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Taxonomy Code: LH-2700.9500

Programs that offer individual and/or group sessions which assist participants to understand how their lifestyle impacts their physical and mental health and to develop personal practices that enhance their total well-being. Wellness programs are holistic and combine a variety of components which may include a general physical examination that is tailored to the individual's needs; an evaluation of the person's pattern of exercise, eating habits, sources of stress and other lifestyle elements that are potential risk factors; and the development and implementation of an individualized plan for prevention management and early intervention to optimize health and performance which may include physical fitness sessions, nutrition counseling, stress reduction techniques, biofeedback, practice in assuming responsibility for one's choices, and other specific measures for avoiding physical and mental health problems.

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Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
ADULT PROGRAM-OCEANSIDEOffers a variety of social and recreational groups for adults and older adults, including lectures, trips, educational speakers, wellness groups, etc.NassauADULT PROGRAM-OCEANSIDEFRIEDBERG JCC
ALBERTSON-ST. CHARLES REHABILITATION NETWORKOffers a wide range of outpatient services to individuals with complicated and comprehensive disabilities including traumatic brain injury, stroke, spinal cord injury and ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis). Physical, occupation, speech, orthopedic manual and aquatic therapy are provided. Maintenance & wellness programs, spinal cord support groups and social work services are also available. Wheelchair seating clinic and wound care are offered. Transportation is provided to eligible individuals.NassauALBERTSON-ST. CHARLES REHABILITATION NETWORKST. CHARLES HOSPITAL
BREAST AND GYN HEALTH CENTEROffers women the medical care and services they need to maintain breast and gyn health. Uses mammography, ultrasonography, and stereotactic breast biopsy for the treatment and diagnosis of breast cancer. Also offers specialized services in gynecology and obstetrics. Call for more information.NassauBREAST AND GYN HEALTH CENTERSOUTH NASSAU COMMUNITIES HOSPITAL
CARDIAC FITNESS AND REHABILITATIONProgram accepts participants with the following diagnoses: post aorta-coronary bypass surgery post myocardial infarctions post coronary angioplasty stable angina pectoris abnormal stress ECG hypertension high coronary risk factor profile post cardiac transplant post AICD. Call for further information.NassauCARDIAC FITNESS AND REHABILITATIONST. FRANCIS HOSPITAL-THE HEART CENTER
COMMUNITY EDUCATION SERVICESOffers educational services to in-patients and outpatients, secondary schools and colleges, professional organizations, medical facilities, and the community at large, including religious organizations. Individual help with school reports can be obtained by scheduling an appointment with the staff Health Educator. Offers staff training in reproductive health issues. Programs are designed to meet the needs of the requesting group. Speakers are provided by the Nassau University Medical Center and other Family Planning Groups. Call for more information.NassauCOMMUNITY EDUCATION SERVICESNASSAU UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER
COMMUNITY SERVICESOffers numerous programs and activities to benefit the people of the North Fork and Shelter Island such as blood drives, public classes, speakers bureau, support groups, stop smoking programs, sharps program, medicine review, flu shots, skin cancer screenings, career development, health fairs, and service plan. Call for further information.SuffolkCOMMUNITY SERVICESSTONY BROOK EASTERN LONG ISLAND HOSPITAL
CORPORATE WELLNESS PROGRAMGives self-risk quiz for diabetes and conducts a one hour public education information lecture to employees of business or corporation requesting program. Provides corporation's health office with materials. Program conducted at work place.SuffolkCORPORATE WELLNESS PROGRAMAMERICAN DIABETES ASSOCIATION-LONG ISLAND AREA
DEMATTEIS CENTER FOR CARDIAC RESEARCH AND EDUCATIONOffers a wide range of fitness, preventive and wellness programs, as well as health screenings and educational programs. Programs include: screening programs, community education programs, fitness programs, cardiac education courses, cardiac emergency skills, cardiac nutrition courses, and cardiac support groups. Call for more information and catalog of course offerings.NassauDEMATTEIS CENTER FOR CARDIAC RESEARCH AND EDUCATIONST. FRANCIS HOSPITAL-THE HEART CENTER
