Community Programs

Whether you are an individual coping with a long-lasting health condition, a busy caregiver, community member or professional, you can turn to Community Nurse Home Care to address your need for information. Our experienced staff provide practical, professional (CEU and non) and engaging programs in a variety of settings.

Let us customize a program for you. Contact info@communitynurse.com.

New Year, Healthy You! 02/18/20 | 8:30 am | Carver

With Barbara Canuel, RD

TUESDAY, February 18 | 8:30 a.m.

  • My Plate & Portion Control
  • Goal Setting — Establish attainable measurable goals
  • Get Moving — Learn important physical activity guidelines

Location: Arbors Assisted Living, 763 County Street, Taunton, MA

To register: rsvp@communitynurse.com


PTSD for Health Care Workers 02/19/20 | 9:00 am | New Bedford

With Sandra Cambra, PHD, LICSW

CEU credit for nurses

Wednesday, February 19 | 9 – 10 a.m.

Location: Coastline Elderly Services, 1646 Purchase Street, New Bedford, MA

To register: rsvp@communitynurse.com


Advanced Care Planning 04/15/20 | 9:00 am | New Bedford

With Erin Van Der Veer, NP & Ashlee Santos, RN, BSN

CEU credit for nurses

Wednesday, April 15 | 9–10 a.m.

Location: Coastline Elderly Services, 1646 Purchase Street, New Bedford, MA

To register: rsvp@communitynurse.com


Eating Well Over 50 06/17/20 | 9:00 am | New Bedford

With Barbara Canuel, RD

CEU credit for nurses

Wednesday, June 17 | 9–10 a.m.

Location: Coastline Elderly Services, 1646 Purchase Street, New Bedford, MA

To register: rsvp@communitynurse.com



New Year, Healthy You! 01/27/20 | 12:30 pm | Marion

With Barbara Canuel, RD

MONDAY, January 27 | 12:30 p.m.

  • My Plate & Portion Control
  • Goal Setting — Establish attainable measurable goals

Location: Marion Council on Aging, 465 Mill Street, Marion, MA

To register: rsvp@communitynurse.com


New Year, Healthy You! 01/07/20 | 2:00 pm | N. Dartmouth

With Barbara Canuel, RD

TUESDAY, January 7 | 2 p.m.

  • My Plate & Portion Control
  • Goal Setting — Establish attainable measurable goals
  • Get Moving — Learn important physical activity guidelines

Location: Autumn Glen, 239 Cross Road, North Dartmouth, MA

To register: rsvp@communitynurse.com


Ongoing Community Programs


Dementia Friendly at Work | Various Times | Various Locations


Blood Pressure Clinics with Public Health Nurse | Various Times | Various Locations

  • Most* Thursdays of the Month
    Council on Aging | Fairhaven | 9-10 am
    *Visit our Registered Dietician on the first Thursday of the month, time varies.
  • First Wednesday of the Month
    Presidential Terrace | Acushnet | 10:15-10:45 am
  • Every Wednesday
    Council on Aging | Acushnet | 9-10 am
  • First Tuesday of the Month
    Oxford Terrace | Fairhaven | 9-9:30 am
    Dana Court | Fairhaven | 9:45-10:15 am
    McGann Terrace | Fairhaven | 10:30-11 am
  • Every Tuesday
    Town Hall | Fairhaven | 1-2 pm

Memory Loss Caregiver Support Groups | Various Times | Various Locations

With Carol McAfee, CDP

  • First Wednesday of Month | 1:00 – 2:00 pm | Fairhaven Council on Aging | Next meeting: February 5, 2020
  • Every other Thursday | 1:00 – 2:30 pm | Marion Council on Aging | Next meetings: January 2, 2020 and January 16, 2020