, Cesarean delivery, and breathing and relaxation techniques.

Event Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: Lancaster OB/GYN
Contact: Lynn Stroehlein
Phone: 716-878-7342

11/7/2014

Infant Massage

In this series of infant massage classes you will learn hands on, relaxing techniques to soothe your little one. This 4 week class focuses on bonding, communication skills, and nurturing touch techniques to soothe a fussy baby, assist with colic, encourage restful sleep, and more. Open to parents or grandparents, and babies between the ages of 6 weeks and 1 year. Please bring a soft blanket and your little one. Dolls are also available. Ms. Tutuska is the Vice President of the Board of Directors of Infant Massage USA, has been teaching infant massage for 4 years and also runs a private massage practice including pre and post natal pregnancy.
Event Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Destination Maternity
Contact: Lynn Stroehlein
Phone: 878-7342

11/8/2014

Breastfeeding Class

Learn about feeding patterns, proper positioning techniques, pumping and storage of breast milk and more. Call 568-3628 to register.

Event Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital - Ground Floor Conference Room

11/8/2014

Baby Treatment: An NDT model for Practice

November 8-9, 2014


Baby Treatment: An NDT Model for Practice, a 2 day course will introduce participants to NDT based therapeutic handling and problem solving strategies which are designed to support the development of infants from birth to 18 months. Current motor control, postural control and motor learning literature will be explored and blended with NDT based principles of baby treatment within the context of the NDT Practice Model. Participants will gain insights into the process of development during the first 18 months of life, and will learn age specific NDT based therapeutic handling strategies to foster acquisition of skills for the baby during this critical window of development. Classroom and laboratory based learning experiences coupled with video based analysis of developing infants and a patient demonstration will provide the clinician with knowledge and skills which will translate into his/her daily clinical practice.

Event Time: 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: DeGraff Hospital Community Center
Contact: Gail Szucs
Phone: (716) 878-1376
More Information: http://www.kaleidahealth.org/childrens/pdf/baby-tx-brochure.pdf
Related Service Information: Developmental Pediatrics and Rehabilitation

11/8/2014

CPR/Choking

Learn techniques on how to handle a life threatening emergency involving infants. This course includes choking and respiratory/cardiac arrest instruction for new parents.


 

Event Time: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location: Destination Maternity
Contact: Lynn Stroehlein
Phone: 878-7342

11/9/2014

Baby Treatment: An NDT model for Practice

Baby Treatment: An NDT Model for Practice, a 2 day course will introduce participants to NDT based therapeutic handling and problem solving strategies which are designed to support the development of infants from birth to 18 months. Current motor control, postural control and motor learning literature will be explored and blended with NDT based principles of baby treatment within the context of the NDT Practice Model. Participants will gain insights into the process of development during the first 18 months of life, and will learn age specific NDT based therapeutic handling strategies to foster acquisition of skills for the baby during this critical window of development. Classroom and laboratory based learning experiences coupled with video based analysis of developing infants and a patient demonstration will provide the clinician with knowledge and skills which will translate into his/her daily clinical practice.

Event Time: 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: DeGraff Hospital Community Center
Contact: Gail Szucs
Phone: (716) 878-1376
More Information: http://www.kaleidahealth.org/childrens/pdf/baby-tx-brochure.pdf
Related Service Information: Developmental Pediatrics and Rehabilitation

11/10/2014

Breastfeeding Class

Learn about feeding patterns, proper positioning techniques, pumping and storage of breast milk and more. Call 568-3628 to register.

Event Time: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital - Ground Floor Conference Room

11/11/2014

Prepared Childbirth (3 week class) Class #2 (Suburban)

This is a 3 week series covering the basic anatomy and physiology of pregnancy, comfort during pregnancy, labor and delivery, postpartum care, Cesarean delivery, and review of breathing and relaxation techniques. Call 568-3628 to register.

Event Time: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Location: Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital - Ground Floor Conference Room

11/11/2014

Prepared Childbirth for Teenage Parents-Session 1

A 3-week series focusing on the special needs of teenage parents as they prepare for the birth of their baby. This includes labor and delivery, Caesarean delivery, postpartum and newborn care, and a review of breathing techniques. This class also includes a maternity tour. Held at Women & Children's Hospital only.

