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ASL Anywhere now available for Nevadans

Free app connects individuals with live interpreters Carson City, NV — Those who are deaf and hard of hearing will now be able to better connect with family, friends and the community thanks to the Nevada Mobile Communication Access Project. With funding from the Nevada Governor’s Council on Developmental Disabilities and in coordination with theNevada Commission for Persons Who are […]

Emergency Funding for Respite Assistance

What it is A one-time emergency funding assistance for family and friend caregivers who have an unplanned, unavoidable absence and need care for their loved one but have difficulty paying for care.  How it works A caregiver who is experiencing a Respite emergency is encouraged to apply by using the referral form or contact Yazmin.  Funds are contingent on availability […]

The 8-week Winter CHW Class Registration just opened!

What is a CHW? The Community Health Worker (CHW) is responsible for helping patients and their families to navigate and access community services, other resources, and adopt healthy behaviors. The CHW supports providers and the Case Managers through an integrated approach to care management and community outreach. What am I signing up for? Do you have any employer programs? Core 8-Week […]

Quit on the 17th

November 17: Join thousands across the country, who are taking an important step toward a healthier life and reducing your cancer risk. Get the support and resources you need to free yourself from the addiction.

Fentanyl Awareness Bulletin and Naloxone Locations

Naloxone kits are free and available to all at Healthy Communities Coalition?s food pantries. Tap button for map 775-246-7834 775-577-9161 775-350-4597 Naloxone is a medication approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) designed to rapidly reverse opioid overdose. It is an opioid antagonist ? meaning that it binds to opioid receptors and can reverse and block the effects of […]

Photos from HCC’s 2022 Summer of STEAM

There was lots of fun and interactive learning this summer during HCC’s annual STEM + Arts = STEAM program. Check out the photos below to see some of the activities from this summer’s 8 weeks of STEAM activities for kids with their parents. The Tuesday morning portion of the annual STEM + Arts = STEAM program in Silver City is […]

HCC August Meeting Includes Zoom and In Person Options for Attending

Silver Springs, Nevada – Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties (HCC) hosts its August meeting on Thursday, August 11, 2022 at 9am, with an option to attend either in-person or via Zoom (connection details below). Those who choose the in-person option can attend at the Silver Springs Community Center?s Lahontan Meeting room at 2945 Fort Churchill Street, Silver […]