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4/25/2017 - May 2017 Diabetes and Chronic Disease Support Group

Diabetes and Chronic Disease Support Group

Fairfield Senior Center- Room 14

100 Mona Terrace

Fairfield, CT 06824


Tuesday, May 9, 1:00-2:00 PM

The Thyroid Truth Part 1”



 Nancy Velasco, BSN, RN – Student at Fairfield University   


This is a two part series about thyroid disorders. In Part 1, Nancy Velasco, BSN, RN and currently a student at Fairfield University in the Doctor of Nursing Practice program will speak about hyperthyroidism (overactive thyroid). She will provide a complete overview of hyperthyroidism including what it means to have an overactive thyroid, symptoms, causes, and risk factors.



The Chronic Disease and Diabetes Support Group is held the second Tuesday of each month, September- June, from 1-2 PM at the Fairfield Senior Center, Room 14. Pre-registration is not required and the program is free. If the Fairfield Public Schools are closed or delayed due to bad weather, the Senior Center will be closed and programs will be cancelled. Please call 203-256-3150 for further information about this program, which is sponsored by the Town of Fairfield Health Department in collaboration with the Fairfield Senior Center.


Future Meeting Dates:

June 13, 2017