Pittsfield: YMCA's Wellness Wednesday offered today


The Berkshire Family YMCA's Pittsfield Branch announces Wellness Wednesday from 3 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 27, at 292 North St.

Wellness Wednesday's goal is to promote healthy living by providing educational services and resources from local organizations.

The event will include:

• An introduction to Berkshire Partnership for Health, Community Health Workers and partnership organizations as the Y introduces programs and education for healthy living.

• Pre-diabetes screening and education from Northern Berkshire Community Coalition.

• A Matter of Balance: managing concerns about falls in older adults by the Berkshire Family YMCA.

• Pre-hypertension education by CHP.

• Tobacco cessation and education programs by Fairview Hospital.

• Blood Pressure/Get Cuffed Program by Berkshire Health Systems.


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