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Annual Community Health Forum - May 7

Annual Community Health Forum – May 7

Findings from the 2018 Community Health Needs Assessment for Carroll County and our County’s current data-based health improvement priorities will be presented at The Partnership’s annual Community Health Forum, We’re On Our Way, on May… read more

2018 Community Health Needs Assessment

2018 Community Health Needs Assessment

CLICK HERE to see the report on the 2018 Community Health Needs Assessment for Carro… read more

Skills for Caregivers sessions: April, May, & June

Skills for Caregivers sessions: April, May, & June

This series of classes will provide caregivers with helpful information to care for a loved one in the comfort of their own home. CLICK HERE for the flyer with mor… read more

It's not too late for a flu shot!

It’s not too late for a flu shot!

You can be immunized any time during flu season. The flu shot will not prevent all strains of the flu, but if you do get the flu, your symptoms will be milder. Getting a flu shot does not “cause” the flu. It takes about two weeks after vaccination… read more

Diabetes Prevention Program intro - May 2

Diabetes Prevention Program intro – May 2

Attend the introductory meeting at 2:00 p.m. on May 2, 2018 for a FREE  year-long program with weekly classes that focus on lifestyle changes to prevent Type 2 Diabetes. The meeting will be held at the Carroll County Health Department. CLICK HERE for… read more

Carroll #3 in Maryland - 2018 County Health Rankings

Carroll #3 in Maryland – 2018 County Health Rankings

Carroll County is ranked #3 for Health Outcomes, and #3 for Health Factors, out of all 24 Maryland jurisdictions. CLICK HERE for The Partnership’s news release with more information. CLICK HERE to view the 2018 County Health Rankings for Carro… read more

Healthy Carroll Families

Healthy Carroll Families

Healthy Carroll Families is a packet of nutrition and fitness handouts, including healthful recipes, to help schools, child care organizations, health care service providers,  families, and people of all ages to promote healthy lifestyles that lead to… read more

Local Health Improvement Coalition meeting schedule

Local Health Improvement Coalition meeting schedule

Carroll County citizens are encouraged to participate in the Local Health Improvement Process by attending meetings of the Local Health Improvement Coalition (LHIC). The next LHIC meeting will be held on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 from 8:30 – 10:30… read more

Childrens Mental Health Awareness Week - May 6-12

Childrens Mental Health Awareness Week – May 6-12

The annual Children’s Mental Health Matters Campaign seeks to raise awareness of the importance of children’s mental health.  The campaign is a collaboration of the Mental Health Association of Maryland (MHAMD) and the Maryland Coalition of… read more

“Healthy U” – resources for healthy aging

Outstanding resources from national authorities are available on this site for older adults seeking to maintain a healthy lifestyle . CLICK HERE to view, download, or print information about signs of stroke, skin cancer, staying physically… read more

Volunteer training for Caring Carroll - Apr. - May

Volunteer training for Caring Carroll – Apr. – May

  Can you spare an hour a week to help a neighbor in need? Caring Carroll, Inc. is a service that trains and matches volunteers with neighbors who need friendly visits, transportation within Carroll County, or help with light yard work and… read more

WALK CARROLL walking clubs

WALK CARROLL walking clubs

COME WALK WITH US at free group walking events all around Carroll County. Get health information and fun giveaways. Dates and locations vary. Local walking clubs are forming now! Walk Carroll now has a walking club in Westminster, MD.  The group w… read more

“Living Healthy, Living Well” workshops

Living Healthy, Living Well with Diabetes is a chronic disease self-management program from Stanford University presented locally by the Carroll County Bureau of Aging and Disabilities. Participants make weekly action plans, share experiences, and … read more

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