Join Us: Free, Better Breathers Club Support Groups

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The 2016 session of our Better Breathers Clubs, free, physical therapist-led support groups for central Vermonters living with chronic lung disease or other respiratory conditions, starts Thursday, April 21 at Central Vermont Home Health & Hospice offices in Barre.

Better Breathers Clubs meet the third Thursday of every month from April through September. The meetings are meant to offer individuals living with breathing difficulty education and tools to manage their conditions and live more comfortably.

Join us Thursday, April 21 at 1:30 for a meeting led by Donna Beece, Respiratory Therapist. The group meets at CVHHH, 600 Granger Road, Barre, Vermont.

Donna Beece will educate patients on medication in the home and in the hospital, with a focus on proper use of nebulizer medications.

Future Better Breathers Club Speakers — 

  • Thursday, May 19 Jen Etheridge, Licensed Acupuncturist, Integrative Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine, Montpelier
  • Thursday, June 16 Regina Trailweaver, Yoga Instructor, Barre
  • Thursday, July 21 Rebecca Ryan, American Lung Association of the Northeast
  • Thursday, August TBD
  • Thursday, September 15 Allison Jones, RN, CVHHH Health Promotion Coordinator

If you would like to be added to the invite list, please contact Patty Connor at 802-224-2201. To learn more about Breathing Difficulties Care in the home, click here.