DIABETES WELLNESS PROGRAMProvides educational resources to those living with diabetes to help them manage their condition and maintain a healthy lifestyle.NassauNORTH SHORE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL-MANHASSETNORTH SHORE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL-MANHASSET
EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMSProvides free education programs for adults and youth in the areas of breast cancer, skin cancer, testicular cancer, prostate cancer, colorectal cancer, lung cancer, and nutrition.SuffolkEDUCATIONAL PROGRAMSAMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY-EASTERN DIVISION
EXERCISE PROGRAMProvides exercise programs such as Introduction to Yoga, Kripalu Yoga, Yoga the Next Level, Introduction to Pilates, BYOB Bring Your Own Ball, 321 Abs, Kickboxing Aerobics, and Aerobics Tone and Stretch. Call for information.SuffolkDEPARTMENT OF PARKS AND RECREATIONTOWN OF SOUTHAMPTON
FAMILY WELLNESS CENTERDiagnostic and Treatment Center offers primary medical services as well as psychiatric and psychological, podiatry, physical, speech and occupational therapy, audiology, dental, dermatology, endocrinology, gynecology, neurology, nutrition, optometry, and physiatry to individuals with developmental disabilities, mental illness, those who have been dually diagnosed and/or those with traumatic brain injury. Call. Appointment required.SuffolkFAMILY WELLNESS CENTERFAMILY RESIDENCES AND ESSENTIAL ENTERPRISES, INC.
FEELING GOOD PROGRAMServes older adults (60+) who attend various nutrition centers throughout Suffolk County. Agenda includes wellness discussion groups, line dancing, yoga, t'ai-chi and senior-led exercise programs.SuffolkFEELING GOOD PROGRAMRETIRED SENIOR VOLUNTEER PROGRAM
FITNESS PROGRAMSProvides exercise and fitness programs including classic body sculpting and aerobics, permanent weight loss and maintenance program, senior exercise, line dancing and weight training.SuffolkRECREATION DEPARTMENTTOWN OF SOUTHOLD
FLORENCE AND ROBERT A. ROSEN FAMILY WELLNESS CENTERProvides wellness, health and parenting workshops training for health-care professionals referrals to physical and mental health services outreach to military and law enforcement agencies and individuals (Children, Adolescents, Adults). Also offers couples and family counseling to law enforcement officers, military personnel and their families, as well as help with Post Tramatic Stress Syndrome. Provides assessments and counseling for current Active Duty, Guard and Reservists, OEF/OIF and Desert Storm veterans and their families. Member of Northwell Health.NassauNORTH SHORE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL-MANHASSETNORTH SHORE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL-MANHASSET
GREATER NEW YORK COUNCIL AGAINST PUBLIC SMOKINGProvides information on available stop smoking programs and legislation. Provides information on tobacco hazards to smokers and non-smokers of all ages.NassauGREATER NEW YORK COUNCIL AGAINST PUBLIC SMOKINGGREATER NEW YORK COUNCIL AGAINST PUBLIC SMOKING
GREAT NECK BREAST CANCER COALITIONOffers lectures, workshops, seminars, and newsletters providing the most up-to-date information on health and wellness, including nutrition, exercise, reduction of toxins in the home, and environmental safety. Provides guidance and support for newly diagnosed breast cancer patients and their families, with information on the latest scientific progress in detection, treatment and recovery. Networks with regional and national Breast Cancer organizations and national health organizations.NassauGREAT NECK BREAST CANCER COALITIONGREAT NECK BREAST CANCER COALITION
GREEN SEMINARProgram fosters smoking cessation and weight loss. Call to register.SuffolkGREEN SEMINARSOUTHSIDE HOSPITAL
GREEN SEMINARSProvides smoking cessation and weight-loss programs. Pre-registration is required. For information on fees, and reservations call.SuffolkGREEN SEMINARSBROOKHAVEN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER
HALI PROS (PERSONALIZED RECOVERY ORIENTED SERVICES WITH CLINIC)Offers individuals with mental illness, 18 years of age and older, a complete recovery program that supports the individual's goals. Provides psychiatric rehabilitation, wellness management and recovery classes along with services of social worker, psychiatrist and nurse practioner.SuffolkHALI PROS (PERSONALIZED RECOVERY ORIENTED SERVICES WITH CLINIC)HANDS ACROSS LONG ISLAND, INC.
