Several groups and residents are coming together Oct. 25 for a health and wellness seminar for women in Donaldsonville.
St. Catherine of Sienna Catholic Church, Tamiko Francis Garrison, St. Elizabeth Hospital, Beauty by Design, P.R.E.A.C.H., Capitol City Family Health Center, Demby and Sons Funeral Home, Louisiana Healthcare Connections and Peoples Health are organizing the Woman in You Health and Wellness Seminar set for 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at St. Catherine’s Church Hall, 421 St. Patrick St., Donaldsonville.
The Woman in You seminar is designed as a way for agencies and businesses to network and fellowship with women from the area, organizer Tamiko Francis Garrison said.
Garrison said the group’s mission is “to empower women living in the chemical corridor with physical, mental and economic wellness.”
The event will feature a variety of display tables providing information and referral services from programs in Donaldsonville, Gonzales and the Baton Rouge area, as well as community partner agencies, she said.
Speakers will discuss a variety of topics throughout the day.
St. Elizabeth Hospital, P.R.E.A.C.H., Beauty by Design, Susan G. Komen, Capitol City Family Health Center, Peoples Health, Louisiana HealthCare Connections, Fresenius Medical Care, Renal Associates of Baton Rouge LLC, SuBella’s HairWorld, Ascension Counseling Center and Primary Care Solutions Inc. plan to take part in the program.