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Fight the Bite - resources for Zika prevention

Fight the Bite – resources for Zika prevention

Reduce your risk of mosquito bites – and eliminate places where mosquitoes breed – to reduce the risk of infection with Zika and other insect-borne diseases. Visit these Carroll County Health Department info pages to learn mor… read more

Health resources for seniors

Health resources for seniors

Outstanding resources from national authorities for seniors seeking to follow a healthy lifestyle are available on this site. Resources are focused on physical activity, nutrition, and stroke awareness. CLICK HERE to view, download, or print. &nbs… read more

We're On Our Way 2016 program summary

We’re On Our Way 2016 program summary

Please CLICK HERE for a summary of the information and awards presented during The Partnership’s annual community forum, We’re On Our Way, which was held on May… read more

Volunteer training session - May 26

Volunteer training session – May 26

  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 in the community who need friendly visits, transportation within Carroll County, or light yard work and… read more

Local Health Improvement Coalition & Team meeting schedules

Local Health Improvement Coalition & Team meeting schedules

  Carroll County citizens are encouraged to participate in the Local Health Improvement Process by attending meetings of the Local Health Improvement Coalition (LHIC) and  the Local Health Improvement Team (LHIT) . Please contact Carol Ann… read more

Mental Health First Aid Training - June & July

Mental Health First Aid Training – June & July

  Learn to help someone who may be developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. The 2-day course will be given at Carroll Community College in Westminster on June 15 – 16 and July 21 – 22. CLICK HERE to print or… read more

Healthy Carroll Families - Spring 2016

Healthy Carroll Families – Spring 2016

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… read more

Risky Business Prevention Conference - June 21

Risky Business Prevention Conference – June 21

SAVE THE DATE: this year’s Risky Business Prevention Conference will be on Tuesday June 21, 2016.  The cost of $38.00 includes the conference, 6.25 CEU’s, a continental breakfast and a hot buffet lunch. Attendees will receive a beautiful canvas tot… read more

Health Insurance Coverage

Health Insurance Coverage

CLICK HERE for information about LOCAL health insurance enrollment assistance resources and… read more

WALK CARROLL group walking events

WALK CARROLL group walking events

COME WALK WITH US at free 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

State of Aging Conference at McDaniel College - Aug. 9

State of Aging Conference at McDaniel College – Aug. 9

SAVE THE DATE! 2nd Annual State of Aging Conference at McDaniel College Tuesday, August 9, 2016 Keynote Speaker is Maryland Secretary of Aging, Rona E. Kramer, Esq.   More information to follow.  Also, visit “Programs” at the web site of t… read more

TryVent - celebration of wellness is a success

TryVent – celebration of wellness is a success

 TryVent, a community celebration of wellness for individuals age 45 and better, was held on Sunday April 24, 2016 at McDaniel College in Westminster.   CLICK HERE for the Carroll County Times’ article about this groundbreaking event.     For… read more

Carroll is ranked #3 in Maryland for health

Carroll is ranked #3 in Maryland for health

In the 2016 County Health Rankings & Roadmaps report released on March 16, Carroll County is ranked #3 out of 24 Maryland jurisdictions (all counties and Baltimore City) for overall Health Outcomes, and #3 for Health Factors. This is an overa… read more

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