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Seeking School-Based Social Workers

Request for Applications School-Based Social Worker Lyon County, NV Description of Role: We are looking to hire a motivated and enthusiastic individual to fill the position of school-based Social Worker/Safe Schools Professional in Fernley Nevada. The Social Worker/Safe School Professional is responsible for coordinated treatment and the support and implementation of school based mental health systems at the school site. […]

What is High Blood Pressure?

First, let’s define high blood pressure. High blood pressure, also known as hypertension, is when your blood pressure, the force of your blood pushing against the walls of your blood vessels, is consistently too high. How your blood pressure and circulatory system work To survive and function properly, your tissues and organs need the oxygenated blood that your circulatory system […]

Helpful Changes coming to Dayton Food Pantry

Need more time? New hours as of November 1, 2023: Monday Closed Tuesday 7am 10am – Seniors 60+ only10am – 6pm Wednesday 10am – 4pm Thursday 10am – 4pm Friday Closed Saturday* 9am – 1pm *2nd Saturday each month (starting Nov. 11) Sunday Closed It is no surprise that one of our biggest challenges is reaching the population that has […]

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Other than skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common cancer among American women. Mammograms are the best way to find breast cancer early, when it is easier to treat and before it is big enough to feel or cause symptoms. CDC’s National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program offers free or low-cost mammograms to women who have low […]

October is National Bullying Prevention Month

October is National Bullying Awareness Month, and this is an opportunity to encourage the nation to take action at the local level to create safe and supportive organizations. Bullying is unacceptable and comments or conduct that disparages or demonstrates hostility or aversion should not be tolerated. By being accepting, kind and inclusive, you can help make the world a better […]