Classes and Events

Classes, Programs & Screenings

The hospitals of Community Healthcare System offer many free and low-cost educational programs, screenings and support to help people live healthier, manage a chronic disease or recover from a serious illness.

Search here for class offerings throughout our healthcare system, which includes Community Hospital in Munster, St. Catherine Hospital in East Chicago and St. Mary Medical Center in Hobart. If you would like in-person assistance to find a particular class or resource, call 219-836-3477 or toll free 1-866-836-3477. This service, which includes assistance in Spanish, is available Monday-Friday, 8:30 am – 5 pm, and accepts registration for many of our classes.

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ONGOING - Diabetes Management with Exercise

A 4-week diabetes management program featuring exercise, advanced education, and support. Learn and experience the benefits of exercise on blood sugar control in a medically supervised setting. Basic understanding of diabetes management is recommended.

Pre-admission criteria: Doctor referral and, based on your doctor’s recommendations, possible stress test and lab work.

Call 219-934-2830 for dates, times and to register.

Now held at Cardiac Rehab’s new location at the Lake Business Center at 9200 Calumet Ave, Ste N100.

Location: Other - See event description
Registration: Other - See event description.
Cost: $50.00/orientation fee (one-time fee) plus $48.00/per month.