Healthy Living Workshops

Join us, and gain confidence to better manage health challenges.

Healthy Living workshops are evidence-based, free, and open to people with one or more long-term health conditions (like diabetes, heart disease, arthritis, and chronic pain), as well as their caregivers and loved ones. Our workshops offer the information, motivation and support needed to make lifestyle changes, know we have control over our health and that we are not alone. Workshops are accessible in person, by the computer and by phone.

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Upcoming Healthy Living Workshops

Join us, and gain the confidence to do the work of being well, make healthier choices, pursue a healthier lifestyle and grow your ability to cope with whatever life throws at you!

Summer 2024 Workshops

Free workshops you can access in person, on your computer, OR on your phone!

Living Well with Long-Term Health Conditions
Live Video Conference

Techniques to improve symptoms of chronic conditions, including healthy eating, relaxation techniques, communicating, goal setting, problem solving, and more.

Wednesdays, June 12–July 24
10 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

A Matter of Balance: Managing Concerns About Falls
In Person at Erving Senior Center, Erving, MA

Teaches practical strategies to reduce the fear of falling and explores medical, behavioral and environmental risk factors for falls, stressing the importance of developing an exercise plan.

Mondays, June 12–July 29
1–3 p.m.

Diabetes Self-Management
In Person at The Brick House Community Resource Center, Turners Falls, MA, in collaboration with Montague Catholic Social Ministries

For adults with pre-diabetes or diabetes or their caregivers, this workshop teaches the basics of balancing medica- tion, diet and exercise, techniques to deal with hyper/ hypoglycemia and meal planning, stress reduction, and more.

Saturdays, July 13–August 17
10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
En español: 1–2 p.m.

Healthy Eating for Successful Aging
In Person at Trinity Church, Shelburne Falls, MA, in collaboration with the Shelburne Falls Senior Center

For adults hoping to improve their nutrition in order to avoid or live well with chronic conditions, this workshop teaches nutrition basics, label-reading, and meal planning, and practices cooking basic recipes to overcome barriers to healthy eating for older adults.

Tuesdays, June 11–July 16
10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

UCLA Memory Training
Live Video Conference

For people with mild age-related memory challenges, Memory Training teaches memory-enhancing techniques and practical strategies to boost memory functioning.

Wednesdays, June 12–July 24
3–5 p.m.

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Wellness Unplugged

“Wellness Unplugged” invites community members living with challenging health conditions to meet on Zoom monthly on the last Monday of the month with area professionals who share about the health topics that we thirst to learn more about and our workshops just touch on.  We then take time after the presentation to support each other in finding ways to apply the information to our lives. Topics include: Dueling with Depression, Mindfulness, Assertive Communication, and more.  The last Mondays of the month, 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

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After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.


EnhanceWellness Coaching

LifePath also offers EnhanceWellness Coaching, a one-on-one coaching program for people with long-term health conditions. This 6-month program helps people identify health risks, create a personalized health action plan, and change their own behavior.

Learn More about EnhanceWellness


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I’ve become more aware of how simple things can make a big difference in my health.

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