It is made possible with generous funding from the Peter Alfond Foundation.
By offering educational programs and resources that focus on healthy eating and cooking, physical movement, stress management and mind-body therapies, the Center provides tools to transform lives and create positive, lasting change for our patients, our employees and our community.
The Center is committed to providing a safe and welcoming environment for all participants. Please read our Code of Conduct
If you need help paying for classes, please call 626-1279.
We offer a 20 percent discount per class to individuals age 65 and older; to the second member of a household who registers for the same class; to U.S. military veterans; and to YMCA members who attend HLRC classes offered at a YMCA location.
If you qualify for one of these discounts, please enter the appropriate code when you register for a class:
Individuals age 65 and older: SENIOR20
Second household member: HOUSE20
U.S. military veteran: VET20
YMCA member: YMCA20
Delays and Cancellations
We reserve the right to cancel a class due to low enrollment or unexpected events. If that occurs, we will notify you by email and your class fees will be refunded.
If we need to cancel a class because of weather, we will put a message on our voicemail at 861-5257 at least two hours before the class start time.
We also list weather cancellations on our Facebook page and on TV and radio station cancellations.
Class fees will be returned if a class is cancelled. No refunds are given within 24 hours of a class start time or after a class has started.
Refunds will be issued to the form of payment within 14 business days after receipt of your refund request.
If you paid by debit or credit card, it may take up to seven business days for the credit card company to post the payment to your account.
To request a refund, please call the HLRC staff at 626-1275 or 626-1279.
Need an Accommodation?
The HLRC will make reasonable modifications and accommodations to ensure people with disabilities have equal opportunity to participate in all classes and events.
If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation to participate fully in a HLRC class or event, please call Wendy Jorgensen at (207) 626-1279 at least 48 hours before the start of the class or event.