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Date updated: December 11, 2017

Health

Your health can change on a dime. Sometimes it is best to prepare for changes in your health and sometimes things happen so fast it is hard to make sense of it all.

Here are some resources for you. If you want, call and talk to a Peer Support Volunteer on our Information Line. These SeniorsNL volunteers are available to assist you to connect to needed services.

We are here to help you make an informed decision.

get your flu shot – check it out today!!

Government of NL webpage on influenza management lists a variety of resources.

 

 

GET Your Free FLU SHOT

Find a Flu shot clinic in your community:
All Regional Health Authorities are offering the flu vaccine. Refer to the link provided for the Flu Vaccine Schedule. Remember to bring your MCP card with you.

Labrador Grenfell Health
Central Health
Eastern Health
Western Health

links to resources and information (listed in alphabetical order)

 

FOR SERVICES AND RESOURCES  OFFERED province-wide and BY THE REGIONAL HEALTH AUTHORITY WHERE YOU LIVE – CLICK THE LINK:

Central Health Authority

Eastern Health Authority

Labrador Grenfell Health Authority

Western Health Authority

Other and Additional Links

This for-profit business offers Active Aging Coaching by a person trained in Active Aging through Canadian Fitness Professional Association. An Active Age Coach works with you to improve your quality of life as you age so that you will continue to be an engaged and healthy community member. There are seven dimensions of personal wellness to consider: Emotional, intellectual, physical, vocational, social, spiritual, and environmental.  You can receive a free consultation upon request. 1-709-691-7103  or sandy@activeagingnl.com
Central Intake provides clients, families and others with one central phone number to call directly for information and self-referral to various mental health and addictions services in the St. John’s region (709) 752-8888.  
This link connects you with Influenza Management in NL. This government of NL webpage directs you to the Flu Prevention Program of the 4 Regional Health Authorities (webpages updated in the fall of each year).
As their event, "The Big Tea" indicates, Independent Age is a United Kingdom site.  Contact numbers, events, language, and many resources are specific to Great Britain and Northern Ireland. There are other resources available on the site. Advice Guides, Factsheets & Leaflets are free to download and printed copies are available for a price.

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