Community Classes & Events
Registration is required. All classes are free unless noted. Follow links on the right for additional community education classes and support groups. Check out our free health tips at the Northridge Fashion Center. And don't forget to check in at
when you take a class here.
Winter 2014 classes to be posted soon.
Family to Family: Caring for a Family Member with Mental Illness
Call 818-994-6747 for dates, time and location
Presented by the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
Caregivers will receive information about major mental illness diagnoses and treatments; the biology of the brain; communications skills; stigma; and advocacy. 12-week program meets once per week in the evenings.
Joint Replacement Program, Coordination of Care
Los Robles Homecare Services presents a pre-operative community seminar on knee and hip replacement surgery. This seminar is conducted by a Physical Therapist. Learn more about Orthopedic Services and the Three-Step Joint Replacement Program at Northridge Hospital.
Select one date.
Thursday, December 5 or December 19
Thursday, January 3 or 24
Thursday, February 7 or 21
Thursday, March 7 or 21
Thursday, April 4 or 18
For more information or to reserve a seat, please call the Los Robles Marketing Office at 805-777-7234
da Vinci Robotic Surgery Pre-op Class
Class Dates - Wednesdays at 5 p.m.
The da Vinci Robotic Surgery Program offers a pre-operative class for patients undergoing a da Vinci procedure. We will help you to better prepare for the day of surgery, and teach you how to optimize your recovery when you return home. Topics covered include: Detailed information pertaining to your specific surgery What to bring to the hospital the day of surgery What to expect during recovery Pain management Appropriate exercises for recovery You'll also get to meet the da Vinci team who will be with you every step of the way.
Learn how to prepare for earthquakes and other emergencies by visiting our Family Safety & Emergency Planning page. Plus, learn steps to help stop the flu and many infectious diseases before they happen!
Spinal Cord Injury Education
A series of 15 classes for spinal cord injury patients and their families. Schedule varies, call (818) 885-8500, ext. 3656.