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For Immediate Release: April 2, 2018

AtlantiCare announces April community events, educational opportunities

AtlantiCare will hold and/or host the following community events/educational opportunities in April. 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.


AtlantiCare Volunteer Opportunities
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland and City campuses
Pomona, Atlantic City
Times vary.
Contact Volunteer Services at 609-407-2030 or e-mail Maureen.Hope@atlanticare.org

4/2/18
Autism Awareness Craft
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Avenue
Hammonton
4 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Craft event will consist of making sensory globes.
To register, call 609-567-2900.

4/2/18
Bariatric Health & Wellness Support Group
AtlantiCare LifeCenter
AtlantiCare Health Park, Egg Harbor Township Campus
Building 200
2500 English Creek Avenue
Egg Harbor Township
6 p.m. – 7 p.m.

4/3/18
Bariatric Health & Wellness Support Group
AtlantiCare LifeCenter
AtlantiCare Health Park, Egg Harbor Township Campus
Building 200
2500 English Creek Avenue
Egg Harbor Township
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

4/3/18
Children’s Open Recreation
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Avenue
Hammonton
3 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Children’s recreation room, with table games, computer lab, and more is open to children of all ages.
To register, call 609-567-2900.

4/4/18
Resume Building
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Avenue
Hammonton
10 a.m. – 11 a.m.
AtlantiCare will offer resume tips and job search assistance.
To register, call 609-567-2900.

4/4/18
Stroke & Aneurysm Support Group
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Atlantic City Campus
6 Harmony Atrium
1925 Pacific Avenue
Atlantic City
4 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
The support group helps stroke and aneurysm patients in the region.
4/4/18
Brain Tumor Support Group
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Atlantic City Campus
6 Harmony Atrium
1925 Pacific Avenue
Atlantic City
5 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.
Group provides support for brain tumor patients in the region.

4/4/18
Insulin Pump Night
AtlantiCare LifeCenter
AtlantiCare Health Park, Egg Harbor Township Campus
Building 200, Suite 223
2500 English Creek Avenue
Egg Harbor Township
5 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Free education group session will focus on insulin pump therapy.

4/4/18
Roger B. Hansen Center for Childbirth Tour for Expectant Parents
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus
65 West Jimmie Leeds Road
Pomona
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

4/4/18
AtlantiCare Breastfeeding Class
Hackberry Building
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus
65 West Jimmie Leeds Road
Pomona
7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Registration fee: $20

4/5/18
Weight Loss Surgery Seminar
AtlantiCare Health Park, Manahawkin Campus
Community Room
517 Route 72 West
Manahawkin
Noon – 1 p.m.

4/5/18
Heart Failure Support Group
AtlantiCare LifeCenter
AtlantiCare Health Park, Egg Harbor Township Campus
2500 English Creek Avenue, Building 200
Egg Harbor Township
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Open to those who have been diagnosed with heart failure and their loved ones.

4/5/18
H.O.P.E Support Group
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Avenue
Hammonton
7 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Support group is for family and friends struggling with addiction.
To register, call 609-567-2900.

4/5/18
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 Campus
Building 400
2500 English Creek Avenue
Egg Harbor Township
7 p.m. – 9 p.m.

4/6/18
Fantastic Friday
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Avenue
10 a.m. –Noon
Recreational activities designed for adults with disabilities enhancing gross and fine motor skills.
To register, call 609-567-2900.

4/9/18
Look Good Feel Better®
AtlantiCare Health Park Egg Harbor Township Campus
Building 400
2500 English Creek Avenue
Egg Harbor Township
Noon – 1:30 p.m.
The American Cancer Society offers a program that helps newly diagnosed female cancer patients improve their appearance and self-image with hands-on beauty techniques.
To register, call 800- 227-2345.

4/9/18
Autism Awareness Craft
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Avenue
Hammonton
4 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Craft will consist of making sculptures out of dried pasta and pipe cleaners.
To register, call 609-567-2900.

4/9/18
Adult Diabetes Community Support Group
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus
New Café
65 West Jimmie Leeds Road
Pomona
7 p.m. – 8 p.m.

4/10/18
Children’s Open Recreation
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Avenue
Hammonton
3 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Children’s recreation room, with table games, computer lab, and more will be open to children of all ages.
To register, call 609-567-2900.

4/11/18
Computer Class
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Avenue
Hammonton
10 a.m. – Noon
Participants will learn basic computer skills.
To register, call 609-567-2900.

4/11/18
Ostomy Support Group
AtlantiCare LifeCenter
AtlantiCare Health Park, Egg Harbor Township Campus
Building 200
2500 English Creek Avenue
Egg Harbor Township
4 p.m. – 6 p.m.

4/12/18
Just Relax
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Avenue
Hammonton
3 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Learn the basics of yoga.
To register, call 609-567-2900.

4/12/18
Weight Loss Surgery Seminar
AtlantiCare Health Park, Cape May Court House Campus
Suite 200, 2nd Floor
106 Court House South Dennis Road
Cape May Court House
6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

4/12/18
H.O.P.E Support Group
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Avenue
Hammonton
7 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Support group is for family and friends struggling with addiction.
To register, call 609-567-2900.

