BRIDGEPORT, Conn. -- Childbirth classes and a stroke support group are among many community-based programs about to be offered by Bridgeport Hospital.
Among free services is a financial counseling consultation about your hospital bill by appointment to 203-384-3449.
The blood pressure screenings are also free and at the following:
Fairfield Senior Center, 100 Mona Terrace, Mondays, April 3 and 17, 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.; Stratford Baldwin Center, 1000 West Broad St., Monday, April 10, 9:30 - 11 a.m.; Shelton Senior Center, 81 Wheeler St., Monday, April 24, noon - 2 p.m. Call 888-357-2396 for information.
Also free are:
Breastfeeding basics will be offered Saturday, April 8, 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. at Park Avenue Medical Center, 5520 Park Ave., Trumbull. Call 888-357-2396 or click here to register.
Childbirth preparation is set for Sunday, April 9, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Park Avenue Medical Center, 5520 Park Ave., Trumbull. Call 888-357-2396 or click here to register.
A Genetic Counseling appointment may be made at the Norma Pfriem Breast Center, 111 Beach Road, Fairfield, and Park Avenue Medical Center, 5520 Park Ave, Trumbull by calling 203-200-4362.
Those getting ready to travel may make appointments for the "Healthy Traveler" service by calling 203-384-3613.
First aid classes will include:
The Pediatric First Aid/Safety and Adult, Child and Infant CPR/Defibrillator Training (2-year certificate) is on Saturday, April 15, 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. The cost is $110 or $80 for first aid portion only, which runs 8:30 a.m. -2:30 p.m. For information call 203-384-4497.
First aid and safety classes will take place at the hospital, 267 Grant St. Call 888-357-2396 or click here to register. The class is Tuesday, April 11, 6:30-9:30 p.m. for Administration of medicine and costs $60 for full program/$25 for injectables only.
Click here the complete schedule of programs at Bridgeport Hospital.