Calendar of Events


These six-week classes are provided FREE through the ARHP Delta Cares program and include one, 90-minute class per week with a curriculum based on the Diabetes Education Empowerment Program (DEEP). These very hands-on and fun classes cover information about the basics of diabetes, coping with the disease, nutrition, exercise, monitoring blood sugar, and much more!

Come join us - it's fun...and it's free! 


Free Breastfeeding Classes


Drew Memorial Health System
778 Scogin Drive, Monticello

Call (870) 460-3509 for monthly class dates & times.


Drew Memorial Health Systems holds FREE breastfeeding classes once a month to educate expectant and new mothers about the benefits of and tips for successful breastfeeding. The nationally-accredited curriculum includes positioning and latch techniques, using a breast pump and returning to work. Contact DMHS Education Department at (870) 460-3509 to learn more. 


Cancer Support Group


Every 2nd Monday of the Month at Noon

Drew Memorial Health System
Conference Room A
778 Scogin Drive, Monticello

(870) 460-3539


Remember, a cancer diagnosis does not mean you are alone.

Drew Memorial Hospital's Cancer Support Group meets on the second Monday of each month in Conference Room A for lunch and discussion. If you or a family member have been affected by cancer, you are welcome to join the group!


Free Joint Replacement Class


Every Thursday 11:00 am - Noon  

Jefferson Regional Medical Center
1600 W. 40th Ave. ~ Pine Bluff
(870) 541-7265


If you're considering hip or knee replacement, JRMC invites you to attend their free Joint Replacement Class every Thursday from 11 a.m. to noon. Thomas Turner, RN and Nurse Manager of the orthopedics floor, will answer all your questions about the procedure and show samples of materials used to replace worn out joints.

Pre-registration is required. Call Thomas at (870) 541-7265.


Free Car Seat
Safety Checks


Every Monday thru Friday
Call for appointment!

Jefferson Regional Medical Center
1600 West 40th Avenue, Pine Bluff
(870) 541-7195 


Keep your little ones safe!  JRMC offers free car seat safety checks Monday through Friday by appointment only.

For more information, call (870) 541-7195 to schedule an appointment or visit http://www.jrmc.org/services/classes-and-health-information


Safety Baby Showers


1st Thursday of the Month, 1:00 - 2:30 pm

Chicot Memorial Medical Center Conference Room
2729 S. Highway 65/82
Lake Village
(870) 265-9291


Safety Baby Showers will be held on the 1st Thursday of every month.

Learn how to keep your baby safe at home AND on the go! Receive a car seat and other great gifts! Ask your doctor or WIC clerk how to sign up or call Leigh Anthony at 870-265-9291. 

Registration is required!

Sponsored by Chicot Memorial Medical CenterUAMS East and the Injury Prevention Center.


Free Health Screenings


CMMC/UAMS EAST Community
Outreach Center

400 Sgt. Thomas Armour Jr. Street
Lake Village
(870) 265-2878


Screenings include BP, Total Cholesterol, Blood Glucose & BMI. 

Call (870) 265-2878 for date & more information.