Chemical Dependency Community Education Course 2017
A 3-day interactive course to enhance and facilitate community awareness and understanding of alcohol and other drug related issues and concepts. Topics include the profile of the alcoholic, alcohol the drug, family dynamics of addiction, stages of adolescent chemical use, the relapse and recovery process, an RCMP presentation and Alcoholics Anonymous/12-Step history.
When: Mondays, May 1, 8 and 15, 2017; 9:00am to 4:00pm daily with lunch on your own
Where: Yorkton Regional Health Centre, Mental Health Auditorium, 270 Bradbrooke Drive
Cost: No cost to attend; pre-registration is required. It is necessary to attend all 3 days of the course with 25 maximum participants.
Click here for a poster providing more specifics on topics to be covered on each of the 3 days.
Alzheimer and Dementia Support/Information Group Meeting
When: 2nd Wednesday of every month @ 2:00 p.m.
Where: Yorkton Crossing Retirement Community, 348 Morrison Drive, Yorkton
If you plan on attending or have any questions, call Linda Wong with the Alzheimer Society of Saskatchewan at 306-783-1068.
The support group is open to all caregivers with no fee to attend.
FOODSAFE Level 1
Yorkton Public Health Conference Room A
150 Independent Street
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Please note that lunch is not provided for any of the workshops.
Participants must pre register by calling 786-0600. Registration fee for this course is $40.00, which includes a thermometer, fee must be prepaid to secure spot, cheque payable to Sunrise Health Region.
Home Study Program for Food Safe Course is an option. Cost is $50.00 which will include the course package and must be completed in thirty days. Please contact 306-786-0600, for more information
It is recommended to register early in your pregnancy for classes. Each series provides information on pregnancy, labour and delivery, coping strategies, infant feeding, and postpartum adjustment. Classes include lectures, videos, and interactive participation. Husbands/partners/support persons are encouraged to attend.
Yorkton prenatal classes are offered during an all day course one Saturday a month at the Public Health office, 150 Independent Street, Yorkton.
To register for Yorkton classes:
- Complete this form and send an electronic copy to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 306-786-0620, or;
- You can also register by phone at 786-0600
Please watch your local paper for dates of upcoming classes or by contacting the Public Health office.
Kamsack 306-542-4295 (202)
Foam Lake 306-272-3375