Event Time: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Location: Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo

11/11/2014

Unyts Blood Drive @ MFS

The hospital will host a UNYTS blood drive in the main lobby.  Walk-ins are welcome or call for an appointment.

Event Time: 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Location: Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital - Main Lobby
Contact: Kathy Gorski
Phone: 568-3820
Email: kgorski@kaleidahealth.org

11/11/2014

Pre-surgical education class

Assists in preparation for surgery by allowing individuals to meet with clinicians familiar with oncology care. Provides helpful tips on daily living activities, exercise, nutrition and sleep that can assist with navigating your treatment path and recovery.Assists in preparation for surgery by allowing individuals to meet with clinicians familiar with oncology care. Provides helpful tips on daily living activities, exercise, nutrition and sleep that can assist with navigating your treatment path and recovery.

Event Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Location: Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital - Newman Family Conference Room

11/12/2014

Pre-surgical education class

Assists in preparation for surgery by allowing individuals to meet with clinicians familiar with oncology care. Provides helpful tips on daily living activities, exercise, nutrition and sleep that can assist with navigating your treatment path and recovery.Assists in preparation for surgery by allowing individuals to meet with clinicians familiar with oncology care. Provides helpful tips on daily living activities, exercise, nutrition and sleep that can assist with navigating your treatment path and recovery.

Event Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Location: Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital - Newman Family Conference Room

11/12/2014

Prepared Childbirth Class-Session 2

A three-week series covering the basic anatomy and physiology of pregnancy, comfort during pregnancy, labor and delivery, postpartum care, Cesarean delivery, and breathing and relaxation techniques.

Event Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Destination Maternity

11/12/2014

Prenatal/Postnatal Yoga

Yoga is the union between our mind, body, and spirit. Prenatal yoga bonds the mother and child throughout pregnancy with effective stretches and postures. Emphasis on breathing enhances focus and concentration. Prenatal yoga postures will increase flexibility and circulation. We end each practice with a relaxation and meditation to relieve tension and tightness.

Event Time: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location: Destination Maternity
Contact: Lynn Stroehlein
Phone: 878-7342

11/12/2014

Prepared Childbirth Class-Session 2

A three-week series covering the basic anatomy and physiology of pregnancy, comfort during pregnancy, labor and delivery, postpartum care, Cesarean delivery, and breathing and relaxation techniques.

Event Time: 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: Lancaster OB/GYN
Contact: Lynn Stroehlein
Phone: 716-878-7342

11/13/2014

Post Partum Depression (PPD) Support Group

A support group for mothers who feel depressed, anxious or overwhelmed and could benefit from emotional support and/or education regarding Perinatal Mood Disorders. The group is open to both pregnant and postpartum moms. Registration is required. Call 716-568-3628.

Event Time: 0:00 AM to 0:00 AM
Location: Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital - Cancer Care Conference Room
Phone: 716-568-3628

11/13/2014

Breastfeeding Class

Learn about feeding patterns, proper positioning techniques, tips on juggling work and breastfeeding, pumping and storage of breast milk, and more.

Event Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Destination Maternity
Contact: Lynn Stroehlein
Phone: 878-7342

11/13/2014

Post Partum Depression (PPD) Support Group

A support group for mothers who feel depressed, anxious or overwhelmed and could benefit from emotional support and/or education regarding Perinatal Mood Disorders. The group is open to both pregnant and postpartum moms. Registration is required. Call 716-568-3628.

Event Time: 0:00 AM to 0:00 AM
Location: Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital - Cancer Care Conference Room
Phone: 716-568-3628

11/13/2014

Stroke Support Group

Stroke Support Group

Event Time: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: Buffalo General Medical Center - 5th floor Rehabilitation Medicine Wing

11/14/2014

Infant Massage

In this series of infant massage classes you will learn hands on, relaxing techniques to soothe your little one. This 4 week class focuses on bonding, communication skills, and nurturing touch techniques to soothe a fussy baby, assist with colic, encourage restful sleep, and more. Open to parents or grandparents, and babies between the ages of 6 weeks and 1 year. Please bring a soft blanket and your little one. Dolls are also available. Ms. Tutuska is the Vice President of the Board of Directors of Infant Massage USA, has been teaching infant massage for 4 years and also runs a private massage practice including pre and post natal pregnancy.
Event Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Destination Maternity
Contact: Lynn Stroehlein
Phone: 878-7342

11/15/2014

Birthing Basics for the Busy Parents

This all-day Saturday class is a capsulized version of the 4 week Prepared Childbirth class held in one day for the convenience of busy parents. Call 568-3628 to register.

