Health series offered on Molokai

The County of Maui will offer the Better Choices, Better Health workshop series on Molokai for six consecutive Thursdays beginning June 19.

The workshop series will be held 9:30 a.m. to noon at Alu Like’s Kulana ‘Oiwi center in Kaunakakai.

Better Choices, Better Health is an educational program created by Stanford University and monitored by the University of Hawaii. It is designed to help people manage their chronic conditions as well as their overall health.

Participants learn how to enhance health through nutrition, exercise, relaxation, communication skills, medication management and more, according to an announcement.

All participants will receive a book, “Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions,” and a relaxation CD, “Time for Healing.”

The cost is $10 for individuals age 60 and older and for caregivers of any age. The cost for those under 60 years of age is $35. Scholarships are available.

For more information or to register for the workshop series, call Alu Like on Molokai at 560-5393.