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Residents and Organizations Recognized at Clay County Missouri Community Health in Action Awards Luncheon

  Residents and organizations in Clay County were recognized for their work in helping to create a healthier Clay County. The second annual Community Health in Action (CHIA) awards luncheon took place on the campus of Maple Woods Community College, Gladstone campus. Nominees were recognized in the categories of: Tobacco …

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Tri-County Mental Health Group Continues Successful Support of Northland Families

Candis Desselle has big shoes to fill, but she’s built a record of extra effort that should serve both her and area families well. Desselle recently took over organization of the monthly Family Support Group at Tri-County Mental Health Services. Since being reorganized by Lori Byle and Jami Wehmeyer in …

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Liberty Community Health Action Team’s Project Coordinator to Lead Effort For Healthier Community

LIBERTY, Mo. – With the help of a LiveWell Grant from the Liberty Hospital Foundation, a much needed project coordinator has been hired to help organize, lead and implement the Liberty Community Health Action Team’s (LCHAT) community based health initiative. A Certified Health Education Specialist, Kate Lesnar comes to LCHAT …

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Clay County Public Health Center Offering Flu Vaccines

Liberty, Mo. – October 6, 2015 – With cases of influenza (flu) officially being reported in Missouri, now is the time to consider getting your annual flu vaccine. The Clay County Public Health Center has flu vaccines for all ages, starting at 6 months. The Health Center bills Medicaid and …

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Runners, Walkers Help Tri-County Mental Health Services Children’s Program

Heart and Sole 5K Run Walk

Runners and walkers of all ages turned out Saturday, Sept. 19 for the 2015 Heart and Sole 5K Run/Walk at Happy Rock Park in Gladstone. Proceeds from the event will help sustain Tri-County’s holiday assistance program and other initiatives for youth and their families living in the Northland. The funds …

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Cases of Cryptosporidium in Clay County

Liberty, Mo. – September 14, 2015 – Cases of Cryptosporidium continue to occur in the Kansas City Metro area, which includes Clay County. Cryptosporidium is a germ that is found in fecal matter of an infected person. Cryptosporidium is spread by swallowing water that has been contaminated. If one person …

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Sagas and Successes Recognized at Tri-County Health Services Event

Tri-County Mental Health Services honored those who have helped advance care for those with a mental illness across Missouri and even nationally on Monday, September 31, 2015. Held at the Courtyard Marriott of Kansas City at Briarcliff, the Annual Banquet and 25th anniversary celebration featured author Kevin Hines, who shared his …

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State, Local Leaders To Be Honored at Tri-County Mental Health Services Annual Banquet

Kevin Hines Tri-County Mental Health

Honors to an area school district’s prevention efforts and recognition of a police officer’s commitment to help those dealing with mental illness will be part of the Tri-County Mental Health Services annual banquet and 25thanniversary celebration at the Courtyard Marriott of Kansas City at Briarcliff on Monday, Aug. 31. The …

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Area Residents To Be Honored at Tri-County Mental Health Services Annual Meeting

Kevin Hines Tri-County Mental Health

Honors to an area school district’s prevention efforts and recognition of a police officer’s commitment to help those dealing with mental illness will be part of the Tri-County Mental Health Services annual banquet and 25thanniversary celebration at the Courtyard Marriott of Kansas City at Briarcliff on Monday, Aug. 31. The …

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