St. Francis-Emory Healthcare Partnering with Victory Mission

September 14, 2021

St. Francis-Emory Healthcare is partnering with Columbus’ Victory Mission for monthly classes and events featuring topics ranging from nutrition, financial management, heart health, diabetes and exercise. The first class is scheduled for 5:15 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 16, at Victory Mission, 3448 Lumpkin Road in Columbus.

St. Francis-Emory Healthcare dietitian Lini Alappat, RD, will be presenting on Nutrition and Diabetes including signs and symptoms, management and proper nutritional choices. After the event, attendees will also have the opportunity to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

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“Victory Mission uses the Word of God to reach a community where every day can at times be uncertain,” said Victory Mission Rev. Howie P. Hooper. “We are excited to partner with St. Francis-Emory Healthcare to provide timely educational topics to those we serve. Our monthly programs will provide valuable, topical information to our community and truly define the heart of our local mission efforts.”

The full 2021-2022 schedule includes:



Sept. 16, 2021

Nutrition and Diabetes Education Class

Oct. 21, 2021

Healthy Cooking Demonstration

Nov. 18, 2021

Managing Your Money Session One

Dec. 16, 2021

Managing Your Money Session Two

Jan. 20, 2022

Nutrition and Heart Disease Education Class

Feb. 17, 2022

Healthy Cooking Demonstration

March 17, 2022

Managing Your Money Session Three

April 21, 2022

Managing Your Money Session Four

May 19, 2022

Nutrition and Hypertension Education Class

June 16, 2022

Healthy Cooking Demonstration

July 21, 2022

Balanced Diet and Exercise

Aug. 18, 2022

Healthy Cooking Demonstration