North Coast Health Ministry offers free flu shots, diabetes class
North Coast Health Ministry will offer a free flu shot clinic and a diabetes management education class to registered patients this fall.
Free flu shots will be offered Monday, Nov. 4, from 9 to 11 a.m., at Lakewood United Methodist Church, 15700 Detroit Ave. To receive a free flu shot, individuals must be registered in advance as a NCHM patient. To become a patient, call 216-228-7878 or go to: www.nchealthministry.org/patient-application.
The free patient education class is “Taking Control of Your Diabetes: Four Steps to Managing Your Diabetes.” It will take place Thursday, Nov. 21, from 5 to 6 p.m. at North Coast Health Ministry at 16110 Detroit Ave., Lakewood. Space is limited. Individuals must be registered as a NCHM patient to take part and must call in advance to register to participate in the class.
If you are already a patient, registration for either the flu shot clinic or the diabetes management class can be made in person at NCHM or by calling 216-228-7878 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Jeanine Gergel is Development Director at North Coast Health Ministry, a free clinic serving Greater Cleveland's West Shore area, including Bay Village.