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Health Related Events

Powerful Tools for Caregivers
is being offered at the

NMRHN Office, 117 W. Potter, Kirksville
beginning Wednesday, July 30 1:30-3:30 p.m.

PTC is a FREE six-week series of classes
designed to help caregivers develop a wealth of self-care tools.
The class content includes:  Taking Care of You; Identifying and Reducing
Personal Stress; Communicating Feelings, Needs and Concerns;
Communicating in Challenging Situations; Learning From Our Emotions; and,
Mastering Caregiving Decisions.

To learn more about Powerful Tools for Caregivers
and when it is being offered in a location near you
contact NMRHN at 660-665-0330 or 877-539-2227.


Are you without health insurance?

Do you want to know more about the
Health Insurance Marketplace?

Call the Network office at 660-665-0330 or 877-539-2227
to schedule an appointment for individual counseling.


NEMO Heart Healthy Walkers
want you to join their
Where:  Northeast Regional Health & Fitness Center
2814 S. Baltimore, Kirksville
When:  Every Monday night, 6 to 8 pm
Just bring yourself and your sneakers. Distance clickers available, 17 laps = 1 mile!
**This does not require a membership to the Health & Fitness Center**


Join NEMO Heart Health in the
100 Missouri Miles Challenge

Whether you run, walk, bike, paddle, or roll, everyone can participate.
This initiative is a great opportunity to promote Missouri’s proud
outdoor heritage, improve your health and,
– best of all – have fun with family and friends.  Go to:

https://100missourimiles.com/groups/group/nemo-heart-health to register!


 Online, Off-Tobacco

Preferred Family Healthcare offers a FREE tobacco cessation program.  The Online, Off-Tobacco is a truly innovative program, and available 100% online.  The program lasts 7 weeks with only a 1-hour session per week.  Sessions can be taught through group or one-on-one instruction by a trained facilitator. Online, Off-Tobacco follows the American Lung Association’s, Freedom from Smoking® curriculum.  Participants receive education from a trained instructor, free participant workbook and $50 in nicotine replacement therapy (patches, gum or lozenges) after 3 sessions.  As an alternative, participants can quit cold turkey and still receive a $25 gift card to a sporting goods store of your choice. For more information, or to sign up, contact Justin McDermott, Tobacco Cessation Coordinator, at 660-665-1962 Ext. 667 or jmcdermott@pfh.org.


Following is a list of classes coordinated by the
Northeast Missouri Regional Arthritis Center
for more information call 660-626-2049

Arthritis Exercise Classes Location Dates/Times
Adair County -
Fjeld Arms
2016 Florence Place, Kirksville
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 9-9:45 am
St. Andrews
500 S. Osteopathy, Kirksville
Mondays & Fridays, 10-10:45 am
Thompson Campus Center
Osteopathy & Jefferson, Kirksville
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 9:30 - 10:30 am
Grundy County -
Senior Center
2109 N. Hoover Drive, Trenton
Tuesdays & Thursdays , 12:30 - 1:30 pm
Knox County-
Community Center
207 N. Fourth Street, Edina
Mondays & Wednesdays, 10 - 11 am
Lewis County-
Ewing Nutrition Center
101 W. Bryan Street, Ewing
Mondays & Wednesdays, 9:30 - 10:30 am
LaGrange Senior Center
905 Jefferson Street, LaGrange
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 9:30 - 10:30 am
Linn County-
McLarney Manor
116 E. Pratt Street, Brookfield
Weekdays, 11 am - noon
Livingston County-
Grand River Multipurpose Center
440 Locust Street, Chillicothe
Mondays & Fridays, 10 - 10:45 am
Marion County-
Douglas Community Center
711 Grand Avenue, Hannibal
Mondays & Wednesdays, 9 - 10 am
Ralls County-
Forget Me Not Senior Center
412 S. Main Street, London
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 10 - 11 am
St. William Catholic Church
602 E. Jefferson, Perry
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 2 - 3 pm
Town Hall
103 S. Public Street, Center
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Sullivan County-
Sullivan County Memorial Hospital
630 W. 3rd, Milan
Tuesdays & Fridays, 10 - 11 am
Chronic Disease Self-Management Program Classes
Watch for additional classes TBA
Walk with Ease
Watch for additional classes TBA


Other sources for working with chronic disease
can be found on the NMRHN Resource Directory at



Please check back for additional listings!

If you are offering a health-related event in one of the 11 counties served by NMRHN and would like to have it listed, please send the information nmrhn@sbcglobal.net.

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Northeast Missouri Rural Health Network
117 W. Potter Avenue, Kirksville, MO 63501
Phone 660-665-0330
Toll Free 877-539-2227
Fax 660-665-0030