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Community Involvement

​​​The Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Lake Pointe is a vital part of the east Dallas community. We are deeply committed to giving back by caring for our patients, providing educational opportunities and participating in local events for Forney, Greenville, Rockwall, Rowlett, Wylie and surrounding communities.

Community Benefit Activities

We take an active role in sponsoring, hosting, facilitating and participating in many community activities and initiatives. We have a presence at a number of events throughout the area and support several local organizations. We look forward to working with you in the community through participating in one of the following events.

Community Benefit Support Groups

We take an active role in sponsoring, hosting, facilitating and participating in many community support groups. We welcome you to attend one of the following, or call the listed number for more information.

  • Breast Cancer Support Group meets on the first Tuesday of every other month, (January, March, May, July, September and November) from 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. and is for all breast cancer survivors, whether newly diagnosed or a long-term survivor. We provide information, resources, emotional support, healthy tips, guest speakers, and a time for survivors to share concerns, ask questions, and learn from each other. The group meets at Baylor Scott & White Breast Center – Rockwall, a department of Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Lake Pointe, located at 1005 W. Ralph Hall Parkway, Suite 121 in Rockwall. For more information or to reserve your spot, please call 469.698.7822.
  • Diabetes Support Group meets the first Thursday of each month beginning at 7 p.m. in the Inservice Room across from the Lake Pointe Café at Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Lake Pointe located at 6800 Scenic Drive in Rowlett. Call 866.987.6367​​ for more information or to register.
  • Living Well with Cancer is a support program for cancer survivors, their family and friends. Come learn about nutrition, exercise, stress management, and symptom management as it relates to cancer - provided by the physicians and healthcare professionals from Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Lake Pointe. The group meets the third Thursday of every other month (February, April, June, August and October) at 6p.m. at the Baylor Scott & White Cancer Center – Rowlett, a department of Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Lake Pointe, located at 7501 Lakeview Parkway, Suite 120 in Rowlett. For more information or to reserve your spot, ​please call 972.526.7555.
  • Look Good...Feel Better is a free program that helps women look their best during cancer treatment. Experienced cosmetologists teach cancer patients beauty tips to help minimize the appearance-related side effects of chemotherapy and radiation. Good makeup application and wig or turban can bring back your former appearance or create an entirely new one. For more information or to RSVP, please call 469.698.7822.
  • American Cancer Society Resource Center provides support to cancer patients, their families, and caregivers, offering some of the most up to date cancer information and referrals to community resources including education materials, wigs and head coverings and more. The resource center is located at Baylor Scott & White Cancer Center, a department of Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Lake Pointe, located at 7501 Lakeview Parkway, Suite 120 in Rowlett. The resource center is dedicated to helping patients before, during, and after their cancer experience. Hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Community Education

  • American Heart Association CPR classes are held twice a year, once in February and once in October, at Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Lake Pointe, and are open to the community for a nominal fee. Please call the Education Department at 972.412.3380 X2985 for more information.
  • New Parent Series consists of the following three classes (Childbirth Basics, Baby Boot Camp and Breastfeeding) which are offered once a month for those delivering at The Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Lake Pointe. The classes are offered for $20 per class or all three classes for $50 per couple. Call 877.896.6367 to reserve your spot.
    • Childbirth Basics helps moms prepare for delivery during this most exciting time in your life. To assist those first-time parents, we offer comprehensive childbirth classes monthly, covering such topics as stages of labor and delivery, epidurals, post partum care, breathing, relaxation and massage techniques, pain control strategies, interventions in labor, C sections and many more. Each class concludes with a tour of the OB Unit.
    • Baby Boot Camp covers characteristics of newborns, hospital procedures, tests and medications, breast and bottle feeding, tips for the first few weeks at home, skills lab that covers diapering, dressing, swaddling, bulb syringe and taking temperature.
    • Breastfeeding covers benefits for the mom and baby; getting off to a good start in the hospital, tips for the first few weeks at home, how to get help if problems arise and pumping and weaning.

Community Benefit Reports

We are proud to be a part of Baylor Scott & White Health, a system invested in improving community health by addressing identified community health needs. We invite you to read our hospitals' reports on community benefit to find out more about our financial stewardship and how we fulfill community needs as part of this exceptional network of hospitals.

View Our Community Benefit Report

Community Member Requests

If you are looking to partner within the community, we look forward to speaking with you. Please contact us at 877.896.6367, and a community coordinator representative will help to facilitate the relationship.​

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