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Community Health Services

From meeting the needs of expectant mothers to helping adults and seniors stay active and healthy, North Shore-LIJ offers a variety of comprehensive health education programs. As a hub for community wellness and a convenient resource for health-related information, we are committed to improving the health of everyone in our neighborhoods by providing a range of community programs that meet the individual needs of the people we serve.

Below are some of the health and wellness services we offer.


Browse or search for community wellness events, classes and support groups in your area.

Childbirth and Parenting Education

Our comprehensive programs include childbirth preparation, baby care, breastfeeding and CPR classes.

Child Safety

Learn more about the primary cause of injuries and deaths in children 14 years and under: accidents.

Community Collaboratives

Our focus is on building trusted partnerships with the communities that we serve.

CPR and First Aid Training

We offer certification courses, including First Aid and CPR, for health professionals and the public.

Fall and Injury Prevention

Our programs include information on home safety, exercise, vision, medications and more.

Health Literacy

We use various communication methods to address the unique needs of patients and visitors.

Health Screenings

We offer free heart and cancer screenings at hospitals, worksites, fairs and community settings.

Healthy Aging

Our programs promote healthy aging, including fall and injury prevention and information.

Language and Communication Access Services

We offer language and communication services for patients with speech, hearing or visual problems.

Nutrition and Physical Activity

Our community programs promote nutrition and physical activity through healthy eating and exercise.

Stop Smoking Programs

Our programs promote public health by educating tobacco users and helping them combat addiction.

Support Groups

Our hospitals provide multiple support groups, free of charge, on a wide range of topics.

Workplace Health and Wellness

Solutions/resources for companies looking to gain efficiencies and engagement in their workforce.