Fall hospice volunteer training in Brattleboro

BRATTLEBORO, Vt. – This fall, Brattleboro Area Hospice will offer its Hospice Care Volunteer Training at the Hospice office in Brattleboro. Beginning Sept. 5 and running through Nov. 14, classes will meet once a week Thursdays, from 5:50 – 8:30 … Continued

BRVSC presentation on Senior Solutions

LUDLOW, Vt. – Please join us Friday, July 12 at 10 a.m. for a presentation “Home Meds” by nurse Ann White of Senior Solutions. This program offers free medication screening to help older adults better understand their medications and potential … Continued

Brattleboro Area Hospice to again host a Summer Soirée

WESTMINSTER, Vt. – Brattleboro Area Hospice is delighted to announce our second annual garden party event and gathering that will take place Friday, July 26, from 4:30-7:30 p.m., in the gardens of Cyndy Fine of Genius Loci, Ecological Landscape Design, … Continued

Home Meds program at Black River Senior Center

LUDLOW, Vt. – On Friday, July 12 at 10 a.m., nurse Anne White from Senior Solutions will be presenting a service offered to anyone over 60 years old called Home Meds. This program offers free medication screening to help older … Continued

“Breath, Body, and You” at Neighborhood Connections

LONDONDERRY, Vt. – Neighborhood Connections presents “Breath, Body, and You – 3 Paths to Balanced Wellness” Wednesday, July 10, 2019 from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. at Neighborhood Connections in Londonderry. This interactive event features three local speakers who share their … Continued

Springfield Hospital Laboratory accreditation from CAP

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SPRINGFIELD, Vt. – Accreditation Committee of the College of American Pathologists has awarded accreditation to Springfield Hospital Laboratory, based on results of a recent on-site inspection as part of the CAP’s accreditation programs. The facility’s medical director, Carrie Cocklin, M.D., … Continued

Health needs assessment survey due July 9

SPRINGFIELD, Vt. – The Springfield Area Community Collaborative is conducting a community health needs assessment and encourages participation by residents in all area communities. The Collaborative is a workgroup that includes several area agencies: Chester-Andover Family Center, Edgar May Health … Continued

Windsor County brings in 606 pounds of unwanted medications

REGION – On April 27, 2019, Windsor County Sheriff’s Department, in cooperation with local and state police, again participated in the DEA-led National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, resulting in 606 pounds of disposed medications collected throughout Windsor County for incineration. … Continued

“See the Change, Be the Change” community forum

BELLOWS FALLS, Vt. – Stories of Hope: “See the Change, Be the Change” is the theme of the community forum Wednesday, June 5 at 6:30 p.m. at the Rockingham Free Public Library. The event, a follow-up to “The Importance of … Continued

Sharing Housing for health and happiness

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LONDONDERRY, Vt. – There will be a free workshop on Sharing Housing for Health and Happiness with author Annamarie Pluhar Monday, May 13, from 4 to 5 p.m. at Neighborhood Connections in Londonderry, Vt. The workshop will focus on the … Continued

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