In Touch with Health

Looking for health and wellness education and events? In Touch With Health, a community wellness program at Alice Hyde Medical Center, offers a wide range of opportunities, including classes, workshops, demonstrations, preventative health screenings, and special events.

Community members can take part in activities that cover topics such as:

  • Advance directives
  • Anxiety and depression
  • Asthma and allergies
  • Babysitter safety training
  • Cancer prevention and treatment
  • Diabetes
  • Diet and nutrition
  • Exercise
  • Headaches and migraines
  • Heart disease and stroke
  • Smoking cessation
  • Stress management
  • Safety

Check our monthly calendar for a schedule of events.

Community Programs and Support Groups

We host several community health and wellness and support groups each month. These include:

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS
Date: every Sunday
Time: 9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
Meeting Place: Park Street Conference Room

ALZHEIMER’S SUPPORT GROUP
Date: first Wednesday of every month
Time: 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Meeting Place: Third Age Adult Center,
24 Fourth Street, Malone
Contact: 518-564-3370 or 518-564-3377

BABYSITTER SAFETY CLASS
Date: call for dates/times (offered in Spring & Fall)
Meeting Place: Main Lobby
Contact: Education Dept at 518-481-2247

DIABETES EDUCATION 6-WEEK COURSE
MANAGING YOUR DIABETES
Date: call for dates & to pre-register
Time: 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Meeting Place: Education Room
Contact: Anne McIlhenny at 518-481-2280

HOSPICE OF THE NORTH COUNTRY
Date: call for dates/times
Meeting Place: Throughout Franklin County
Contact: 518-483-3200

WEIGHT WATCHERS
Date: every Tuesday night
Time: 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Meeting Place: New Cafeteria Conference Room 

https://www.weightwatchers.com/us/find-a-meeting/1213120/alice-hyde-medical-centercafeteria-malone-ny

NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS
Date: every Monday
Time: 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Meeting Place: Park Street Conference Room

SMOKING CESSATION
SUPPORT SERVICES

NYS Smokers’ Quitline
1-866-NY-QUITS (1-866-697-8487)
www.nysmokefree.com

SMOKING CESSATION LOCAL SUPPORT
Troy King
RN Care Manger
Tobacco Treatment Specialist
651-2160 (office)
536-0884 (office cell)

SUPPORT SERVICES BY REQUEST:

CANCER PATIENT SUPPORT
Contact:  518-481-2880

CARDIAC SUPPORT
Contact:  518-481-2582

SLEEP APNEA & PAP THERAPY SUPPORT
Contact:  518-481-2254

ORGAN DONOR/RECIPIENT SUPPORT GROUP
Contact:  518-481-2648