For Immediate Release:   April 5, 2017

AtlantiCare announces May community events,
educational opportunities

AtlantiCare will hold and/or host the following community events/educational opportunities in May. Where registration fees apply they are noted. Registration is required for most events. To register for an event, visit www.atlanticare.org and click on “Events & Classes.” For more information, or to find an AtlantiCare provider, call the AtlantiCare Access Center at 1-888-569-1000, visit www.atlanticare.org/ or find AtlantiCare on Facebook at www.facebook.com/atlanticare.

5/1/17
Volunteer Opportunities
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland and City Campuses
Pomona, Atlantic City
Times vary.
Greet and guide hospital visitors, and visit patients to provide companionship.
Contact Volunteer Services at 609-407-2030 or e-mail Maureen.Hope@atlanticare.org

5/1/17
English as a Second Language (ESL) Class         
Hammonton Family success Center   
310 Bellevue Ave
10:30 a.m. - Noon
To register, call 609-567-2900.

5/1/17
Bariatric Health & Wellness Support Group   
AtlantiCare LifeCenter
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
6 p.m. - 7 p.m.

5/1/17-6/12/17
Six Week Childbirth Class
Hackberry Building 
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus 
Pomona
7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Registration fee: $100

5/2/17
Bariatric Health & Wellness Support Group   
AtlantiCare LifeCenter 
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

5/2/17
Chess Club
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Ave
4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Love to play chess or simply want to learn what it's all about? Visit our chess club.
Call (609) 567-2900 to register.

5/3/17
Stroke & Aneurysm Support Group
Harmony Tower
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center City Campus
Atlantic City
4 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.

5/3/17
Brain Tumor Support Group
Harmony Tower
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center City Campus
Atlantic City
5 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.

5/3/17
Roger B. Hansen Center for Childbirth Tour for Expectant Parents
Roger B. Hansen Center for Childbirth
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus
Pomona
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

5/3/17
Weight Loss Surgery Seminar
Center for Surgical Weight Loss & Wellness at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center 
Building 800
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

5/3/17
AtlantiCare Breastfeeding Class
Hackberry Building
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus
Pomona
7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Registration fee: $20

5/4/17 
Perinatal Loss Support Group
The Living Room, Gilda’s Club South Jersey
The AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute, a Fox Chase Cancer Center Partner
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

5/5/17
Cinco de Mayo Breakfast for Seniors
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Ave
9 a.m. – 10 a.m.
To register, call 609-567-2900.

5/8/17
English as a Second Language (ESL) Class         
Hammonton Family success Center   
310 Bellevue Ave
10:30 a.m. - Noon
To register, call 609-567-2900.

5/9/17
Chess Club
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Ave
4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Love to play chess or simply want to learn what it's all about? Visit our chess club.
To register, call 609-567-2900.

5/9/17
Weight Loss Surgery Seminar
AtlantiCare Physician Group
547 Route 72 West
Manahawkin 
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

5/9/17
Adult Diabetes Community Support Group
William L. Gormley AtlantiCare HealthPlex
Atlantic City
7 p.m. - 8 p.m.

5/10/17
Computer Class
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Ave
10 a.m. – Noon
Learn the basic skills you'll need to get the most out of your computer.
To register, call 609-567-2900.

5/10/17
Ostomy Support Group
Joseph Stella, MD Conference Room
The AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute, a Fox Chase Cancer Center Partner
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
4 p.m. - 6 p.m.

5/10/17
Mother’s Day Arts and Crafts Activity
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Ave
4 p.m. – 5 p.m.
To register, call 609-567-2900.

5/11/17
Life Planning Seminar: Securing a Healthy Financial Future for You & Your Family
AtlantiCare LifeCenter
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
8:30 a.m. – 10 a.m.
To register, call 609-407-2393 or online www.atlanticare.org/lifeplanningseminar

5/11/17
Weight Loss Surgery Seminar
AtlantiCare Surgery Center
AtlantiCare Health Park
Suite 200, 2nd Floor
Cape May Court House
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

5/12/17
Get Naked: Skin Screening and Educational Lecture
AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute, a Fox Chase Cancer Center Partner
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
3 p.m. – 6 p.m.

5/12/17
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Baby Basics Class
Babies “R” Us
130 Consumer Square
Mays Landing
7 p.m. - 9 p.m. 
Registration fee: $10

5/13/17
One Day Childbirth Class
Hackberry Building
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus
Pomona
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Registration fee: $100

5/15/17
English as a Second Language (ESL) Class         
Hammonton Family Success Center  
310 Bellevue Ave
10:30 a.m. - Noon
To register, call 609-567-2900.

5/15/17
Chocolate Chip Snack
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Ave
4 p.m. – 5 p.m.
To register, call 609-567-2900.

5/16/17
Chess Club
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Ave
4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Love to play chess or simply want to learn what it's all about? Visit our chess club.
To register, call 609-567-2900.

5/16/17
Weight Loss Surgery Seminar
Center for Surgical Weight Loss & Wellness at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center 
Building 800
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

5/17/17
Computer Class
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Ave
10 a.m. – Noon
Learn the basic skills you'll need to get the most out of your computer.
To register, call 609-567-2900.

5/17/17
Roger B. Hansen Center for Childbirth Tour for Expectant Parents
Roger B. Hansen Center for Childbirth
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus
Pomona
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

5/17/17
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Baby Basics Class
Hackberry Building
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus
Pomona
7 p.m. - 9 p.m. 
Registration fee: $10

5/17/17
Conversations Matter: Advance Care Planning Group Class
AtlantiCare LifeCenter 
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
5 p.m. – 6 p.m.

5/22/17
English as a Second Language (ESL) Class         
Hammonton Family success Center   
310 Bellevue Ave
10:30 a.m. - Noon
To register, call 609-567-2900.

5/23/17
Senior University
“Gardening for Good Nutrition,” learn simple gardening tips and ideas for growing nutrient rich crops.
AtlantiCare LifeCenter
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

5/23/17
Chess Club
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Ave
4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Love to play chess or simply want to learn what it's all about? Visit our chess club.
Call (609) 567-2900 to register.

5/24/17
Teen Arts Festival
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Ave
8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Call (609) 567-2900 to register.

5/25/17
Weight Loss Surgery Seminar
Center for Surgical Weight Loss & Wellness at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center 
Building 800
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

5/30/17
Chess Club
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Ave
4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Love to play chess or simply want to learn what it's all about? Visit our chess club.
Call (609) 567-2900 to register.

5/30/17
Tobacco Cessation Class
AtlantiCare LifeCenter 
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
1 p.m. – 2 p.m.

5/31/17
Weight Loss Surgery Seminar
Suite 104
219 North White Horse Pike
AtlantiCare Health Park
Hammonton
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Contacts:
Jennifer Tornetta, (O) 609-569-7010, (C) 609-335-3446, jennifer.tornetta@atlanticare.org
Betsy Woerner, (O) 609-748-7539, (C) 609-385-6361, betsy.woerner@atlanticare.org

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AtlantiCare, a member of Geisinger Health System, is an integrated system of services designed to help people achieve optimal health. It includes AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, AtlantiCare Health Engagement, the AtlantiCare Foundation, and AtlantiCare Health Services. Its more than 5,500 employees and more than 900 physicians serve the community in nearly 70 locations. A 2009 Malcolm Baldrige Award winner, AtlantiCare was also included in Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work in Healthcare in 2010. ARMC became the 105th hospital in the nation to attain status as a Magnet™ designated hospital in March of 2004 and was redesignated a Magnet™ hospital in 2008 and 2013.