IRVING - HealthQuest is an initiative of Lake Erie Regional Health System of New York (LERHSNY) designed to provide health and wellness information, resources and support to the community.
In May, HealthQuest is hosting a tobacco cessation education program sponsored by Lake Shore Health Center in Irving at 7 p.m. on May 2 at the hospital's Administrative Office Building, Seneca Street entrance. As always, this program is free and open to the public.
The presentation, "Living Tobacco Free in the 21st Century" will feature information regarding an evidence-based program for community members interested in seeking help to quit tobacco use. The presentation includes a historical perspective on tobacco, cessation options, resources, and support. The featured speaker will be Patti Sternisha, Employee Health Nurse and Certified Tobacco Cessation Educator at TLC Health Network.
To register for the presentation, contact LERHSNY's Community Relations Department at 363-7233. Reservations are encouraged but not required.
The next four-week program will be held in Dunkirk on Thursdays, May 3, 10 and 17 and May 23 at 7 p.m.