October 20, 2014

White House: Ebola – What you need to know

Ebola: What you need to know At a time when Ebola is all over the news and it’s easy for misinformation to get interpreted as truth, make sure you have the clear-cut facts. Here’s what our public health officials are saying about the Ebola virus — get informed, and share this information where everyone can […]

White House Update: Our Response to Ebola in the U.S.

After meeting with his Cabinet officials and Dr. Tom Frieden of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the President updated the country on our comprehensive strategy to contain the Ebola disease, prevent its spread in the U.S., and combat it at its source in West Africa. “The dangers of a serious outbreak are […]

During Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Legal Aid helps light the pathway to peace

RALEIGH, N.C., October 9, 2014 – While recent high-profile incidents continue to fix the nation’s attention on the problem of domestic violence, Legal Aid of North Carolina is doing its part locally during Domestic Violence Awareness Month to shine a light on the critical ways Legal Aid can help victims escape from violence. Throughout October, […]

Free Health Screenings Wednesday October 8, 2014, 10am – 6pm

Reminder!   Free Health Screenings for our community, Wednesday October 8, 10-6 ! Screening van located in the front parking lot of Maria Parham Medical Center ! This is a great opportunity for our community, so please come out and get your cholesterol, blood pressure, blood glucose, body mass index checked and also have a vascular […]

Warren County Health Department – 5th Annual Health Night Out October 7th, 2014

Courtesy of Senator Angela Bryants office: WARREN COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT 5th   ANNUAL “HEALTH NIGHT OUT” PROMOTING HEALTH DEPARTMENT SERVICES FLU SHOTS WILL BE OFFERED FOR A FEE FREE SCREENINGS:      BLOOD PRESSURE, BLOOD GLUCOSE, HEIGHT/WEIGHT, BODY MASS INDEX (BMI), HIV & SYPHILLIS TESTING   “FREE GIVE AWAYS” OCTOBER 7, 2014 TIME:  4:00 PM – 7:00 […]

VGCC and Chamber partner for Health Care Reform discussion

The Henderson-Vance Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with Vance-Granville Community College’s Small Business Center, will present a “Lunch Break to Educate” seminar, called “Health Care Reform for Small Business, Season 2: What Have We Learned?” on Wednesday, Oct. 8, from noon until 1 p.m. in Room 7107 (Building 7) on VGCC’s Main Campus in Vance […]

Key dates for the Health Insurance Marketplace

Open Enrollment is the time when you can apply for a 2015 Marketplace plan, keep your current plan, or pick a new one. Are you ready for the next Health Insurance Marketplace Open Enrollment Period? Here are 4 key dates you should know: November 15, 2014. Open Enrollment begins. Apply for, keep, or change your coverage. […]

Free Health Screenings October 8th, 2014 at Mariah Parham

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REGISTER TODAY – Vance and Warren Counties ACA Forum – Thurs. Sept. 4, 6-7:30pm

Nurse Aide training courses scheduled at VGCC Main Campus

Vance-Granville Community College has scheduled several occupational healthcare courses to start in September at the college’s Main Campus in Vance County. The Nurse Aide Level I course will be offered on two different schedules. The first class, with instructor Evelyn Reeves, will meet Tuesday-Thursday, Sept. 9 through Jan. 21, from 1 until 5 p.m. (12:30-4:30 […]

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