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It's not too late for a flu shot!

It’s not too late for a flu shot!

For the best protection through the whole flu season, wait until October 1 to get your flu shot.  Immunity wanes over time, so people who get their flu shot too soon may not have enough protection late in the flu season. Click on these FLU LINKS for… read more

NEW Behavioral Health Resources & Services Directory

NEW Behavioral Health Resources & Services Directory

CLICK HERE to view the NEW 2017-2018 edition of the Behavioral Health Resources & Services Directory for Carro… read more

“A Healthy Community Vision” painting available for display

A Healthy Community Vision was unveiled at the annual forum of The Partnership for a Healthier Carroll County on May 31.  The painting depicts the factors that Carroll County residents feel are important for a healthy community. Development of t… read more

Volunteer training for Caring Carroll - Oct. 2017

Volunteer training for Caring Carroll – Oct. 2017

  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

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 - Fall 2017

Healthy Carroll Families – Fall 2017

Healthy Carroll Families is a packet of resources – nutrition and fitness handouts, and healthful recipes – published four times a year to help schools, child care organizations, health care service providers,  families and people of all ages… 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, January 17, 2018 from 8:30 – 10:30… 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 has a NEW walking club in Westminster, MD.  The group w… read more

We're On Our Way 2017 event summary

We’re On Our Way 2017 event summary

Please enjoy and share this recap of The Partnership’s 17th annual community forum, which was held on May 31, 2017. CLICK HERE for the 2017 We’re On Our Way event… read more

The Carroll Card: quick info on local services

The Carroll Card: quick info on local services

The Carroll Card is a pocket-sized reference card with information about a wide variety of local resources for assistance with basic needs such as health care, housing, transportation, and food. FREE printed copies can be requested by calling… read more

Carroll #3 in Maryland - 2017 County Health Rankings

Carroll #3 in Maryland – 2017 County Health Rankings

Carroll County is ranked #3 out of all Maryland counties for Health Outcomes, and #4 for Health Factors. CLICK HERE for more information. CLICK HERE for a Carroll County Times article about the 2017 County Healt… read more

Health Insurance Enrollment Assistance

Health Insurance Enrollment Assistance

CLICK HERE for information about LOCAL health insurance enrollment assistanc… read more

“Sharing the Spirit” – Community Benefit & Health Improvement Plan for FY2017-FY2018

Sharing the S.P.I.R.I.T.  is the collaborative health improvement plan for our community. It outlines implementation strategies designed to impact Carroll County’s need areas with measurable results. CLICK HERE to read more, and view a copy… read more

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