4/13/18
Fantastic Friday
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Avenue
Hammonton
10 a.m. – Noon
Recreational activities for adults will focus on enhancing gross and fine motor skills
To register, call 609-567-2900.

4/13/18
Weight Loss Surgery Seminar
AtlantiCare Health Park, Hammonton Campus
219 North White Horse Pike, Suite 104
Hammonton
6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

4/13/18
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Baby Basics Class
Babies “R” Us
130 Consumer Square
Mays Landing
7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Registration fee: $10

4/14/18
One Day Childbirth Education Class
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus
Hackberry Building
Pomona
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Registration fee: $100

4/16/18
Autism Awareness Craft
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Avenue
Hammonton
4 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Craft will consist of modeling clay.
To register, call 609-567-2900.

4/16/18
Weight Loss Surgery Seminar
Center for Surgical Weight Loss & Wellness
AtlantiCare Health Park, Egg Harbor Township Campus
Building 800
2500 English Creek Avenue
Egg Harbor Township
6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

4/17/18
Senior University – Advance Care Planning
AtlantiCare Heath Park, Egg Harbor Township Campus
AtlantiCare LifeCenter
Building 200
2500 English Creek Avenue
Egg Harbor Township
11 a.m. – Noon
Event will include lunch and information about the importance of, and how to plan for medical care for end stages of life.

4/17/18
Children’s Open Recreation
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Avenue
Hammonton
3 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Children’s recreation room, with table games, computer lab, and more will be open to children of all ages.
To register, call 609-567-2900.

4/17/18
Roger B. Hansen Center for Childbirth Tour for Expectant Parents
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus
65 West Jimmie Leeds Road, Pomona
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

4/17/18
Baby Basics Class
AtlantiCare Medical Center Mainland Campus
Hackberry Building
65 West Jimmie Leeds Road
7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Registration fee: $10

4/18/18
“Know Your Medications, Know Your Pharmacist.”
AtlantiCare Community Pharmacy
Community Room
AtlantiCare Health Park, Manahawkin
517 Route 72 West
Manahawkin
11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Event will include lunch, presentation about medication safety (including safe disposal of medicals, and overall health and well-being; and one-on-one discussions with AtlantiCare pharmacists. Participants are encouraged to bring their medications with them. Stafford Township Police Department will be onsite with its Project Medicine Drop medication box to accept medications for disposal.

4/18/18
Preparing for Radiation Therapy
Joseph Stella, MD Conference Room
AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute, a Fox Chase Cancer Center Partner
AtlantiCare Health Park, Egg Harbor Township Campus
Building 400
2500 English Creek Avenue
Egg Harbor Township
2 p.m. – 3 p.m.

4/19/18
Strengthening Families Community Activity
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Avenue
Hammonton
6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Families will be plant seeds in their own pots to represent “Family strengthening by growing together.”
To register, call 609-567-2900.

4/19/18
H.O.P.E Support Group
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Avenue
Hammonton
7 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Support group is for family and friends struggling with addiction.
To register, call 609-567-2900.

4/20/18
Fantastic Friday
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Avenue
Hammonton
10 a.m. – Noon
Recreational activities designed for adults with disabilities enhancing gross and fine motor skills.
To register, call 609-567-2900.

4/21/18
Preparing for Chemotherapy
Joseph Stella, MD Conference Room
AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute, a Fox Chase Cancer Center Partner
AtlantiCare Health Park, Egg Harbor Township Campus
Building 400, 2nd Floor Infusion Suite
2500 English Creek Avenue
Egg Harbor Township
4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

4/23/18
Autism Awareness Craft
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Avenue
Hammonton
4 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Craft will consist of making jewelry.
To register, call 609-567-2900.

4/23/18
Weight Loss Surgery Seminar
AtlantiCare Health Park, Manahawkin Campus
Community Room
517 Route 72 West
Manahawkin
6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

4/24/18
Children’s Open Recreation
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Avenue
Hammonton
3 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Children’s recreation room, with table games, computer lab, and more will be open to children of all ages.
To register, call 609-567-2900.

4/25/18
Computer Class
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Avenue
Hammonton
10 a.m. – Noon
Participants will learn basic computer skills.
To register, call 609-567-2900.

4/25/18
Prediabetes
AtlantiCare LifeCenter
AtlantiCare Health Park Egg Harbor Township Campus
2500 English Creek Avenue
Building 200
Egg Harbor Township
4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Free educational group session.

4/25/18
Tobacco Cessation
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, Mainland Campus
65 West Jimmie Leeds Road
Pomona
5 p.m. – 6 p.m.

4/26/18
H.O.P.E Support Group
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Avenue
Hammonton
7 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Support group is for family and friends struggling with addiction.
To register, call 609-567-2900.

4/30/18
Autism Awareness Dinner
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Avenue
Hammonton
5 p.m. – 6 p.m.
A sensory friendly dinner will be served.
To register, call 609-567-2900.


Media Contacts:
Jennifer Tornetta, (O) 609-569-7010, (C) 609-335-3446, jennifer.tornetta@atlanticare.org
Joseph Clark, Jr. (O) 609-272-6318, joseph.clarkjr@atlanticare.org


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AtlantiCare, a member of Geisinger, 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 5,900 employees and more than 900 physicians serve the community in nearly 90 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.

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