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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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Good News from Healthy Communities Coalition

Whether its organic school gardens, tobacco and opioid use prevention, referrals to local community health nursing clinics and free UNR School of Medicine immunization outreach, or suicide prevention, Healthy Communities takes a multi-faceted approach to promoting opportunities for health and…

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Walk in Memory, Walk for Hope in Silver Springs on September 15th

Silver Springs, Nevada – On Saturday, September 15, more than a dozen communities throughout Nevada will participate in the annual Walk in Memory, Walk for Hope event. The goal is to increase awareness of the effects suicide has on our…

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Dayton Walk in Memory, Walk for Hope September 9th, 2017

Dayton, Nevada – On Saturday, September 9, more than a dozen communities throughout Nevada are participating in the annual Walk in Memory – Walk for Hope event. The goal of the event is to increase awareness of the effects suicide…

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HCC’s Teen Leadership Camp at Tahoe

Stateline, Lake Tahoe– The Leadership Outloud (LOL) Camp takes place at Lake Tahoe August 2nd-4th. For over a decade, Stand Tall teams and youth leaders from across the northwestern Nevada region have attended an annual Healthy Communities Coalition sponsored summer camp at…

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Healthy Communities’ Summer 2017 News and Events

Building Hope –  Translating Hope into Action Hands-on Fun with Science Drones with Jim Barcellos of University of Nevada Reno Cooperative Extension (UNCE). For ages 8-12. Sponsored in partnership with Healthy Communities. Tues 10am-noon on Tuesday, June 13th at the…

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Stand Tall’s Young Leaders in Lyon County Have Big Plans for 2017

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties sponsors Stand Tall teams in 4 high schools and one middle school in the Lyon County School District. The young leaders in Stand Tall work to promote health and wellness within their…

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Healthy Communities Hosts Speakers from Foster Care Recruitment and Mobile Crisis Response Team

Healthy Communities Coalition will have 3 guest speakers for the February breakfast meeting on Thurs February 9th at 9am at the Silver Springs Community Center. Speakers include Lori Nichols from Foster Care Recruitment, and Sally Hazard from the Fernley office for the…

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Behavioral Health Task Force Meets 11/18

The Behavioral Health Task Force in Lyon County is convened monthly by HCC at the Silver Springs Community Center. Multiple county, federal, state and regional agencies convene to form collaborative strategies to increase access to behavioral health care in all…

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