The Osteoporosis Support Group presented by the New York State Osteoporosis Prevention & Education Program (NYSOPEP) at Helen Hayes Hospital in West Haverstraw, NY has changed its meeting date to the fourth Thursday of every month, from 10-11am, in the HHH auditorium beginning September 2015. The Osteoporosis Support Group is free and open to patients and community members with osteoporosis and their family/caregivers.
Remaining Osteoporosis Support Group dates for 2015 are September 24th and October 22nd, with no meetings in November and December due to holidays. Meetings will resume a regular schedule in 2016. For information about the group, call 845-786-4772.
The mission of NYSOPEP, headquartered at HHH, is to educate all New Yorkers about the causes of osteoporosis, the importance of preventative measures and early detection, and the variety of treatments available. For more information, visit http://www.nysopep.org/.