High blood pressure affects 1 in 4 New Yorkers and the number of those with high blood pressure (hypertension) increases with age. RSS, known for its health management programs, is offering an accessible, consistent and client-friendly health management program to address/prevent and control hypertension called …Hypertension: Know Your Way to Better Health. This program is for you - whether you currently have high blood pressure or not.
Are you an adult over the age of 60? Join the program and a Registered Nurse will provide you with education, regular screenings and the tools needed to address all aspects of high blood pressure prevention and control. Locations and times listed below. This project is made possible with funding provided by the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.
Locations in the Bronx
Marble Hill Senior Center: 5365 Broadway - 718 562-8551
St. Stephen's United Methodist Church: 146 West 228th Street - 718 562-8692
Independence LLC (formerly Schervier Apartments): 2995 Independence Avenue - call RSS at 718.884.5900 x29
Dates and Times
June 18 (last Session)
Marble Hill Senior Center: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
St. Stephens Church: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
June 21 (last session)
Independence LLC (formerly Schervier Apartments): 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Things You Should Know About Hypertension
How to Take Your Blood Pressure - English