Free seminars on the benefits and limitations of Medicare managed care programs will be presented next Tuesday at 2:30 p.m. in Fontana's Banquet Facility, 2440 Clinton St., and Oct. 15 at 2:30 p.m. in Michael's Banquet Facility, Hamburg. For reservations, call Mercy Health System's HealthConnection at 447-6205.
Parenting programs in Century Cafeteria & Family Conference Center, 301 Cayuga Road, Cheektowaga, include "Your Food Allergic Child," Thursday at 6:30 p.m., and "Personal Safety Skills for the Young Child," Oct. 15 at 6:30 p.m. For reservations, call 631-3193.
"Borderline Personality Disorder," a Buffalo General Hospital free workshop, will be held Monday at 4 p.m. at 80 Goodrich St. For information, call Mark O'Brien at 859-2682.
SmokeFree & Healthy, a stop-smoking program, will begin next Tuesday at 6 p.m. in Marian Professional Center, 515 Abbott Road. For information, call Mercy Health System's HealthConnection at 447-6205.
Support group meetings, with telephone numbers to call for information, include Breast Cancer Network of Western New York Thursday and Oct. 23 at 7:30 p.m., Daemen College Schenck Hall, Monika at 832-8722 . . . Bereaved Parents of the USA, grief support after death of a child, Friday at 7 p.m. in Life Transitions Center, 3580 Harlem Road, Pat Tremblay at 695-1890 or Bernie Misita at 675-3844 . . . Mended Hearts of Greater Buffalo, Saturday at 1 p.m. in Erie County Medical Center, 691-3730 . . . perinatal bereavement, Saturday at 12:30 p.m. in Deaconess Center, 1001 Humboldt Pkwy., 859-1769 . . . chronic pain, Monday at 8 p.m. in St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church, 950 Losson Road, Cheektowaga . . . adults who care for children with neuromuscular disease, Monday at 7 p.m. in Newman Center, 6325 Main St., Williamsville, Heather Pacella at 626-0035 . . . perinatal loss groups next Tuesday in Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital are miscarriage and ectopic pregnancy at 7 p.m., Darcy Searer at 568-6622, and stillborn and newborn deaths at 7:30 p.m., Kathleen Skipper at 568-6653 . . . chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, next Tuesday at 3 p.m. in Visiting Nursing Association, 2100 Wehrle Drive, Williamsville, 887-4264.
"Clinical Depression: Finding Hope for Patients and Their Partners," a free program, will be held next Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. in Mid-Erie Counseling and Treatment Services, 1520 Walden Ave., Cheektowaga. For reservations, call 895-6700.