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MVHI Now Part of the Public Health Council of the Upper Valley

November 3, 2016 by  
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Lebanon, NH — On October 19, 2016, the Mascoma Valley Health Initiative (MVHI) became part of the Public Health Council of the Upper Valley. “This change makes the organization stronger and will help us fulfill our mission of making Upper Valley communities better and healthier places to live,” said Alice Ely, who now becomes the […]

2016 FREE Flu Vaccine Clinics

September 7, 2016 by  
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MVHI and the Public Health Council of the Upper Valley are pleased to be offering four FREE flu vaccine clinics in September and October this year. Annual influenza vaccination provides powerful protection to yourself, your family members, and all the people you come in contact with throughout the “flu season.” Many people agree that getting […]

Mascoma Community Voices

April 28, 2016 by  
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On Tuesday, April 26, 2016, parents, community members, and school personnel gathered to look at results of the Youth Risk Behavior Survey conducted with students at the Mascoma Valley Regional High School [Presentation].  The data include both good news and issues of concern, but the group expressed a desire to work together to find solutions.  On […]

Our Voices Matter: A Mascoma Community Forum

April 6, 2016 by  
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Please join staff of the Mascoma Valley Regional School District, members of the Mascoma Valley Prevention Network, and All Together for Our Voices Matter: A Mascoma Community Forum. This FREE community discussion will take place on Tuesday, April 26, 2016, from 5:30 to 7:30 pm at the Mascoma Valley Regional High School Café. We will share information from the […]

Invitation to MVHI’s Annual Business Meeting for 2015

January 5, 2016 by  
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Please join the MVHI Board of Directors for our Annual Meeting on Wednesday, January 20, 2016, from 12:00 to 2:00 pm. The meeting will be held at Salt hill Pub, 2 West Park Street, Lebanon, NH. The meeting is free and open to the public. Please let us know you plan to attend by email […]

What Drives Our Work in the Community? The 2015 Community Health Needs Assessment Results

November 20, 2015 by  
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Friday, December 4, 2015, 9-11am, Dwinell Room at Harvest Hill, Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital, Lebanon, New Hampshire This meeting of the Public Health Council of the Upper Valley will be co-facilitated by Jonathan Stewart from the Community Health Institute; Greg Norman, Director of Community Health Dartmouth Hitchcock; and Nancy DuMont, Director of Community Health at Alice Peck […]

PHC Releases Community Health Improvement Plan (2015 to 2017)

October 27, 2015 by  
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On September 30, 2015, the members of the Public Health Council of the Upper Valley released the Upper Valley Public Health Region Community Health Improvement Plan: 2015 to 2017. The plan addresses five of the many issues of interest to the PHC: Substance Misuse Promoting Healthy Weight Falls Reduction Oral Health Emergency Preparedness The PHC […]

Public Health Council Addresses Suicide in the Upper Valley

October 5, 2015 by  
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The Public Health Council is working with many partners to increase our region’s ability to identify suicide risk and make effective prevention strategies commonplace. Throughout 2015, the PHC has worked with others to host trainings such as: CONNECT Suicide Prevention Training CONNECT Suicide Postvention Training CALM (Counseling on Access to Lethal Means) Mental Health First Aid Training […]

Public Health Council Explores Older Adult Falls

October 5, 2015 by  
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The Public Health Council of the Upper Valley (PHC) is working with numerous partners to bring proven falls risk reduction programs to the Upper Valley. This effort is part of our work to support older adults so they can live the healthy and independent lives they hope to live here in our communities. In August […]

2015 FREE Flu Clinics Announced

September 8, 2015 by  
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There are a number of opportunities for adults to get FREE flu shots this year. In addition to clinics offered by MVHI (listed below), Dartmouth-Hitchcock is also providing clinics. A schedule of all free clinics is available here: Free Flu Shot Schedule 2015. The clinics listed below are for people aged 10 and older and are […]

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