Events/Classes/Activities 2019-03-25T17:24:25+00:00

Events / Community Classes and Activities

Healthy Eating. Healthy Life. Lecture Series!

VCMS Member Andria Klioze, MD, Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Obesity Medicine, will be leading this no-cost informative session on how you can reduce inflammation, decrease your risk for heart and kidney disease and diabetes, and lose unhealthy pounds! Mayor’s Challenge participants encouraged to attend!

Ormond Beach

Location: Florida Health Care Plans Wellness Center, 471 Nova Road, 5:45 PM

Dates/Topics:
April 9
Maximizing Micronutrient and Macronutrient Absorption

Port Orange

Location: University Rehabilitation, 733 Dunlawton Avenue, Suite 103, 5:30 PM

Dates/Topics:
April 2
Your Healthy Gut and Understanding Your Gastric Biome, Plus How to Deal with Friends, Family, and Self Weight Loss Sabotage

April 30Maximizing Micronutrient and Macronutrient Absorption

For more information or to RSVP, please email us at physicianwellness386@gmail.com (please note the lecture(s) you will attend and the location(s)).

East Coast Bariatrics at Halifax Health
Free Information Sessions
Every Thursday at 6:00 p.m.
(January 31/February 7, 14, 21, 28/March 7, 14, 21, 28/April 4, 11, 18, 25)
Halifax Health Medical Center France Tower
303 N. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Daytona Beach, FL
Reserved Seating Only
Call 386.238.3205 for more information.

Orange City – 6:00 pm – Call for seminar dates
Preferred Medical Center
2777 Enterprise Rd.
Orange City, FL
Reserved Seating Only
Call 386.238.3205 for more information.

Lake Mary – 5:30 pm – Call for seminar dates
Stirling Center
707 Platinum Point
Lake Mary, FL 32746
Reserved Seating Only
Call 386.238.3205 for more information.

Free Car Seat Safety Check– Daytona Beach Area
First Wednesday of every month 1:00-3:00 pm
(February 6/ March 6/ April 3)
Halifax Health Medical Center, France Tower
303 N. Clyde Morris Boulevard, Daytona Beach
Halifax Health – Healthy Communities offers free car seat safety checks the first Wednesday of every month for Daytona Beach area residents. This program is presented in conjunction with SafeKids Volusia/Flagler Counties. 386.425.7920.

Free Car Seat Safety Check – West Volusia
Fourth Thursday of every month 1:00-3:00 pm
(February 28/ March 28/ April 25)
Halifax Health – Emergency Department of Deltona
3300 Halifax Crossing Boulevard, Deltona
Halifax Health – Healthy Communities offers free car seat safety checks the fourth Thursday of every month for West Volusia residents. This program is presented in conjunction with SafeKids Volusia/Flagler Counties. 386.425.7920.

Understanding Birth Complete & Newborn Care Series
Wednesdays
(February 6, 13, 20, 27 / March 6, 13, 20, 27 / April 3, 10, 17, 24)
6:00 – 9:30 pm
Halifax Health Medical Center
France Tower – Meeting Room F
303 N. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Daytona Beach, FL
To RSVP, call: 386.425.5108. Register online at halifaxhealth.org/ob.
Join us for a four-week series to help prepare you for the labor and delivery process. The first three weeks will cover labor and delivery preparations, including discomforts of pregnancy, warning signs, the labor process, comfort techniques, medical procedures, pain control and family centered cesarean births. The last week you will learn how to care for your newborn once home. This series is led by an experienced certified childbirth educator. Class Fee: $40/couple. Tour of Labor & Delivery included.

Understanding Birth Express Class
Saturdays
(February 2 / March 2 / April 6 / May 4)
1:00 – 5:00 pm
Halifax Health Medical Center
France Tower – Meeting Room E
303 N. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Daytona Beach, FL
To RSVP, call: 386.425.5108. Register online at halifaxhealth.org/ob.
Join us for this Saturday express class for preparations for labor and newborn basics. Those who sign up for this class can attend the newborn care express class on the fourth Wednesday of the month FREE of charge. This series is led by a certified childbirth educator. Class Fee: $40/couple.

