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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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HCC’s May 9th Speakers Include Stand Tall and VARN

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties (HCC)’s Thursday, May 9th meeting begins at 9am at the Silver Springs Community Center at 2945 Ft Churchill St, Silver Springs, NV 89429. Guest speakers this month are from VARN and from…

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HCC Updated RFA For Funding For Prevention Programs Among Youth

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties has released a RFA (Request for Applications) to apply for funding for programs focusing on primary substance use prevention among youth. The full RFA and budget forms can be found at the…

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RFA Released For Funding For Programs on Prevention Among Youth

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties has released a RFA (Request for Applications) to apply for funding for programs focusing on primary substance use prevention among youth. The full RFA and budget forms can be found below. If…

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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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Healthy Communities’ Nov Meeting Includes Naloxone Training

Healthy Communities Coalition’s November breakfast meeting includes a free training on Naloxone and harm reduction. The public meeting is on Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 9am at the Silver Springs Community Center, 2945 Fort Churchill Street (in the Lahontan Room,…

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Prescription Drug Round-Up Oct. 20

Dayton, Nevada – The nonprofit Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties is partnering with Lyon County Sheriff’s Department and the DEA to sponsor a “Prescription Drug Round Up” at Smith’s Grocery in Dayton on Saturday, October 20th from…

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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 Training for Businesses and Agencies on Safe and Drug Free Workplaces

Dayton, Nevada – Jo McGuire, an international speaker on drug screening and marijuana legalization, will offer a free training on Monday February 12th, from 8:30am-10:30am at the Dayton Community Center 170 Pike Street for any businesses and agencies interested in…

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Fernley Turkey Trot 5K is November 18th

Fernley, Nevada -Healthy Communities Coalition’s Stand Tall and the Family Resource Center are hosting the 6th Annual Turkey Trot 5K at the Fernley High on Saturday, November 18th beginning at 8:30am. The event will help raise funds for the annual…

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