Community Wellness Program

Find a wide range of health and wellness educational opportunities, classes, lectures and workshops, demonstrations, preventative health screenings, special events and support groups at Alice Hyde Medical Center in Malone, NY.

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