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The Ohio State University at Mansfield to hold free Chronic Disease Self-Management workshop

  Posted on February 28, 2019

Ontario OH – The Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging, Inc. and The Ohio State University at Mansfield are offering a free chronic disease self-management workshop to the public.

Healthy U: Chronic Disease is a free, six-week workshop for older adults with chronic conditions and their caregivers. Participants will learn how to manage pain and symptoms, communicate with their health team, develop a healthy meal plan and understand food labels, make decisions and set goals and much more.

This workshop will be held at the Ohio State University at Mansfield in the Eisenhower Memorial Center Boardroom. It will be held every Thursday from March 7 to April 11 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Interested participants who are age 60 or older should ask about how they can receive meal vouchers for the Campus Dining Program while attending this workshop.

This workshop is free and open to all; however, registration is required. Call 567-247-6503 to register or to receive more information about this workshop.

The Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging, Inc., located at 2131 Park Avenue West in Ontario, provides leadership, collaboration, coordination and services to older adults, people with disabilities, their caregivers & resource networks that support individual choice, independence and dignity.