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Healthy Communities Winter and Spring News 2019

Whether its organic school gardens, parenting workshops, tobacco and opioid use prevention, or science and arts education, Healthy Communities takes a multi-faceted approach to promoting opportunities for health and wellness with a prevention first approach. Below, find out more about…

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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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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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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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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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Four Lyon County Teens Selected for National Summit in D.C.

Lyon County, Nevada – Four Stand Tall members from Lyon County were chosen by the Truth Initiative for an all expenses paid trip to join students from across the U.S. in a tobacco use prevention training program in Washington D.C….

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