3rd Annual Health Fair – July 19th, 2014

Saturday, July 19, 2014 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Three Rivers Health 701 S. Health Parkway Three Rivers, MI 49093

  • Grilling and Cooking Seminars
  • HealthTrac Fitness and Fun
  • Farmers Market
  • Lab Testing: Healthy Life Screening
  • Safety Awareness
  • Kids Zone: Bounce House, Face Painting, Carnival Games, Hula Hoop Fun, Bean Bag Toss, Balloons, Crafts
  • Sports Physicals
  • Healthcare Vendors

For more information, click to view flyer

Mental Health First Aid

Many people are willing to help …but aren’t sure how.

Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour course that offers concrete tools and answers key questions like “What can I do!” and “Where can someone find help!

CMHSAS-SJC staff have been trained by nationally accredited MHFA trainers.

TO LEARN MORE ABOUT MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID OR TO INQUIRE ABOUT TRAINING:

CONTACT COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE SERVICES OF ST. JOSEPH COUNTY

AT:  269.467.1000 24 Hour: 800.622.3967 Fax: 269.467.3075

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1st Annual Cindy’s Crusaders

Relay for Life DHS Benefit Walk

Friday & Saturday June 20 – 21, 2014

Three Rivers High School – Armstrong track & field

Time for the event is 12 pm Friday to 12 pm Saturday

At the event, participants celebrate survivors, remember loved ones lost, and learn more about how to fight back against cancer.  Every dollar raised brings the American Cancer Society one step closer to saving lives.

Members who can’t attend the Relay Event can still raise money online or mail donation to your local team member/event organizer!

Registration is easy! Find your local Relay at www.relayforlife.org 

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2014 Healthy Places for Healthy People

June 5, 2014 Healthy Places for Healthy People: 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM (Eastern Time Zone)

 

Healthy Places for Healthy People is a learning opportunity presented by the Michigan Department of Community Health. The learning opportunity is designed to develop and enhance the critical skills necessary for community-based teams to create places and social support systems that encourage healthy eating and active living where people live, learn, work and play.

Thursday, June 05, 2014 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM (Eastern Time Zone)
Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center
517-432-4000
55 South Harrisson Road
East Lansing, Michigan 48824
United States

Map and Directions

Training Overview: 

Healthy Places for Healthy People is a learning opportunity presented by the Michigan Department of Community Health designed to develop and enhance the critical skills necessary for you and your community-based team to create the places and social support systems that encourage healthy eating and active living where people live, learn, work and play.Registration Fees
Individual registration:
 $50 per person
Team registration: $150 for teams of four OR $200 for teams of five to six people.Note:  Team registrations are available only until Friday, May 23rd.  Register all members of your team as a Group.

To view the working agenda: 2014HPHPAgenda.pdfKeynote Speaker:  Our keynote speaker is Larry Cohen, founder and Executive Director of the Prevention Institute. Mr. Cohen has been an advocate for public health, social justice, and prevention since 1972. He established Prevention Institute in 1997, as a national non-profit center dedicated to improving community health and well-being by building momentum for effective primary prevention.  For a complete biography of Mr. Cohen and detailed information on the Prevention Institute, go to: http://www.preventioninstitute.org/about-us/our-staff/120.html

For hotel guest rooms:  See the Lodging tab for details.

Continuing Education Credits
For information on continuing education credits for dietitians, health educators, food service administrators or nurses (Rule 2l only), contact: ddrago@dmsevents.com