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Category Archives: Community Services

Flu Season is Still Here

Unfortunately, we are not out of the woods yet with the flu. Our area has seen an increase in seasonal flu activity, so if you haven’t had your flu vaccine, don’t wait any longer, get your flu vaccine now! Influenza (flu) can cause mild to severe illness, and at times can lead to death. Flu is different from a cold.…

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Collective Grief: How to process grief during public tragedies

Strange, isn’t it? Each man’s life touches so many other lives. When he isn’t around he leaves an awful hole, doesn’t he? ~from It’s A Wonderful Life   Guest Blogger: Mabel Ortiz, Music Therapist Many of us have been impacted by the news about Kobe Bryant’s passing and we are trying to make sense of our feelings. We are trying…

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VNA Offering “Shoo the Flu” Vaccination Clinics in October

Flu season is officially upon us, and the Visiting Nurse Association of the Treasure Coast’s (VNA) 26th annual “Shoo the Flu” vaccination program is underway. Public vaccination clinics will be held Mondays from 3 – 5 p.m. and each Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. at VNA Hidden Treasures Vero Beach (656 21st Street) thru…

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VNA and SAFIR Partner to Promote Proper Disposal of 27,000 Prescription Pills

Thanks to a newly founded partnership with Substance Abuse Free Indian River (SAFIR), the Visiting Nurse Association of the Treasure Coast (VNA) has begun deploying Deterra pouches to provide patients and caregivers with a safe, convenient way to properly disposing of prescription pills. “We are excited to partner with VNA, our mission is to keep our community healthy, safe and…

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Caregiver Conference Connects Caregivers with Local Resources

The Visiting Nurse Association’s (VNA) award-winning Caregiver Conference is returning to First Presbyterian Church of Vero Beach on Thursday, April 12 from 9:00am – 12:00pm. The free event will be held at 520 Royal Palm Boulevard in Vero Beach. Space is limited, so attendees must RSVP at www.vnatc.com/care or call 772-978-5515. The VNA Caregiver Conference will spotlight healthcare and human…

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Shoo the Flu with the VNA this October

The VNA will be offering the following ‘Shoo the Flu’ clinics in Indian River County for October. Individuals who get their flu shot at any Hidden Treasures clinic will receive a coupon for 50% any one item for the thrift store. •    Monday, October 02, 2017 – 11:00am – 2:00pm – Vero Beach Hidden Treasures, 656 21st St.    Vero Beach…

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VNA offering the following no-cost community wellness clinics in October

The VNA is offering the following no-cost blood pressure and blood sugar screenings in October: Blood Pressure and Blood Sugar Screenings: •    Tuesday, October 3 8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Gifford Youth Activity Center 4875 43rd Ave, Vero Beach 32967 •    Thursday, October 5 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. VNA Hidden Treasures 656 21st Street, Vero Beach 32960 •    Friday,…

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VNA Caregiver Conference coming to Sebastian this October

The Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) is bringing its award-winning VNA Caregiver Conference to Sebastian for the first time on Thursday, October 26. VNA is proud to partner with location host, Pelican Landing Assisted Living and Memory Care, located at 13085 US1, Sebastian 32958, to host the conference at no-cost to attendees. Doors open at 8:30 a.m., with breakfast provided by…

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Ceremony of Remembrance September 27

The VNA will hold its next Ceremony of Remembrance Wednesday, September 27 at 2 p.m. at Christ Church of Vero Beach, located at 667 20th Street in Vero Beach. The VNA welcomes all community members who have experienced the loss of a loved one to join in this memorial event. The bi-annual ceremony will also honor the patients and families…

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Five reasons to get the flu shot

Everyone ages six months and older needs to get their annual flu shot. The flu shot is the best defense against getting sick. However, even though more Americans are getting vaccinated each year, there are some who still need convincing that getting a flu shot is important to keeping yourself and your community healthy. Here are five good reasons to…

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