HALI PROS (PERSONALIZED RECOVERY ORIENTED SERVICES WITH CLINIC) - JAMAICAOffers individuals with mental illness, 18 years of age and older, a completer recovery program that supports the individual's goals. Provides psychiatric rehabilitation, wellness management and recovery classes along with services of social worker, psychiatrist and nurse practioner.SuffolkHALI PROS (PERSONALIZED RECOVERY ORIENTED SERVICES WITH CLINIC) - JAMAICAHANDS ACROSS LONG ISLAND, INC.
HEALTH AND WELLNESS COURSESOffers non-credit continuing education courses in Self Empowerment and Self Improvement; CPR & First Aid and Exercise and Sports. Sample course offerings include: Stress Management; Mindfulness Through Meditation; Infant and Child CPR; Infant and Child CPR Recertification; Community First Aid and Safety; Standard First Aid and Adult CPR; Standard First Aid Recertification; Adult CPR with AED; Adult CPR Recertification; Golf For Beginners; Yoga; Tai Chi For Everyone; Planning For Life: Seniors Guide To Advocacy and Reiki I Practitioner. Call for more detailed information and a brochure.SuffolkHEALTH AND WELLNESS COURSESSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
HEALTH PROMOTIONProvides blood pressure screenings conducted by a public health nurse. Schedules educational lectures and clinics. Exercise classes are conducted throughout the week. Exercise equipment is available daily Monday-Friday. Call for more information. Provides supervised day care in a social setting for frail elderly persons. Call for details.NassauHEALTH PROMOTIONTHE LIFE ENRICHMENT CENTER AT OYSTER BAY
HEALTH PROMOTION PROGRAMProvides health and fitness experts to a variety of senior citizen multi-purpose centers and nutrition programs throughout Nassau County. Services include nurse/health educators who provide health assessments and health promotion education, and fitness experts provide classes in exercise, dancercise, tai chi, and power walking. Call for more information.NassauHEALTH PROMOTION PROGRAMNASSAU COUNTY OFFICE FOR THE AGING
HEMPSTEAD SENIOR COMMUNITY SERVICE CENTERProvides a variety of activities and services such as socialization, recreation, health promotion, educational programs and congregate meals.NassauHEMPSTEAD SENIOR COMMUNITY SERVICE CENTEREAC NETWORK
LINK-AGE GRANTOffers Nassau County residents ages 55 and older, who are isolated from community resources, assistance in obtaining needed services. Provides home visits to assess individual's needs and develop goals for independent living. Offers interim counseling for behavioral health needs such as anxiety, depression and substance abuse, and nursing assessment and education. Refers individuals to current programs for permanent community support.NassauLINK-AGE GRANTCENTRAL NASSAU GUIDANCE AND COUNSELING SERVICES, INC.
LONG ISLAND GREENBELT TRAIL CONFERENCE, INC.Protects hiking trails on Long Island. Also leads guided hikes for all ages and abilities, and historical tours on Saturdays in the Blydenburgh County Park. Offers a speakers bureau on topics including: hiking, nature, and exercise. Produces newsletter. Call for information and schedule.SuffolkLONG ISLAND GREENBELT TRAIL CONFERENCE, INC.LONG ISLAND GREENBELT TRAIL CONFERENCE, INC.
LONG ISLAND REGIONAL STUDENT SUPPORT SERVICES CENTERProvides training, resources, and technical assistance to all schools and community agencies in Nassau and Suffolk Counties in all areas related to health and wellness. These areas include health curriculum, health services, violence prevention, nutrition, substance abuse, HIV/AIDS, emotional health, parent and community involvement. The center also offers a health resource library with curricula, videos, health modules and guides available for loan to all school staff, parents, and community organizations.SuffolkLONG ISLAND REGIONAL STUDENT SUPPORT SERVICES CENTERWESTERN SUFFOLK BOCES CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
MERCY ENRICHMENTProvides opportunities for education, respite, rejuvenation and reflection for residents,membership into community garden, staff and the community of Brentwood. Offers classes and workshops on financial literacy, computer basics, resume writing, nutrition, mental health and wellness.SuffolkMERCY ENRICHMENTMERCY HAVEN, INC.
