Healthy Communities Coalition

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Help Your Community, Earn Money for College This Summer in Dayton, NV

The nonprofit Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties is pleased to offer summer AmeriCorps service opportunities in the large greenhouse we’re now operating in Dayton as part of our new Rural Health and Nutrition Initiative. Plans for the…

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Free Workshop on Igniting Hope During May 13 HCC meeting

Save the dates for Michelle Trujillo’s inspiring workshop on igniting hope in the midst of adversity. Just in time for May “Mental Health Matters” month, she’ll offer the workshop free through Healthy Communities Coalition’s May 13 and June 10, 2021…

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May is Mental Health Matters Month

May is Mental Health Matters Month and Healthy Communities Coalition is joining many others in “going green”, the national color of mental health awareness. In addition to making our main offices glow green for the month of May, our May…

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Safely Dispose of Prescription Drugs April 24 at Dayton Smiths

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties announces its annual Drug Round-up to raise awareness about healthy impacts for communities when unused and expired prescription drugs are safely disposed of. When: There will be a conveniently located disposal event…

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April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey joins together with many others in planting blue pinwheels for National Child Abuse Prevention Month. Each April, Child Abuse Prevention Month recognizes the importance of families and communities working together to strengthen families…

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Mobile Dental Van and UNR Rural Clinic April 25 in Yerington

Do you have tooth pain? Join Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey (HCC) in partnership with Drop-In Medical for a FREE mobile dental event at South Lyon Medical Center at 213 South Whitacre Street, Yerington, NV 89447 on Sunday,…

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Healthy Communities Coalition Meets Via Zoom April 8

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties hosts it’s April meeting on Thursday, April 8, 2021 at 9am via Zoom. Please join us for member updates and introductions, plus presentations by guest speakers. Special presentations will address training opportunities…

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Food Drive Brings In Over 1,000 Pounds for Dayton Pantry

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties reports that a March food drive at the Dayton Grocery Outlet brought in 1,082 pounds of food for the Coalition’s Dayton Food Pantry clients. Lisa Selmi, Healthy Communities’ fiscal manager, said, “We…

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Healthy Communities Announces VISTA Service Opportunity

Would you like to serve your community by becoming a full time VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) member? Your service (May 2021 -August 2021) will be in Dayton, Nevada with the nonprofit Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey…

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Healthy Communities Coalition Meets Via Zoom March 11th

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties hosts it’s March meeting on Thursday, March 11, 2021 at 9am via Zoom. Please join us for member updates and introductions, plus presentations by guest speakers. Cynthia Farnes, Peer Recovery Support Specialist…

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