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We offer FREE events and webinars each month, although registration may be required for some events.  Click links to register.

May 2017

May 2 - Get Fit!  Don't Sit! (webinar) 10AM-10:30AM, 

May 2 - Diabetes Support Group, 4PM-5PM, Human Services Building, 414 E. Main Street, Durham, NC, 1st Floor Boardroom.  Do you or a loved one have diabetes?  If so, this group is for you!  Join us monthly as we discuss helpful tips about how to manage diabetes better and get support from others with diabetes.  Contact Aubrey Delaney at 919.560.7180 or adelaney@dconc.gov for more information.

May 3 - Colorectal Cancer:  Beat It!  It is Preventable and Treatable (webinar) 10AM-10:30AM

May 4 - Stay Quit Support Group, 5:30PM-6:30PM, Human Services Building, 414 E. Main Street, Durham, NC, 1st Floor Boardroom.  Have you quit smoking and are trying to stay quit?  Are you currently a smoker who wants to quit?  If so, join us!  This is a FREE drop-in monthly support group.  Find support in quitting and learn how to handle possible stumbling blocks along the way.  Sign up at http://tinyurl.DurhamStayQuit or contact Natalie Rich at 919.560.7895 or nrich@dconc.gov for more information.

May 8 - Durham County Health Ministry Network Meeting 6PM-7:30PM, Durham County Human Services, 414 E. Main Street.  Are you part of a faith-based organization looking for health-related resources for your church in Durham?  Join the Durham County Health Ministry Network!  Visit the Network website www.durhamhealthministry.org for training schedules and other events.  If your organization would like to be part of the Network, contact Willa Robinson Allen at 919.560.7771 or wrobinson@dconc.gov.

May 11 - Board of Health Meeting, 5PM-7PM, Human Services Building, 414 E. Main Street, Durham, NC)

May 16 - Making the Most of Your Doctor's Visit (webinar) 10:30AM-11AM 

May 24 - Snooze to Lose:  The Important Role of Sleep for Weight Management (webinar) 10AM-10:45AM

May 25 - All in My Head?  Or is it:  Help for Headaches (webinar) 10AM-10:30AM

May 30 - Living with Lupus:  Welcoming Each Day (webinar) 1:30PM-2:30PM

June 13 - What's the 411:  Diabetes and Eye Health, 4PM-5:30PM, Human Services Building, 414 E. Main Street, 2nd Floor Conference Room A.  Free workshop about how to keep your eyes healthy, how diabetes affects eye health, and how to decrease you risk of eye disease.  Dinner included.  Registration required.  Register HERE or contact Aubrey Delaney at 919.560.7180 or adelaney@dconc.gov.

June 17 - Grant Writing Workshop - Part 1 (For faith-based and not-for-profit organizations) 10AM-NOON, East Regional Library, 211 Lick Creek Lane.  If you don't have much experience with writing grants, here is an opportunity to learn the basics.  This free workshop has been revised into two parts based on participant requests for more time.  Part One will cover the basic and give more practice and assistance with formulating ideas and content for grant proposals.  It will also give the basics of how to locate potential funding opportunities.  Part Two will cover how to draft a grant from start to finish and spend more time in the area of budgets and evaluation.  Participants from the first workshop will be invited to attend Part Two for a complete training with hands-on guidance.  Please register by June 9, 2017.  If you attempt to register before this date and have difficulties, call 919.560.7771.  Click HERE to register.