Health department assembling health education calendar

The Grundy County Health Department will be assembling a health education calendar to centralize the notice of all public education workshops available to county residents.

The health department will serve as the centralize point of communication. The calendar will be available online, according to a news release from the county.

The calendar will include trainings and classes on topics related to improving the overall health, wellness and preparedness at residents, including: diabetes, arthritis, how to write a will, prenatal and parenting classes, breastfeeding, smoking cessation, household budgeting, diet/nutrition, mental health first aid, CPR, meditation and more.

Any organization intending to provide a training or class available to the public is asked to contact the health department at educalendar@grundyhealth.com or at 815-941-6128. Include the name, date and time of the training, location, cost and a brief description of the training or class being offered.