Event Time: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital - Ground Floor Conference Room

11/15/2014

True Bethel Nurse Ministry: Health & Wellness

Stop by True Bethel Baptist Church and receive literature from the following departments: Health Insurance, Family Planning, Stroke, High Pointe at Michigan / Long Term Care, and Community Health.


True Bethel will provide fun activities for children and offer free healthy tastings, with recipes.

Event Time: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Location: True Bethel Baptist Church - Cafeteria
Contact: Francesca Mesiah
Phone: 716-859-8045
Fax: 716-859-5656
Email: fmesiah@kaleidahealth.org
More Information: wwww.kaleidahealth.org/community
Related Service Information: Community Health Department

11/15/2014

Rotary Club of Amherst South - 5th Annual Health Fair

Kaleida Health will provide free cholesterol & glucose screenings, as well as Spirit of Women, health prevention literature.


Additional health services provided during this event include: oxygen, blood pressure and vision check, nutritional and diabetes information and flu shots.

Event Time: 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Location: Windermere Blvd School - First floor
Contact: Francesca Mesiah
Phone: 716-849-8045
Fax: 716-859-5656
Email: fmesiah@kaleidahealth.org
More Information: www.kaleidahealth.org/community
Related Service Information: Community Health Department

11/18/2014

Prepared Childbirth for Teenage Parents-Session 2

A 3-week series focusing on the special needs of teenage parents as they prepare for the birth of their baby. This includes labor and delivery, Caesarean delivery, postpartum and newborn care, and a review of breathing techniques. This class also includes a maternity tour. Held at Women & Children's Hospital only.

Event Time: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Location: Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo

11/18/2014

Pre-surgical education class

Assists in preparation for surgery by allowing individuals to meet with clinicians familiar with oncology care. Provides helpful tips on daily living activities, exercise, nutrition and sleep that can assist with navigating your treatment path and recovery.Assists in preparation for surgery by allowing individuals to meet with clinicians familiar with oncology care. Provides helpful tips on daily living activities, exercise, nutrition and sleep that can assist with navigating your treatment path and recovery.

Event Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Location: Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital - Newman Family Conference Room

11/18/2014

Prepared Childbirth (3 week class) Class #3 (Suburban)

This is a 3 week series covering the basic anatomy and physiology of pregnancy, comfort during pregnancy, labor and delivery, postpartum care, Cesarean delivery, and review of breathing and relaxation techniques. Call 568-3628 to register.

Event Time: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Location: Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital - Ground Floor Conference Room

11/19/2014

Prenatal/Postnatal Yoga

Yoga is the union between our mind, body, and spirit. Prenatal yoga bonds the mother and child throughout pregnancy with effective stretches and postures. Emphasis on breathing enhances focus and concentration. Prenatal yoga postures will increase flexibility and circulation. We end each practice with a relaxation and meditation to relieve tension and tightness.

Event Time: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location: Destination Maternity
Contact: Lynn Stroehlein
Phone: 878-7342

11/19/2014

Pre-surgical education class

Assists in preparation for surgery by allowing individuals to meet with clinicians familiar with oncology care. Provides helpful tips on daily living activities, exercise, nutrition and sleep that can assist with navigating your treatment path and recovery.Assists in preparation for surgery by allowing individuals to meet with clinicians familiar with oncology care. Provides helpful tips on daily living activities, exercise, nutrition and sleep that can assist with navigating your treatment path and recovery.

Event Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Location: Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital - Newman Family Conference Room

11/19/2014

Prepared Childbirth Class-Session 3

A three-week series covering the basic anatomy and physiology of pregnancy, comfort during pregnancy, labor and delivery, postpartum care, Cesarean delivery, and breathing and relaxation techniques.

Event Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Destination Maternity

11/19/2014

Prepared Childbirth Class-Session 3

A three-week series covering the basic anatomy and physiology of pregnancy, comfort during pregnancy, labor and delivery, postpartum care, Cesarean delivery, and breathing and relaxation techniques.

