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Healthy Carroll Families – Fall 2015

Healthy Carroll Families - Fall 2015

Healthy Carroll Families is a packet of resources – nutrition and fitness handouts, and healthful recipes – released three times a year to help schools, child care organizations, health care service providers,  families and people of all ages promote and achieve healthy lifestyles that lead to healthy weights. CLICK HERE for the Healthy Carroll Families archive page, where you can view t… read more

Access Carroll Chili Cookoff and “Bacon Run” – Oct. 17

Access Carroll Chili Cookoff and

ACCESS CARROLL, Carroll County’s health care home for low-income under-insured and uninsured residents, is partnering  with CHANGE, Inc. to host events on Saturday,  October 17, 2015.   CHANGE will host a 5K Bacon Run – registration at 8:00 a.m., and the Run starts at 9:00 a.m.  A County Commissioner is registered to run!  A children’s run is also planned.  Also on October 17, Access… read more



Join us at Taneytown Memorial Park for a colorful celebration of wellness and fun presented by Taneytown Branch Library’s Teen Advisory Board. The Jubilee is a non-timed, non-competitive 5K event that is open to all ages. A fun and festive event for the whole family! This event coincides with the Taneytown Fallfest. Participants are encouraged to stay and play after the Jubilee for more fa… read more

Total Health Expo – Oct. 31

Total Health Expo - Oct. 31

Trick or Treat your way to A Healthy Lifestyle! Enjoy a fun-filled afternoon of health and wellness at the Carroll Hospital 6th Annual Total Health Expo. Saturday, October 31, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. The Tevis Center for Wellness, Carroll Hospital – 291 Stoner Avenue, Westminster Family-friendly fun & activities include: Interactive educational displays Free mini-treatments – auricular… read more

WALK CARROLL free group walking events

WALK CARROLL free group walking events

COME WALK WITH US at group walking events all around Carroll County with health information and fun giveaways. Dates and locations vary. Local walking clubs are forming now! CLICK HERE for more information, or… read more

Local Links to Health

Local Links to Health

CLICK HERE for web links to information about free and low-cost activities, classes, and other LOCAL resources for a healthy… read more

Safer in the Shade

Safer in the Shade

The Partnership works to reduce the incidence of skin cancer in Carroll County with two educational programs,  Safer in the Shade and Fun in t… read more

Carroll Hospital events

Carroll Hospital events

Search the Carroll Hospital Event Calendar for educational offerings, trainings, health assessments, quit-smoking classes, and other offerings to support you in your quest for a healthy… read more

Healthy Carroll Families – Winter 2015

Healthy Carroll Families - Winter 2015

Healthy Carroll Families has information about physical activity, nutrition and a healthy recipe in each edition. Handouts in this edition are: “New Year, New You” provides information and tips for sticking with your fitness New Year’s resolutions all year.   “Fine-Tune your Food Choices in 2015!” lists to swap out for healthier alternatives. “Snack Time” has healthy ideas for a… read more

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