Breastfeeding Support Groups
Port Orange Family YMCA Healthy Living Center, 4701 City Center Parkway, Port Orange
10:00 am -12:00 pm
Tuesdays (January 29/ February 5, 12, 19, 26/ March 5, 12, 19, 26/ April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30)
An opportunity to meet with a Lactation Consultant, weigh your baby and have real discussions with other moms. Instructor: Andrea McMichael, RN, International Board Certified Lactation Consultant. To RSVP, call: 386.425.5108. Register online at halifaxhealth.org/ob. Class Fee: FREE

Ormond Beach Family YMCA Healthy Living Center, 500 Sterthaus Drive, Ormond Beach
10:00 am -12:00 pm
Wednesdays (January 30/ February 6, 13, 20, 27/ March 6, 13, 20, 27/ April 3, 10, 17, 24)
An opportunity to meet with a Lactation Consultant, weigh your baby and have real discussions with other moms. Instructor: Susan Bekken, RN, International Board Certified Lactation Consultant. To RSVP, call: 386.425.5108. Register online at halifaxhealth.org/ob. Class Fee: FREE

Newborn Care Class
Wednesdays
(January 30/February 27/March 27/ April 24)
6:00-9:00 pm
Halifax Health Medical Center
France Tower – Meeting Room F
303 N. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Daytona Beach, FL
Join us for a class on newborn basics. This class is included free of charge with the Understanding Birth Complete Class Series and the Understanding Birth Express Class. In this class, you will learn from a Certified Childbirth Educator how to care for and soothe your newborn. This class is great for those adopting or grandparent caregivers, as well as parents who need a refresher course. Please bring a pillow and baby doll (if available) to class. Class Fee: $25.

Breastfeeding Class
Mondays
(March 18/ May 20/ July 15 / September 16 / November 18)
6:00 – 10:00 pm
Halifax Health Medical Center
France Tower – Meeting Room F
303 N. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Daytona Beach, FL
To RSVP, call: 386.425.5108. Register online at halifaxhealth.org/ob.
If you are choosing to breastfeed your baby you may have a number of questions like, “How do I know if my baby is getting enough?” and “Is breastfeeding really best for my baby?” All of these topics and more are covered in our four-hour class led by International Board Certified Lactation Consultants. You will learn positioning techniques, what to expect during the early days of breastfeeding, how to be prepared for breastfeeding at work and also discuss the best products to help during breastfeeding. Please bring a pillow and baby doll (if available) to class. Class Fee: $15.

Sibling Celebration
Wednesdays
(February 6 / April 3 / June 5 / August 7/ October 2/ December 11)
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Halifax Health Medical Center
France Tower – Meeting Room E
303 N. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Daytona Beach, FL
To RSVP, call: 386.425.5108. Register online at halifaxhealth.org/ob.
Sibling Celebration is a fun, interactive program, which provides a special way to introduce the newest addition to your family. Parents and children together learn “what baby does best,” how to change a diaper and we also share the “Berenstein Bears” story of bringing home their new baby. We will also provide a short tour of the Center for Women & Infant Health at the end of this class. Children are encouraged to bring their favorite stuffed animal or doll. This class is intended for parents and their children ages three to 10 years of age. Class Fee: No cost

Pre-Op Joint Education Class by Halifax Health – Center for Orthopedics
Every Monday and Thursday (January 28, 31/ February 4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21, 25, 28 / March 4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21, 25, 28 / April 1, 4, 8, 11, 15, 18, 22, 25, 29/ May 2)
10:00 – 11:00 am
Halifax Health Medical Center
France Tower, 6th Floor
303 N. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Daytona Beach, FL
To reserve your seat call 386.425.4148.
This is a free pre-operative program for patients with pending total joint surgery.