Healthy Communities Coalition

Monthly Archives: January 2018


Connecting Fernley Students and Their Families to Local Resources

Fernley, Nevada – “We are very grateful that our community has been contributing daily to help our students,” said Fernely Resource Coordinator Maria Saavedra. “The first month of the year isn’t over yet and we’ve already provided clothing, shoes, hygiene items,…

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Wellness Support Group Meets Jan. 17th

Dayton, Nevada – The community of Dayton offers lots of ways to get and stay healthy and fit. In addition to some beautiful and affordable venues for outdoor exercise such as the Dayton State Park, the Rolling A Open Space…

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Free Cooking Class Monday January 22

Dayton, Nevada– The public is warmly invited to join dietitian Kim Mason and chef Cynthia Kroon for a healthy cooking demonstration, followed by dinner, on Monday January 22 at 5:30pm at the Dayton Valley Community Center at 170 Pike Street. Bring…

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Free Training for Businesses and Agencies on Safe and Drug Free Workplaces

Dayton, Nevada – Jo McGuire, an international speaker on drug screening and marijuana legalization, will offer a free training on Monday February 12th, from 8:30am-10:30am at the Dayton Community Center 170 Pike Street for any businesses and agencies interested in…

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UNR School of Medicine’s Rural Outreach Mobile Clinic

Healthy Communities Coalition thanks Silver Springs resident and PhD student Karen Pugh for her Dec. 2017 presentation to the Coalition regarding UNR School of Medicine’s Rural Outreach Mobile Clinic. THE first free clinics are expected to be offered in the Yerington,…

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No Healthy Communities Meeting January 2018

There will be no January meeting of the Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties so that our staff and partners can attend the Nevada Human Services Network’s annual awards breakfast and support the very deserving honorees. Where and…

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VISTA Members Needed in Lyon County

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties (HCC), a nonprofit, is seeking two additional AmeriCorps VISTA members to assist with multiple community projects in Lyon County towns. Applicants need to be over 18 years old, but there is no…

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