Hypertension Awareness Class - Center for African American Health

Center for African American Health

 
Data Provided By
Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides the Check. Change. Control. program, which is a free, evidence-based seven-class hypertension awareness series designed to teach high blood pressure self-monitoring skills empowering participants to take ownership of their cardiovascular health. Incentives include blood pressure monitors, cookbooks, pedometers and more. Classes begin October 2019, lasts eight weeks with each session running an hour and a half every other week.
LocationDenver County
Geographical AreaAdams, Arapahoe, Denver counties
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureRegister by October 21st, 2019 via Event Brite here by going to https://ccc-register.eventbrite.com.
Helpful TipsAfrican Americans experience high blood pressure at greater rates than any other racial group in the United States.

Participants may receive pedometers, water bottles, low-sodium cookbooks, etc. as well as a blood pressure cuff upon completion of the course.
 
Client Information
GenderEither
EligibilityIndividuals 18 years and older who have been diagnosed with hypertension or at risk of hypertension as defined by their doctor.
 
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
Capacity Limitations25 participants/class
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Office Hours)
Specific Hours: Saturday, 10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. (Saturday, October 26th, 2019 - Saturday, February 1st, 2020) (Biweekly Class)
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Sydney Odion-Smith
Contact's Position Health Initiatives Coordinator
Contact's Phone (720) 432-6745
Contact's Email sydney@caahealth.org
Physical Site Address 1 3601 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Physical Site Address 2 Bldg D
Physical Site City, State, Zip Denver, CO 80205
Main Phone (303) 355-3423
Fax (303) 355-1807
Service Location Email info@caahealth.org
Web Address www.caahealth.org
 
Additional Information
SourceMHUW
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Center for African American Health
Affiliated Program: Center for African American Health
This Service: Hypertension Awareness Class - Center for African American Health
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Chronic Disease Self Management Programs (LH-2700.1540)
General Health Education Programs (LH-2700.2500)