Wellness Seminars


For questions, registration, or information regarding any of our Wellness Programming contact Wellness Director Sara Billings, sbillings@mandelljcc.org or 860-714-7132 




Acupuncture for Healing

Thursday, March 26 | 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.


Acupuncture is a complementary medical practice that entails stimulating certain points on the body, most often with a needle penetrating the skin, to alleviate pain or help treat various health conditions for healing. 


Instructed by Christopher Gaunya - Licensed Acupuncturist 


Free and open to all. Registration required. 








Bariatric Surgery

Informational Seminars

Thursday, March 26 | 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. CANCELLED

Thursday, April 16 | 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, June 18 | 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, July 23 | 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, August 20 | 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. 


Join a physician from the bariatric surgery program at Saint Francis Hospital, to learn about bariatric surgery and the process before, during, and after the procedure. 


 Free and open to the community. Registration required 3 days prior. 






Plantar Fasciitis / Foot Pain

Informational Seminar

Tuesday, June 23 | 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.


Plantar fasciitis is one of the most common causes of heel and foot pain, and can dramatically impact daily life and overall activity level.s Join podiatrist Dr. Danielle Butto, as she discusses the clinical implications of plantar fasciitis and review the various treatment methods available. 


Free and open to the community. Registration is required 3 days prior. 



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