December 2022


Annual Christmas Bazaar

A tradition hosted by the Methodist Hospital Women’s
Association to usher in the holiday season. Gifts,
Raffles, and much more. Proceeds benefit
Methodist Hospital’s community health programs.

Date: Thursday, December 1 & Friday, December 2
Time: 9 am – 4 pm
Place: Methodist Lobby



Childbirth Education Classes

Jefferson OB/GYN is offering weekly Zoom
Sessions for pregnant women to discuss common
pregnancy topics, including what prenatal care
looks like during the pandemic, labor and delivery
and breast feeding. For questions contact 215-955-5000.

Date:Mondays, December 5, 12, 19
Time: 4  – 5 pm
Registration: Log on at and select
“Join a Meeting.” Meeting ID is 542-831-4255



Smoking and Tobacco Cessation Group


We understand that quitting smoking (and other forms of tobacco)
is essential to good health, crucial to cancer prevention—and
extremely difficult.  To help provide the guidance and support most
people need, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center is offering a Smoking
Cessation Group Program.  An individual intake appointment will
be scheduled prior to the first group session. 

Date: Tuesday, December 6
Time: 12 pm – 1 pm 
Registration: 215-955-1800



In-Person Bereavement Support POSTPONED

Although in-person support groups are postponed due to Covid-19, support groups are offered online by Zoom. We also encourage anyone who may be interested in joining in the future, to contact the Pastoral Care staff at Jefferson Methodist Hospital. We can be of service and gather your information for future in-person sessions. Call: 215.952.9547


Ongoing Classes


Due to COVID-19, our in-person group sessions are postponed until further notice.


Jefferson Rehabilitation Parkinson’s Disease Exercise Program

Don’t let Parkinson’s disease stop you from being “Strong and Steady.” Regular exercise can slow the progression of Parkinson’s disease and improve your overall level of fitness and well-being. Join our physical therapists in weekly exercise sessions and participate in seated aerobic exercises as well as balance and strengthening activities in a supportive group setting. Participants must be independently mobile or have an assistant (family member or caregiver) throughout the session. Physician approval is required. Eight (8) weekly sessions for a total cost of $40.


Family Therapy (FREE)

For Friends and Family of Loved Ones with Substance Use Disorder

Is someone you know suffering from an addictive disorder? Are you stressed or depressed about his or her addition? Do you want to motivate your loved one to seek treatment and decrease your own stress? Jefferson’s Division of Substance Abuse in the Department of Psychiatry is currently offering enrollment in a family therapy service designed specifically for the friends and family of those suffering from a substance use disorder. Group and individual services are available and offered at flexible times.


For more information, please call 267.584.6240.