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Seeking Community Health Worker Coordinator

To apply, please submit your resume to Healthy Communities’ Executive Director Wendy Madson at roots@healthycomm.org, or call 775-246-7550 with any questions. Position: Community Health Worker Coordinator Ours is a unique work environment with an unusual degree of flexibility. Overview: We…

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Healthy Communities’ Sept 2016 Events

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties is involved with a wide range of free community events this September. Below are 11 highlights: Sept 7th Free Vaccines in Silver Springs: Free pneumococcal vaccines for ages 18 and over, and…

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Healthy Communities Meets September 8th

Silver Springs, Nevada – The public is invited to join the Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties’ monthly meeting with discussion and action planning on a wide range of issues of regional importance on Thursday, September 8th at…

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Free Cooking Class October 19th: Dayton Nevada Community Center

Dayton, Nevada – Everyone is welcome at Healthy Communities Coalition’s monthly FREE cooking classes with dietitian Kim Mason, and farmer and Healthy Communities’ “farm to school” liaison and Community Health Advocate, Rebekah Stetson. The next class is on Monday, October…

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Yerington & Carson City: Free Dental, Vision and Medical Services at Temporary Clinics

Northern Nevada – Remote Area Medical (RAM), an organization dedicated to providing free, quality health care services, will host two FREE pop-up clinics for both adults and children in Northern Nevada. There are no eligibility requirements and no identification is…

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Weight Loss Support Group Celebrates One Year Anniversary

Dayton, Nevada – Join us on September 16th when we’ll have tasty and healthy snacks to celebrate the One Year Anniversary of HCC’s weight loss support group. Healthy Communities Coalition hosts the weight loss support group which meets every Wednesday at…

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Recipe for Success: Collective Impact with Love and Acceptance

In a 2014 podcast, Healthy Communities Coalition director Christy McGill spoke about acceptance and love as essential parts of strategic actions for positive social change. She also gave examples illustrating how and why collective impact strategies are effective. You can listen to the…

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