Caring Corps “Neighbors” Health Care Outings

Timely health topics and a great lunch


By Curtis Riggs ~ Foothills Caring Corps “neighbors” have placed Scottsdale Health Care (SHC) Thompson Peak trips at the top of its favorite’s list. Health care topics covered in the monthly luncheons range from skin cancer prevention to managing medications. Once in a while SCH massage therapists give the neighbors massages during the Friday luncheons. Foothills Caring Corps van transportation assistant Melissa Pryce says the Thompson Peak trips are popular because of the timeliness of the health topics.

SHC spokeswoman Joanne Gain says, the hospital loves hosting the neighbors’ every month. While health topics and lunch are good parts about the trips, the socialization among the neighbors could be the best party. To neighbor Nelle Caughron, getting together with her fellow neighbors is the highlight of any visit. For information, visit /CST

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