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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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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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Potluck at Silver Stage Pantry’s New Location March 1

Silver Springs, Nevada – Healthy Communities Coalition’s Silver Stage Food Pantry is moving. We are thrilled to be partnering with Veterans Healing Camp for our new home! Visit us in our new location at 1775 US Highway 50 East, Silver…

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Diabetes Self Management Course in Dayton

Dayton, Nevada – Registration is open for a free, seven week Diabetes Self Management course at the Dayton Valley Library beginning Monday, March 23, 2020. This is a fantastic course both for those with diabetes and for caregivers looking for…

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Free Yoga Classes in Dayton

Dayton, Nevada – Through March 31, 2020, enjoy free yoga classes for all ages at Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties’ Dayton Food Pantry. The focus is on beginner yoga, through a pain management lens. There are limited…

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Hosts and Underage Drinking

The laws of the state of Nevada require hosts to take care in preventing minors from drinking alcohol at their homes, properties or events. This includes, but is not limited to, verifying the age of guests. If, for example, a…

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HCC Meeting Locations & Speakers Oct-March

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties (HCC) meets on the second Thursday of each month at 9am in various locations in Storey and Lyon counties. Following are locations, dates and guest speakers for our October 2019-January 2020 public…

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