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“Living Well” chronic disease management workshops – Oct.-Nov.

Living Well is a chronic disease self-management program from Stanford University. Participants make weekly action plans, share experiences, and help each other solve problems. Living Well workshops are a series of 6 sessions.  The next series will b… 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

Healthy Carroll Families - Fall 2016

Healthy Carroll Families – Fall 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

Volunteer trainings  - Sept. 29 & Oct. 11

Volunteer trainings – Sept. 29 & Oct. 11

  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

“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

Resources for healthy aging

Resources for healthy aging

Outstanding resources from national authorities for older adults 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. 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

Health Insurance Coverage

Health Insurance Coverage

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

Flu Vaccinations at Carroll County Senior Centers

Flu Vaccinations at Carroll County Senior Centers

Flu shots for the 2016-2017 season will be given at Senior Centers on the dates below: * CLICK HERE for the flyer with more information.     Westminster Senior Center 125 Stoner Ave Westminster, MD 21157 Thursday, October 6 9:00 a.m. – 12:00… 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 to visit the TryVent web site – see event video and pictures,… read more

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

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 2016 annual community forum, We’re On Our Way, which was held on May… 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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