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Job Opening for School Resource Coordinator in Yerington

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties, a private nonprofit, is welcoming applications for a Resource Coordinator based in Yerington. Below are details about the position. Position Description: Resource Coordinator Description of Duties and Responsibilities • Provide support and…

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HCC Meets Via Zoom Feb 11th

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties hosts it’s February meeting on Thursday, February 11 ,2021 at 9am via Zoom. Please join us for member updates and introductions, plus presentations by guest speakers who will discuss important bills in…

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Free Virtual Nutrition Classes for Seniors Begin February 2

Seniors Eating Well is a free online nutrition class for seniors. The series of nine lessons offered through Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties begins on February 2, 2021 and ends on March 2, 2021. Every person who…

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Nevada Has a 211 Youth App

Nevada 211 Youth App helps youths ages 12 to 19 search for local resources like youth employment, counseling, emergency food, shelter, crisis hotlines, activities, health care, support groups, and much more. Find help 24 hours a day, 7 days a…

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Healthy Communities Meets December 10

The December Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties meeting takes place virtually Thursday, Dec. 10 from 9am-11am. This month’s guest speaker is SarahBeth Johnson, Adolescent Health Coordinator with Carson City Health and Human Services. She will describe trainings…

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3rd Annual Don Carbery Blood Drive Nov. 30

DAYTON, Nev. — To celebrate and honor the memory of Don Carbery, who volunteered extensively with many projects to help others throughout Nevada and across the U.S., Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey is hosting its 3rd Annual Don…

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Healthy Communities Meets Thurs. Nov. 12

Healthy Communities of Lyon and Storey Counties meets Thursday November 12 from 9am-11am via Zoom (connection details below). Attendees and Healthy Communities’ staff will share brief updates on various events, initiatives and programs. Afterward, Jennifer McClendon, Lauren Wilson and Sarah…

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Dayton Food Pantry Seeks Volunteers

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties’ Dayton Food Pantry is seeking additional volunteers. Due to the pandemic and ripple effects such as unemployment, there has been an increase in the need for the Pantry’s services. Volunteers are needed…

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Food Pantries Seek Donations for Thanksgiving

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties’ food pantries in Dayton, Yerington and Silver Springs are asking for donations of typical Thanksgiving side dish ingredients. This week, the food pantries are seeking donations of canned pumpkin. Next week, they…

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HCC’s Oct. 8 Speakers Address Domestic Violence, Rural Medical Clinics, and Hispanic Heritage Month

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey hosts it’s monthly meeting virtually via Zoom this Thursday October 8 at 9am (Zoom connection info below). Speakers will address three topics during this month’s meeting. Victims’ Advocates Amy Reha and Kelly Ibarra…

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