Healthy Communities Coalition


Prescription Drug Safe Disposal in Dayton Sat. Oct. 19

Dayton, Nevada– Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties is partnering with Lyon County Sheriff’s Department and the DEA to sponsor a “Prescription Drug Disposal” at Smith’s Grocery in Dayton on Saturday, October 19 from 10am-2pm. The conveniently located…

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Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Meets Thursday January 10

Healthy Communities Coalition’s January breakfast meeting includes a discussion and request for input on the Coalition’s updated Comprehensive Community Prevention Plan with the Storey and Lyon regions. The public meeting is on Thursday, January 10th, 2019 at 9am at the…

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Free Gentle Movement Class

Silver City, Nevada –  A free Clinical Somatics class for adults will be offered at the Silver City School House at 385 High Street on Tuesday, August 7th from 10am-11am. Clinical Somatics engages the nervous system in an active learning…

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Lyon Community Selected as Finalist for RWJF Culture of Health Prize

Community Health Efforts Recognized as Lyon County Region Advances in Prize Selection Process The Lyon County, Nevada community has been chosen as a finalist for the RWJF Culture of Health Prize given by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. “Selected from…

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Free Cooking Class and Dinner Feb 26

Dayton, Nevada – Healthy Communities’ free cooking class and dinner is on February 26th at 5:30pm at the Dayton Community Center at 170 Pike Street. This month, the focus is on ‘Boosting Moods With Foods.’ Dietitian Kim Mason will explain…

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Connecting Fernley Students and Their Families to Local Resources

Fernley, Nevada – “We are very grateful that our community has been contributing daily to help our students,” said Fernely Resource Coordinator Maria Saavedra. “The first month of the year isn’t over yet and we’ve already provided clothing, shoes, hygiene items,…

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