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In the Community

West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital (WCCH) supports the community, in part, by offering a range of classes and programs to help you through the various ages and stages of your life. Whether you need assistance managing a health condition, are a preparing for the birth of a child, or are seeking support from others who are facing similar challenges, WCCH provides a variety of offerings to meet your needs. This page provides a brief summary of the programs available. For more information, go to the program page.

Childbirth Education

Childbirth is a very exciting experience, and for first-time mothers, there are often many questions about what to expect as their bodies change and their babies develop.

Diabetes Education

The West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital (WCCH) diabetes education program is available for those recently diagnosed with diabetes, those who have had the disease for years, as well as pregnant women diagnosed with gestational diabetes.

Healthy Meals in Minutes

Easy and healthy meals aren’t impossible! Join the dietitians of West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital for quarterly cooking demonstrations with plenty of ideas for quick and healthy dishes. In 45 minutes, we’ll show you healthy menu planning, quick recipes, and step-by-step demonstrations. The classes are free and are part of our commitment to improve the health of our community.

Nutrition Counseling

Registered Dietitians are available to provide individual medical nutrition therapy for people with nutrition related health problems or issues, such as high cholesterol, high blood pressure, or weight management.

Shots for Tots

The Shots for Tots program provides immunizations for children (6 weeks of age - 18 years of age) who are uninsured, underinsured, (vaccines are not covered by insurance) or have Medicaid, or American Indian/ Alaskan Native.

Support Groups

Facing a new diagnosis or personal challenge can be overwhelming, but knowing you have the support of others who understand can make things much easier.

Dynamic Dimensions Fitness Centers

From group fitness programs and personal training to aquatics and free weights, Dynamic Dimensions Fitness Centers of West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital provide you with different ways to get moving – and have fun doing it. Wherever you are on the road to fitness, we are here to help you succeed.

Safe Sleep

West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital (WCCH) is recognized by the National Safe Sleep Hospital Certification Program as a Gold Safe Sleep Champion for our commitment to best practices and education on infant safe sleep.