Health listings, starting Aug. 11

WEDNESDAY, AUG.16

BRISTOL

WEIGHT LOSS SUPPORT GROUP. 6 to 7 p.m. The office of Dr. Victoria Biondi, 122 Maple St., Bristol. (860) 583-1800.

 

AUG. 21-22

PLAINVILLE

MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID TRAINING. 8-hour training course designed to give members of the public knowledge to be able to recognize when someone is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis and an action plan to connect the person to helpful resources. Wheeler Clinic’s Connecticut Clearinghouse, 334 Farmington Ave., Plainville. Register. CTClearingHouse.org/registration

 

ONGOING

SOUTHINGTON

FREE BALANCE SCREENING. By appointment. Provided by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. Southington Care Center, 45 Meriden Ave., Southington. (860) 378-1234.