We offer many events, classes, and support groups to enrich the lives of our neighbors. To learn about our Outreach Programs, click on the calendar link below.
Support Groups and Classes Offered:
Contact Montefiore Nyack Hospital’s Community Health Education Department by phone at 845-348-2004 or email us at communityhealth[at]montefiorenyack[dot]org.
Upcoming Community Events
February 27 - April 16, 2020 : A Matter of Balance Fall Prevention Program
This free 8-week fall prevention program, facilitated by Montefiore Nyack Hospital's Trauma Program Manager, will provide practical ways to become more active and reduce your fear of falling. Participants will develop confidence; set realistic goals to increase their physical activity; learn ways to reduce their risk of falls at home; and do exercises to increase strength and balance. The program begins on Thursday, February 27, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and will meet weekly for eight weeks at the Nyack Library (59 S. Broadway, Nyack, NY 10960). For more information and to register, call 845-348-2043.
March 8, 2020 : Teddy Bear Hospital at Rockland County YouthFest
Montefiore Nyack Hospital will host its popular Teddy Bear Hospital at Rockland County YouthFest, an annual kid-friendly community event for families, on Sunday, March 8, 2020 at SUNY Rockland Community College’s Field House from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The Teddy Bear Hospital is a unique educational experience that familiarizes children with what happens in an Emergency Department. Children, between the ages 2-10 accompanied by an adult, will be given a teddy bear (while supplies last) and have the opportunity to ask questions while their new stuffed animal is treated by our friendly team of nurses.
April 4, 2020 : 14th Annual Trauma Conference
The 14th Annual Montefiore Nyack Hospital Trauma Conference is scheduled for Saturday, April 4, 2020 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Crestview Conference Center in West Nyack, NY. Registration will begin at 7:15 a.m. The conference is open to Registered Nurses, EMS, Physicians and Advanced Practice Practitioners. For more information, contact Jennifer Pastiglione, MSN, RN, ANP-C at 845-348-2043 or PastiglioneJ[at]montefiorenyack[dot]org.
May 14, 2020 : 12th Annual Stroke Symposium
The 12th Annual Montefiore Nyack Hospital Stroke Symposium is scheduled for Thursday, May 14, 2020 from 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Double Tree by Hilton in Nanuet, NY. Registration will begin at 7:15 a.m. The conference is open to Registered Nurses, EMS, Physicians and Advanced Practice Practitioners. For more information, call 845-348-2043 or email SullivanR[at]montefiorenyack[dot]org.