Health

Hospice needs volunteers in Palm Coast, Ormond
Halifax Health – Hospice is seeking volunteers to provide assistance for patients in the Palm Coast area and at the Ormond Beach Care Center, 235 Booth Road, Ormond Beach.

Volunteers also are need who can visit patients in their homes, nursing homes or assisted living facilities.

Orientations are 19, and 26 from 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 156 Florida Park Drive, Palm Coast.

More information: 386-425-4701 ext. 66400 or diane.adams@halifax.org.

Health care signup still available
Trained navigators are offering enrollment assistance from noon to 6 p.m. Mondays and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursdays through Jan. 28 at the Daytona Beach Regional Library, 105 E. Magnolia Avenue, Daytona Beach.

Schedule appointments at 904-762-8609 or by visiting www.getcoveredamerica.org/connector.

Walk-ins are welcome but will have a longer wait time.

Libraries offering information on breast, cervical cancer help
Women between 50 and 64 who have no health insurance and limited income may be eligible for free Pap smears, clinical breast exams and mammograms through the Florida Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program.

Vickie Lawrence, a health outreach representative with the Florida Department of Health in Volusia County, will explain how the program works and share information about breast and cervical cancers and the human papillomavirus during free presentations at libraries in New Smyrna Beach and Port Orange.

The presentations, titled “For Peace of Mind,” will be held at 5:30 p.m. Jan. 21, New Smyrna Beach Regional Library, 1001 S. Dixie Freeway; and 11 a.m. Jan. 28, at the Port Orange Regional Library, 1005 City Center Circle.

For more information, call 800-226-6110.

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