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Free Diabetes Self Management Program

Registration is open for a free, online series of classes on Diabetes Self Management that begins July 23, 2020. What: This 6 week self-management class was developed at Stanford University and offers anyone living with diabetes – or anyone living…

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Dayton Farmers Market Opens for the Season!

Dayton, Nevada – The Dayton Farmers Market opens for the 2020 summer season this Thursday, June 11. The market will take place every Thursday from 3pm to 6pm at 60 Second Avenue and Highway 50, across from Pizza Factory. Market-goers…

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Free Online Diabetes Self-Management May 28-July 2

Please join us for a FREE online series of classes on Diabetes Self Management beginning May 28, 2020. What: This 6 week self-management class was developed at Stanford University and offers anyone living with diabetes – or anyone living with…

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Healthy Communities meets via Zoom Thurs May 14

You’re invited to our monthly Healthy Communities Coalition meeting via Zoom on Thursday, May 14 at 9am. Please email quest@theodata.com for the Zoom number. This month’s guest speaker will be Jennifer Carson, PhD, Director of the Dementia Engagement, Education and…

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Love and Good News April 2020

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey’s food pantries in Yerington, Silver Springs and Dayton continue to operate during the COVID-19 crisis. The pantries are going strong thanks to the hard work and generous donations of our volunteers, AmeriCorps and…

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The Families First Coronavirus Response Act

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act includes a set of temporary paid leave mandates, employer reimbursement provisions, and funding for free coronavirus testing, food security, and unemployment extension. Read more about the details here: https://www.councilofnonprofits.org/sites/default/files/documents/families-first-act-analysis-3-19-2020.pdf

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Changes to HCC Food Pantries Due to COVID-19

Food is being provided to our food pantry clients in their vehicles in order to follow health directives about slowing the spread of COVID-19. All three of our pantries (Yerington, Silver Springs, and Dayton) are operating but have switched to…

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COVID-19 and Healthy Communities Coalition

Dear Friends: In order to be part of efforts to slow the spread of the new coronavirus, Healthy Communities is making several temporary changes, including: Boxes of food will be provided to our Yerington, Dayton, and Silver Stage food pantry…

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Job Opening: Recruitment Coordinator for AIR

Recruitment CoordinatorAmerican Institutes for Research (AIR)Lyon County, Nevada Position Overview and Responsibilities AIR is looking for a Recruitment Coordinator with community engagement or community organizing experience to serve as a part-time, temporary consultant. The Recruitment Coordinator will assist a team…

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HCC’s Healthy Aging Program Coordinator

Meet Kate Castro, Healthy Communities Coalition’s Healthy Aging Program Coordinator. Kate has a Bachelor of Science in Public Health from UNR, and previously interned with Healthy Communities, helping to develop our Healthy Food Pantry Initiative. Today she’s part of our…

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