NEW YORK METROPOLITAN AREA INTERGROUPProvides a meeting location and a mutual support environment for men and women helping each other to stop smoking and live nicotine-free lives. Each meeting location provides a 12 step style of commitment based on the philosophy of Alcoholics Anonymous. Meeting locations may be in Suffolk, Nassau, Queens, Brooklyn, and Manhattan on specific days and at varied times. There are currently no meetings in Staten Island and the Bronx. Agency brochure and educational materials are produced. Call or visit website for updated locations and times. When calling infoline, leave message and volunteer will respond to the call.NEW YORK METROPOLITAN AREA INTERGROUPNICOTINE ANONYMOUS
N-O-T: NOT-ON-TOBACCOProvides state of the art program specifically designed for teenagers who want to stop smoking.SuffolkN-O-T: NOT-ON-TOBACCOAMERICAN LUNG ASSOCIATION IN NEW YORK
PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENTOversees 12 acres of park that include Softball fields, Little League fields, Tennis courts, Playground, All Children's Playground, picnic area, Handball Courts, Basketball Court, Skateboard Park, and Soccer/Football fields. Offers recreational programs for all ages including sports, dance, instructional, arts and crafts, bus trips, fitness and exercise and other activities. Programs change seasonally. Brochures are available tri-annually at the Center or on the web. Call for schedule and fees.PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENTTOWN OF RIVERHEAD
PATCHOGUE FAMILY YMCAProvides programs to promote youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Facility services include: 25 yard heated pool, swim instruction, indoor rock climbing wall, child care and preschool classrooms, gymnasium, suspended running/walking/jogging track, basketball, volleyball, aerobics/cycle studio, fitness center/free preteen and teen center, locker rooms, babysitting services, multipurpose meeting rooms, wellness programs, summer camp, holiday camp and more. For further information or guidance in the selection and location of child care services, please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9520.SuffolkPATCHOGUE FAMILY YMCAYMCA OF LONG ISLAND, INC.
PERSPECTIVES IN HEALTHProvides free community education programs. Meetings held at the Mineola Community Center, 155 Washington Blvd., Mineola. For further information please call (516)663-2234.NassauPERSPECTIVES IN HEALTHWINTHROP UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
PORT WASHINGTON SENIOR COMMUNITY SERVICE CENTERProvides Seniors with a variety of activities such as socialization, recreation, Health Promotion, Educational Programs and Congregate Meals.NassauPORT WASHINGTON SENIOR COMMUNITY SERVICE CENTEREAC NETWORK
PULMONARY REHABILITATION PROGRAMOffers patients with chronic obstructive lung disease the opportunity to improve their lives through supervised exercise, education, behavior modification and emotional support. Offers a Stop Smoking program in conjunction with the American Lung Association. Call for more information.NassauPULMONARY REHABILITATION PROGRAMWINTHROP UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
SELF IMPROVEMENTOffers self-improvement courses such as: How to Heal The Gut, Thyroid And Immune Axis With Chinese Medicine And Diet; Self-Care Acupressure for Anxiety And Insomnia; May I Have Your Attention Please?; Heal Old Hurts And Get On With Your Life!; The Art of Dis-Stress Management and The Five Pillars of Traditional Chinese Medicine. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauSELF IMPROVEMENTNASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
SOCIAL AND RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIESOffers a variety of social and recreational activities for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender individuals ages 50 and older. Programs may include computer classes, discussion groups, support groups, advisory board meetings, health and wellness series, exercise classes, heart healthy activities, monthly restaurant outings and other social events. Call for information.SuffolkSOCIAL AND RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIESTHE LGBT NETWORK (THE NETWORK)
SUFFOLK COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES-DIVISION OF PREVENTIVE MEDICINE, OFFICE OF HEALTH EDUCATIONOffers tobacco cessation classes and pharmaceutical aids, school education programs, bullying prevention, diabetes prevention, sun safety, tobacco enforcement and public information and education.SuffolkSUFFOLK COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES-DIVISION OF PREVENTIVE MEDICINE, OFFICE OF HEALTH EDUCATIONSUFFOLK COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES-DIVISION OF PREVENTIVE MEDICINE, OFFICE OF HEALTH EDUCATION
