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2007 Press Releases

March 7, 2007 Healthy Hancock Endorses Surgeon General’s Call to Action to underage drinking

April 5, 2007 Downeast Women's Health Fair in Calais, Machias and Ellsworth - May 24th  

2006 Press Releases

January 3, 2006 Healthy Peninusul Project Announces Mini-grant program

January 6, 2006 LightenME Competitive weight loss program launched

January 12, 2006 Union River sponsors film and discussion on sprawl January 24

2005 Press Releases

January 3,2005 Communities for Children Announces January Calendar

January 26, 2005 January 31st is the Deadline for submitting Keeping Kids on Track mini-grants

January 26, 2005 Creating Lasting Family Connections - Training for Facilitators Offered

January 27, 2005 Blue Hill Forum on Asthma - Noon, February 3rd Blue Hill Library

January 28, 2005 February Family Support Education Workshops Announced

November 3, 2005 Activities for Youth Calendar Published

December 5, 2005 United Way Recognizes Health Hancock with first Community Impact Award

 

2004 Press Releases

March 1, 2004 MDI Community Design Pizza Party

March 15, 2004 Free Health Workshop for Boat Builders and Construction Contractors

March 16, 2004 Free Seminar on Family Conflict Resolution, March 31 in Machias

April 12 and 14 Stop Smoking Classes

May 1, 2004 Move and Improve sponsors walks in Winter Harbor and Ellsworth

May 13, 2004 Communities for Children Cluster Discussions

July 8, 2004 Coastal Hancock Healthy Communities Hires New Health Specialist

July 29, 2004 Communities for Children Announces August Calendar of Activities

Aug 11, 2004 Communities for Children Announces September 1rst Meeting on "Next Step"

Aug 27, 2004 Communities for Children Announces September 18 Child Abuse Reporter Training

Oct 5, 2004 Scholarships for Youth Peer Leadership Conference Available

Nov 22, 2004 Healthy Acadia Launches Minigrant Program

Dec 2, 2004 Keeping Kids On Track has mini-grants available for youth activities

Dec 15, 2004 Dental Access Clinic Wins Stephen and Tabatha King Grant

Dec 15, 2004 Union River Health Communities Dialogue about Drug Abuse - Jan 4, 2005

Dec 23, 2004 Parenting Series for Pre-school and School-age Families - Starts Jan 18th

 

2003 Press Releases

Dec 2, 2003 10,000 Steps A Day for a Stronger Heart

Dec 30, 2003 10,000 Freedom from Addition: A January 6, 2004 Forum on Substance Abuse in Hancock County in Ellsworth City Hall

2002 Press Releases

Mar 15, 2002 Move and Improve Program Launched

Jun   9, 2002 Ellsworth Ball Fields Go Tobacco Free

Jul    8, 2002 Hearing Tests Scheduled

Aug   8, 2002 Women’s Economic Security Forum,  Unitarian Church- Ellsworth

Aug   9, 2002 10:00 am Talk of the Town on Healthy Communities

Aug 20, 2002 First Hiker to Transit East Coast Greenway

Sep 13, 2002 Tobacco free dance at the Downeast Family YMCA

Sep 29, 2002 Free Workshop on Mold Detection and Prevention

Oct   9, 2002 Nutrition Session Offer to the Public

Oct   9, 2002 National Parks Exercise Program Launched

Oct 24, 2002 Keeping Kids on Track Program in Ellsworth Announced

Oct 31, 2002 New Health Planner Hired for Schoodic Healthy Communities

Nov 12, 2002 WERU Kicks-off Health Care Community Dialogue

Nov 13, 2002 Keeping Kids on Track Proposals Sought

2001 Press Releases

Jun 11, 2001 Healthy Ellsworth Initiative Launched

Jul 17, 2001 Prizes Awarded at Third Annual Health-Eating Out week

Sep  1, 2001 Quit Smoking with a Fresh Start

Sep 10, 2001 Youth MDI Teens Fight Big Tobacco

Sep 12, 2001 8 Countries Exercise Program Launched

Sep 25, 2001 Public Service Announcement for 8 Countries in Maine

Oct 10, 2001 Alzheimer's Workshop

Nov 13, 2001 Legislative Breakfast in Review

Nov 15, 2001 Smoke the Turkey - Great American Smoke Out!

Nov 19, 2001 December 1rst Celebration of 8 Countries Program

Nov 28, 2001 Building Vibrant Communities: Rural Health and Economic Development

Dec   5, 2001 Introducing KAT: Kids Against Tobacco