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Volunteer training for Caring Carroll - Feb. & Mar.

Volunteer training for Caring Carroll – Feb. & Mar.

  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

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

Risky Business Prevention Conference - Jun. 19

Risky Business Prevention Conference – Jun. 19

The 2018 Risky Business Prevention Conference will be held on Tuesday, June 19 from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Martin’s Westminster: 140 Village Shopping Center 505 Jermor Lane, Westminster, MD 21157 • Full continental breakfast and hot buffet lunc… read more

Nominations for 2018 Environmental Awareness Awards - due Mar. 1

Nominations for 2018 Environmental Awareness Awards – due Mar. 1

The Carroll County Environmental Advisory Council (EAC) is seeking nominations for the 2018 Environmental Awareness Awards.  The purpose of the awards program is to promote awareness of the environment and acknowledge exemplary accomplishments in t… 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

Healthy Carroll Families - Winter 2017-2018

Healthy Carroll Families – Winter 2017-2018

Healthy Carroll Families is a packet of resources – such as nutrition and fitness handouts, and healthful recipes – to help schools, child care organizations, health care service providers,  families, and people of all ages to promote and achiev… 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

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 – Feb. & Mar.

Living Healthy, Living Well 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 help each other… 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

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