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  • Health Is the Key, a podcast

    Latest Episode: Lower Your A1C, with diabetes specialist Jessica Vatel

    Wednesday, July 3, 2024

    Healthcare leaders have called type 2 diabetes “a national health crisis,” but our guest this month has good news to share. Jessica Vatel, a registered dietitian and certified diabetes care and education specialist at the Brooklyn Hospital Center, is excited by the latest approaches to treating diabetes, including education, coaching and personal empowerment. Working with people living with the condition to develop healthy habits and problem-solving skills, Jessica discusses how putting the power in patients’ hands—along with medical advances—is helping more people manage their diabetes.

  • Members' Voices

    Featuring Zulma Torres!

    When it comes to healthy living, the most helpful advice and inspiring stories may come from your fellow 1199SEIU members! That’s why we began our Members' Voices series. Our 2024 season includes monthly episodes featuring 1199ers who share how and WHY they began their health journeys—and the strategies they’ve picked up along the way. Each story is sure to provide you with inspiration and down-to-earth advice to help you on your own health journey!

  • Dance

    Saturday, July 13, at 10:00 am

    Ready to exercise your way to better health? Join the Benefit Funds’ all-new two-month series of exercise classes for members. Get into the groove with an African dance class, all from the comfort and convenience of your own home.
  • Yoga and Pilates Fusion Flow

    Tuesday, July 16, at 6:00 pm

    Ready to exercise your way to better health? Join the Benefit Funds’ all-new two-month series of exercise classes for members. Practice flexibility and mindfulness with yoga, all from the comfort and convenience of your own home.
  • Keeping It Safe

    Wednesday, July 17, at 6:00 pm

    Learn how to protect yourself from identity theft and financial abuse, emergency financial preparedness, types of insurance and laws that can protect you from financial disaster in this webinar.

  • Pension Benefit Information Session: NBF Pre-Retiree Pension & Health Benefits

    Thursday, July 18, at 12:00 pm

    It’s never too early to start preparing for your retirement. Learn about the benefits available to you as a retiree, how to apply for your pension, and if you are eligible to receive retiree health coverage.

  • NAMI-NYC: Mental Health 101

    Thursday, July 18, at 1:00 pm

    Mental Health 101” introduces you to what mental illness is and provides information on how to support those living with it—and you’ll have the opportunity to participate in a Q&A.

  • Dance

    Saturday, July 20, at 10:00 am

    Ready to exercise your way to better health? Join the Benefit Funds’ all-new two-month series of exercise classes for members. Get into the groove with an African dance class, all from the comfort and convenience of your own home.
  • Preventing and Managing Diabetes Workshop

    Saturday, July 20, at 10:00 am

    Wellness RN and Certified Diabetes Educator, Susan Gedan, and Wellness Health Educator, Golda Smith, will discuss various strategies for maintaining a healthy blood sugar level.

  • Yoga and Pilates Fusion Flow

    Tuesday, July 23, at 6:00 pm

    Ready to exercise your way to better health? Join the Benefit Funds’ all-new two-month series of exercise classes for members. Practice flexibility and mindfulness with yoga, all from the comfort and convenience of your own home.
  • Preventing and Managing Diabetes Workshop

    Tuesday, July 23, at 6:00 pm

    Wellness RN and Certified Diabetes Educator, Susan Gedan, and Wellness Health Educator, Golda Smith, will discuss various strategies for maintaining a healthy blood sugar level.

  • Pension Benefit Information Session: NBF Pre-Retiree Pension & Health Benefits

    Thursday, July 25, at 1:00 pm

    It’s never too early to start preparing for your retirement. Learn about the benefits available to you as a retiree, how to apply for your pension, and if you are eligible to receive retiree health coverage.

  • Dance

    Saturday, July 27, at 10:00 am

    Ready to exercise your way to better health? Join the Benefit Funds’ all-new two-month series of exercise classes for members. Get into the groove with an African dance class, all from the comfort and convenience of your own home.
  • FWHE Programs and Services Overview

    Saturday, July 27, at 10:00 am

    Learn about the programs and services offered through the Financial Wellness and Homebuyer Education Program at this monthly Zoom workshop.

    When registering, please type the 10-digit Member ID number from your Health Benefits ID card in the field marked “Last Name”—not your Last Name.

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Healthy Finances: Banking Basics

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