Monthly Health Calendar
March 10, 2011 at midnight
Updated March 9, 2011 at 9:10 p.m.
NAMI Victoria Family-to-Family Education Program
Kickoff class from 6:30-9 p.m.
Register to get location information
A 12-week course built to help those struggling to help a loved one who has depression, anxiety, schizophrenia, or other mental disorders. For more information, call NAMI at 361-935-6611.
South Texas Blood and Tissue Center blood drive
Citizens Medical Center, 2701 Hospital Drive
8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Call Monica Mendez at 210-731-5555, Ext. 1368 or e-mail her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
NAMI Victoria consumer's bi-monthly support group
Laurent Towers, 1908 N. Laurent St., Ste. 195
Support group every second and fourth Tuesday of the month is open to those living with a mental illness or brain disorder. For more information call, NAMI Victoria at 361-935-0080.
Understanding Inflammatory Bowel Syndrome
Citizens Medical Center Central Classroom, 2701 Hospital Drive
Dr. Dharmendra Verma, a Victoria gastroenterologist, talks about who is at risk of the syndrome, which can involve abdominal pain, diarrhea and constipation. For more information, call HealthWise at 361-578-9473.
Walk for Autism
8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Riverside Park Special Events Area, Victoria
Raising awareness and fundraising for autism. For more information, call Valerie Medina at 361-648-9297 or Gary Moses at 361-573-2853.