By Uplifting Our Community
What if everyone in our Clay County community could enjoy a healthy body, robust mind, and joyful spirit? At AdventHealth Manchester, formerly Manchester Memorial Hospital, we’re proud to extend the healing ministry of Christ to all of our Kentucky neighbors — regardless of their background, race, religion, or culture — through community education and outreach programs that make wellness accessible to everyone in our community. Our mission is guided by the eight universal aspects of CREATION Life — Choice, Rest, Environment, Activity, Trust, Interpersonal Relationships, Outlook, and Nutrition. That means you’ll form Interpersonal Relationships with your neighbors and our providers as you reach your wellness goals. You can Trust in our century-long legacy of serving our community. Most of all, you’ll find a brighter Outlook by embracing a health-care philosophy that celebrates the positive.
The Care You Deserve
Whether you’re struggling with medical bills, need help getting to appointments, or want to commit to a healthier lifestyle, AdventHealth Manchester, formerly Manchester Memorial Hospital, is here to help. We’re proud to offer a variety of community outreach programs, support groups, events, and community health screenings for all of our Manchester, Kentucky neighbors. Our elderly and underprivileged neighbors can also access free community health education, special clinical and non-clinical programs, financial assistance, and more.
Community Outreach Programs and Events
- Breaking-Bread Program
- CREATION Life Fair
Held every spring, this fair offers free health screenings, Zumba demonstrations, martial-arts instructions, massages, and more. To learn more, call Call606-598-1095.
- CREATION Life Transportation Program
Available Monday through Friday during normal business hours, this program helps patients travel to and from their appointments in our Manchester hospital and our outpatient clinics. To request transportation, call Call606-598-1096.
- Live It Up!
Live It Up! is a nine-week supervised program for middle-school students in Clay County. Guided by the eight universal aspects of CREATION Life — Choice, Rest, Environment, Activity, Trust, Interpersonal Relationships, Outlook, and Nutrition — the program helps students make healthier choices in all areas of life. If you have any questions, call Call606-598-1095.
- Mission in Motion
The Mission in Motion mobile-trailer unit brings free health screenings directly to our neighbors in underserved rural areas. Screenings include blood glucose, body-mass index, total cholesterol, and blood pressure. For more information, call Call606-598-1095.
- Mommy and Baby Fair
Expectant moms can find free health screenings, information booths, massages, Q&A sessions with OB/GYNs and pediatricians, photo sessions, giveaways, and more at this annual event. To learn more, call Call606-598-1095.
- Smoking-Cessation Program
This free eight-week program offers participants nicotine replacement therapy (patches, gum, or lozenges) in a support group setting. To register, call Call606-598-1095.
- Summer Fitness Program
Open to all Clay County residents over 16, this eight-week summer program combines health and wellness education with a variety of exercises. To register, call Call606-598-1095.