Elmhurst Hospital zumba classesNYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst has partnered with ShapeUp New York/NYC Department of Parks and Recreation to host free Zumba classes on Friday mornings from 9 AM to 10 AM. The classes take place at Elmhurst’s Women’s Pavilion (2nd Floor waiting area), which is located at 78-20 41st Avenue. For more information, please call Elmhurst’s Department of External Affairs and Marketing at 718 334-1259.

Elmhurst Hospital Suicide Prevention PhotosSeptember is Suicide Prevention Month. To raise awareness regarding this important mental health issue, NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst’s Department of Behavioral Health hosted suicide prevention discussions in English and Spanish at the Forest Hills and Corona Queens Library branches. The discussions were led by Drs. Basilisa Canto and Maria De Pena-Nowak.