Event Time: 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: Lancaster OB/GYN
Contact: Lynn Stroehlein
Phone: 716-878-7342

11/20/2014

Buffalo State College - Rotaract Club Wellness Fair

Buffalo State College, Dietetics Program and Student Rotaract Club are hosting the 1st Student and Faculty Wellness Fair.


During this event, the Spirit of Women will provide health screening information for men and women, by decade, age 20-89.


Stop by and visit Kaleida Health for your health screening and prevention card(s) for you and your love ones.

Event Time: 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Buffalo State College - Butler Library
Contact: Francesca Mesiah
Phone: 716-859-8045
Fax: 716-859-8686
Email: fmesiah@kaleidahealth.org
Related Service Information: Community Health Department

11/20/2014

Baby Basics and Beyond

A review of the latest issues in infant care and development of the child as it grows. Teaching includes newborn appearance and characteristics, basic infant care including feeding, bathing, sleep patterns, safety and much more. This class helps to boost confidence and ease the transition into parenthood.

Event Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Destination Maternity
Contact: Lynn Stroehlein
Phone: 878-7342

11/21/2014

Infant Massage

In this series of infant massage classes you will learn hands on, relaxing techniques to soothe your little one. This 4 week class focuses on bonding, communication skills, and nurturing touch techniques to soothe a fussy baby, assist with colic, encourage restful sleep, and more. Open to parents or grandparents, and babies between the ages of 6 weeks and 1 year. Please bring a soft blanket and your little one. Dolls are also available. Ms. Tutuska is the Vice President of the Board of Directors of Infant Massage USA, has been teaching infant massage for 4 years and also runs a private massage practice including pre and post natal pregnancy.
Event Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Destination Maternity
Contact: Lynn Stroehlein
Phone: 878-7342

11/25/2014

Prepared Childbirth for Teenage Parents-Session 3

A 3-week series focusing on the special needs of teenage parents as they prepare for the birth of their baby. This includes labor and delivery, Caesarean delivery, postpartum and newborn care, and a review of breathing techniques. This class also includes a maternity tour. Held at Women & Children's Hospital only.

Event Time: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Location: Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo

11/25/2014

Pre-surgical education class

Assists in preparation for surgery by allowing individuals to meet with clinicians familiar with oncology care. Provides helpful tips on daily living activities, exercise, nutrition and sleep that can assist with navigating your treatment path and recovery.Assists in preparation for surgery by allowing individuals to meet with clinicians familiar with oncology care. Provides helpful tips on daily living activities, exercise, nutrition and sleep that can assist with navigating your treatment path and recovery.

Event Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Location: Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital - Newman Family Conference Room

11/26/2014

Pre-surgical education class

Assists in preparation for surgery by allowing individuals to meet with clinicians familiar with oncology care. Provides helpful tips on daily living activities, exercise, nutrition and sleep that can assist with navigating your treatment path and recovery.Assists in preparation for surgery by allowing individuals to meet with clinicians familiar with oncology care. Provides helpful tips on daily living activities, exercise, nutrition and sleep that can assist with navigating your treatment path and recovery.

Event Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Location: Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital - Newman Family Conference Room

11/26/2014

Prenatal/Postnatal Yoga

Yoga is the union between our mind, body, and spirit. Prenatal yoga bonds the mother and child throughout pregnancy with effective stretches and postures. Emphasis on breathing enhances focus and concentration. Prenatal yoga postures will increase flexibility and circulation. We end each practice with a relaxation and meditation to relieve tension and tightness.

Event Time: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location: Destination Maternity
Contact: Lynn Stroehlein
Phone: 878-7342

11/28/2014

Infant Massage

In this series of infant massage classes you will learn hands on, relaxing techniques to soothe your little one. This 4 week class focuses on bonding, communication skills, and nurturing touch techniques to soothe a fussy baby, assist with colic, encourage restful sleep, and more. Open to parents or grandparents, and babies between the ages of 6 weeks and 1 year. Please bring a soft blanket and your little one. Dolls are also available. Ms. Tutuska is the Vice President of the Board of Directors of Infant Massage USA, has been teaching infant massage for 4 years and also runs a private massage practice including pre and post natal pregnancy.
Event Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Destination Maternity
Contact: Lynn Stroehlein
Phone: 878-7342