SUPPORT GROUPSProvides an extensive variety of health-related programs and services, including Alcoholics Anonymous, Breast Cancer Support Group, Look Good...Feel Better Program, and Tinnitus Support Group. Call for further details, including a complete list of groups, and meeting time and dates.NassauSUPPORT GROUPSLONG ISLAND JEWISH VALLEY STREAM
TARGET FITNESS WEIGHT MANAGEMENT PROGRAMOffers a 12-week Target Fitness Weight Management program for adults with weight management or other health related issues such as Type 2 Diabetes, Hypertension, or High Cholesterol. Program strives to guide participants to develop research-based skills to facilitate gradual and permanent weight loss through individualized strategies and goals. Registration required. Please call Health Connect to register.SuffolkTARGET FITNESS WEIGHT MANAGEMENT PROGRAMSTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL-DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY MEDICINE
THE DIABETES EDUCATION SERIESProvides education and support to diabetics and their families who want to take control of their disease and incorporate time saving tips into their daily routine. Provides up-to-date information to all on aspects of diabetes self management, including diet, medication and exercise.SuffolkTHE DIABETES EDUCATION SERIESNORTH SHORE-LIJ HUNTINGTON HOSPITAL-DOLAN FAMILY HEALTH CENTER
TIME TO PLAY FOUNDATIONSeeks to enrich the lives of individuals and communities through educational programs, public awareness outreach activities, events and learning opportunities that further the concept of achieving life balance, mental and physical health, self-empowerment and happiness. Workshop topics may include workplace wellness and leadership, empowerment, emotional intelligence, financial wellness, creating happiness in your life, proactive health, healthy cooking and life balance.SuffolkTIME TO PLAY FOUNDATIONTIME TO PLAY FOUNDATION
TOBACCO ACTION COALITION OF LONG ISLANDPromotes the acceptance of non-smoking as the social norm. Strives to meet the goals of prevention, cessation, and protection by working through media advocacy, policy initiatives, and existing tobacco, education and control programs. Also provides newsletter, cessation brochures in English and in Spanish, and a cessation poster.SuffolkTOBACCO ACTION COALITION OF LONG ISLANDTOBACCO ACTION COALITION OF LONG ISLAND
TRANSITIONS OF LONG ISLAND MONTHLY WELLNESS/ SUPPORT SERIESProvides individuals who suffered a neurological injury/illness and their family members information,education and support to assist in coping with the challenges that arise as a result of their illness and promote wellness. Offers opportunities for participants to share their concerns and experiences with others and network with professionals,fellow survivors and advocates. Call for more information.NassauTRANSITIONS OF LONG ISLAND MONTHLY WELLNESS/ SUPPORT SERIESNORTHWELL HEALTH
WEIGHT LOSS AND WELLNESS FOR ADULTS AND CHILDRENA comprehensive, medically supervised weight loss and health enhancement program which utilizes a multidisciplinary approach and emphasizes lifestyle changes to control weight and improve health. The three-person program includes a comprehensive medical screening and utilizes nutrition assessment and personalized nutritional care plans, behavior modification, exercise and medication when indicated.NassauWEIGHT LOSS AND WELLNESS FOR ADULTS AND CHILDRENWINTHROP UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
WEIGHT MANAGEMENT CENTERProvides a unique program designed for adolescents and their family who are committed to losing weight but who have had poor results with conventional diets or summer camps. The goals of the program are to help pre-teens and teens reach and maintain their ideal weight while making healthy lifestyle changes. ON TARGET offers a medically supervised 12 month program that promotes weight loss, and enables the family to develop a supportive home environment, which significantly improves the chances of long term success.NassauWEIGHT MANAGEMENT CENTER COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
WOMEN'S HEALTH PROGRAMSOffers array of women's health services including bone densitometry, digital mammography, weight management counseling, and incontinence and osteoporosis clinics.SuffolkWOMEN'S HEALTH PROGRAMSSTONY BROOK EASTERN LONG ISLAND HOSPITAL

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