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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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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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Classes for Home Gardeners Who Want to Sell Their Bounty at Farmers Markets

A free, three-part course will be offered online beginning March 24, 2021. The Home Grown, Market Fresh Course is designed to provide the enthusiastic home gardener with everything they need to know to scale up their production and sell at…

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Dayton Community Garden Welcomes Applications for Garden Spaces

Sign-up forms are now available for garden plots at Healthy Communities Coalition’s Solidarity Garden in Dayton. Gardening spaces are available on a first come, first served basis, and are free for food pantry clients and SNAP recipients. All others pay…

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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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