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Family Care and Volunteer Resource Fair

Family Care and Volunteer Resource Fair

The County of Ventura Human Resources Department will host its annual Family Care and Volunteer Resource Fair on Thursday, May 24, 2018 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event will take place in the main courtyard at the County Government Center, 800 S. Victoria Avenue, Ventura. Visitors to the fair can receive information and […]

The Healing Power of Stillness – May 20th in Oak Park

The Healing Power of Stillness – May 20th in Oak Park

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Healthy Communities: Promoting Wellness & Achieving Health and Mental Health Equity ~Change the Conversation~

Healthy Communities: Promoting Wellness & Achieving Health and Mental Health Equity ~Change the Conversation~

Join the Ventura County Health Care Agency and Public Health in this information-packed morning on promoting wellness and achieving health and mental healthy equity. WEDNESDAY, MAY 2, 2018 • 8:00 AM – 1:30 PM VENTURA COUNTY OFFICE OF EDUCATION • 5100 ADOLFO ROAD, CAMARILLO AGENDA 8:00-8:30 a.m. Registration and Breakfast 8:30-8:40 a.m. Welcome and Introductory […]

Ventura Mom Launches Youth Fitness Franchise to Create Healthier Community

Ventura Mom Launches Youth Fitness Franchise to Create Healthier Community

Ventura Mom Launches Youth Fitness Franchise to Create Healthier Community Program kicks-off with City of Ventura summer camps partnership  April 25, 2018 – Stretch-N-Grow, the nation-wide leader in children’s fitness programs is launching classes in Ventura County.  Erin O’Donnell, mother of 2 year-old twin girls, Spartan Race competitor, and entrepreneur, bought the franchise to bring a […]

Community: National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day 4/28/18

Community: National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day 4/28/18

Community: National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day 4/28/18, 10 am-2 pm. Drop Off Unused/Expired Meds at Police Dept Public Lobby Location: Sheriff’s Headquarters and Sheriff’s Office Patrol Stations Date & Time: Saturday, April 28, 2018 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Unit(s) Responsible: Ventura County Sheriff’s Office / Drug Enforcement Administration In support of the Drug Enforcement […]

St. John’s to Host Free Diabetes Empowerment Education Program

St. John’s to Host Free Diabetes Empowerment Education Program

St. John’s Regional Medical Center (SJRMC), a Dignity Health hospital is pleased to offer a free Diabetes Empowerment Education Program (DEEP) for individuals living with pre-diabetes and diabetes. DEEP is a series of six free, two-hour sessions tailored to provide community members with the tools to manage and live well with diabetes. The interactive sessions […]

Celebrating Earth Day 4-22-18 | Herb Walks with Lanny Kaufer

Celebrating Earth Day 4-22-18 | Herb Walks with Lanny Kaufer

Celebrate Earth Day in Ojai with an Herb Walk on the Ojai Valley Land Conservancy’s Ventura River Preserve with native plant guide Lanny Kaufer and a friendly group of like-minded nature lovers and students of the Earth. This walk will take place on Sunday, April 22, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. followed by an optional lunch gathering at […]

Free Monthly Education Classes Throughout the County | Livingston Memorial Visiting Nurse Association

Free Monthly Education Classes Throughout the County | Livingston Memorial Visiting Nurse Association

As Ventura County’s only non-profit Home Health and Hospice provider, Livingston Memorial Visiting Nurse Association supports the total well-being of our community.  As part of our services, we host free monthly education classes throughout the county, which include the following:  Diabetes Classes Simi Valley: Wednesday, April 4th from 10:30am-12pm at Simi Valley Senior Center, 3900 […]

Aging in America | A Free Seminar 3-28-18

Aging in America | A Free Seminar 3-28-18

There will be a presentation about “Aging in America” from 10:45-11:45 am on Wednesday, March 28th at South Oxnard Senior Center, 200 E. Bard Rd., Oxnard 93033.  Dr. Lanyard Dial, President/CEO and Medical Director of Livingston Memorial Visiting Nurse Association will talk about aging health issues, chronic disease, and end of life issues.  Refreshments will […]

Earth Island Medicinal Herb Garden with Carol Wade and Lanny Kaufer

Earth Island Medicinal Herb Garden with Carol Wade and Lanny Kaufer

The experience of the Thomas Fire and the mudslides that followed continue to impact the hearts and minds of all who lived through it. On the physical level, particulate matter in the air coupled with an especially virulent flu has many still coughing. Other respiratory conditions such as colds, bronchitis, pneumonia, asthma and allergies also […]