Our Events

We provide free programs and events to both the Middletown and Newburgh campuses throughout the year, including:

  • An annual wellness fair on each campus
  • An annual flu clinic
  • Health insurance information sessions
  • HIV Quick Test and counseling
  • Blood drives and Bone Marrow Registry Drives
  • Anonymous online alcohol and mental health screenings
  • Cardiac risk assessment, blood sugar, blood pressure, and cholesterol screening
  • Stress management training
  • The Red Watchband
  • Wellness seminars and workshops

 

The Wellness Center staff wishes everyone a happy and healthy holiday season!

 

Spring 2016 Events

New York Blood Center Blood Drive

Wednesday, February 10, 10 am to 8 pm, Fireside Lounge, Shepard Student , Middletown

February is American Heart Health Month. Please consider donating a gift from your heart this winter by donating blood. The New York Blood Center must collect 2,000+ blood donations each day, 365 days a year, to meet hospital demands and patient needs. We can only do this with your help.

Donors must be between 16 and 75 years of age and weigh at least 110 pounds. Those age 76+ may donate with a note from their physician. Sixteen year-old donors require parental permission on New York Blood Center form available here and at the blood drive.

Prior to your donation be sure to eat and drink well, and please bring identification with a photo or signature.

To reserve an appointment please call (845) 341-4870 or use the online scheduler. Walk-ins are always welcome. Questions? Please call 1-(800) 933-BLOOD (2566). For medical eligibility questions please call 1-800-688-0900.

 

Workplace Health, Safety and Well-Being - A Lunch and Learn Seminar

Wednesday, February 10, 11 am to 1 pm, Bio-Tech 207, Middletown

Presented by the Wellness Center and Mount Sinai Selikoff Centers for Occupational Health

Each year, thousands of New Yorkers are injured or become sick on the job. With the only state-based occupational health clinic network, New York has specialized clinics throughout the state that serve as resources for any worker and for employers seeking to develop strong health and safety programs.

Join Mount Sinai experts for a lunch and learn about current trends in occupational health and how to prevent workplace injuries and illnesses through proper design and control, healthy work behaviors, health surveillance, and by establishing comprehensive workplace safety and health programs.

Open to the entire campus community, faculty, staff and students.

To RSVP please use our online scheduler or call the Wellness Center at (845) 341-4870. Questions? Please call us ar email wellnesscenter@sunyorange.edu

The Dangers of Addiction, Crashes, Grief and Loss: A True Story

Tuesday, March 1, 11 am to 12 pm, Rowley Center for Science and Engineering Forum, Middletown

The Wellness Center welcomes traumatic brain injury survivor and advocate Ed Devitt II to present his story of alcohol addiction, the accident that changed his life and claimed two others, and his recovery. Ed is a magnetic speaker who is driven to educate others about TBI, addiction and distracted driving. This event is open to the general public. Seating is limited. To reserve a seat please call the Wellness Center at (845) 341-4870. To learn more about Ed Devitt please visit his website BrainNewDay.com

 

New York Blood Center Blood Drive

Tuesday, April 5, 10 am to 4 pm, Great Room, Kaplan Hall, Newburgh

Annual Wellness Fair

Wednesday, April 6, 10 am to 2 pm, Fireside Lounge, Shepard Center, Middletown