ATHENS YMCA
915 Hawthorne Avenue
Athens, GA 30606

Health & Wellness

 

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Piedmont Athens Regional and the Athens YMCA created a partnership in 2012 to promote wellness in our community. 

April Dorsett, BSN, RN is a Community Educator and Safe Kids Coordinator for Piedmont Athens Regional. April is on site at the Athens YMCA two days a week to offer members free individual blood pressure screenings, nutritional consults and certified wellness coaching. Members are referred to other Piedmont Athens Regional services if needed.

Our shared goal is to to increase awareness and knowledge and provide health programs to members to reduce risk factors associated with chronic diseases. Together we are committed to empowering the YMCA members to improve and maintain their health and safety.

Availability: Mondays & Thursdays from 10 am to 1 pm

Wellness Coaching is by appointment: april.dorsett@piedmont.org

For more information about Piedmont Athens Regional and their programs, visit https://www.piedmont.org/locations/piedmont-athens/community-wellness

 

Safe Kids Athens

 

April is the Athens Safe Kids Coordinator for Safe Kids Worldwide. Safe Kids Worldwide is a nonprofit organization working to help families and communities keep children safe from injuries. Oreventable injuries are the #1 killer of children in the United States. Learn more about Safe Kids here: safekids.org. To request a Safe Kids Athens event, please contact April at april.dorsett@piedmont.org.