NAMI Havasu is holding a Family to Family Course for family members and close friends of a person with mental illness.  The class is a 12 week class held Saturday mornings from September 1 to November 17 at Mount Olive Lutheran Church.  Register now for this class by calling Pat at 928-716-7418 or Joyce at 651-280-9485.  Download a flyer with more info here.
 
Terros Mobile Crisis Services HCHF is helping to spread the word about Terros Health.  Terros provides 24 hour mobile crises services to the Havasu community.  If you or someone you know is facing a mental health emergency, support is available at no cost, 24/7 through Health Choice Integrated Care's crisis line, operated by Crisis Response Network.  Call 1-877-756-4090. This service is free of charge and open to everyone regardless of insurance status.  Click here to view and download their flyer.
 
HRMC, Stop the Bleed, Save a Life class.  Uncontrolled bleeding is the number one cause of preventable death from trauma.  Learn how to STOP THE BLEED.  Classes are held in the HRMC Learning Center 1785 McCulloch Blvd. N.  Download/View this flyer for dates and times (choose afternoon or evening.  RSVP IS REQUIRED at bleedingcontrol.org or email Danielle.stello@lpnt.net.  For more information call 928-854-7549.
 
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) - NAMI Havasu announces new monthly program.  Family Support Group meets the 4th Wednesday of each month at 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm, in the Havasu Community Health Foundation meeting room at 94 Acoma Blvd. S. Suite 101.  This group is for family members and close friends of a person with mental illness.  Participants must be age 18 or over.  Download a flyer here.  For more information call Keenan Norman, 760-662-4448 or email Chaplain Joy Smith at songsofsoul@aol.com
 
Grief Support Group, Hospice of Havasu meets Wednesdays from 10-11AM and Thursdays from 5:30-6:30PM at 365 S. Lake Havasu Ave. (Hospice of Havasu main office).  Anyone from the community who is grieving the loss of a loved one can participate free of charge. Call Hospice of Havasu at 928-453-2111 for more information.
 
Caregiver Support Group, Hospice of Havasu.  Meets every Tuesday from 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm at 365 S. Lake Havasu Ave. (at the main Hospice of Havasu office).  Anyone from the community who is care-giving can participate free of charge. Call Hospice of Havasu at 928-453-2111 for more information.
 
Community CPR Classes  Offered by Havasu Regional Medical Center

You are encouraged to attend ONE of the sessions to learn Hands-Only CPR and the signs and symptoms of a heart attack.  Held at the HRMC Learning Centre, 1785 McCulloch Blvd. (across from K-Mart and next to Havasu Surgery Center, entrance in the back).  This course is FREE to the communityThis is not a card-earning course.  Monthly Meetings, 6 pm to 7 pm: Days vary, see attached flyer. . Reservations are not required.  Download a schedule here.

 

 

Nar-Anon Family Group, Serenity on the Lake meets Wednesdays at 7:00 pm at 2041 Swanson Ave, the Alano Club. The group gives hope and help for family and friends of addicts.

 

Life after loss, a 6-week support group led by Hospice of Havasu. It is designed to help those who are going through a time of sorrow. Group participants will be provided with the tools to help make their grieving process a healthier experience. Meetings are Mondays from 4:30 pm through 6:30 pm starting October 22 to November 26. Pre-registration is required, no fees to attend all are welcome! 349 S. Lake Havasu Ave. To register or for more information contact Barbara Krantz or Zuky Mejia at 928-453-2111
 
VA Benefits Presentations, this presentation is for veterans and families, as well as professionals and volunteers working with veterans, that covers the long-term care benefits available though the VA, including the Wartime Pension and Aid & Attendance. There are three presentations (click the city for more info).
If you are interested please register by calling (800) 243-1160 or by clicking here
 
Mad Hatters Twisted Tea Party, Murder-Mystery Fundraising event on Friday October 19th from 7 pm to 9 pm at Prestige Assisted Living, 90 s. Smoketree Ave Lake Havasu City. The proceeds go to Prestige's Walk team for the Movin' for Memory Walk for the Dementia Connection. Tickets are $40 per person, Cash Only, Tickets must be paid for in advanced. For more information call 928-680-1818.
 
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