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HHS Partnership offers tools to address opioid crisis

By Heidi Christensen Drug addictions and abuse are among the most prevalent, complex and destructive illnesses in human society. They are found in every segment of our communities, regardless of race, religion and socioeconomic class as well as every walk of life: farmers and musicians, lawyers and construction workers, stay-at-home moms, military veterans, high school […]

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Empowerment Project & City with Dwellings: knowledge, passion & street smarts

  Groups Develop Winning Formula for Working with Vulnerable Populations   By Les Gura Most don’t see the most vulnerable people in the community or they choose to look away when they walk right past on the street. But two organizations in Winston-Salem are right there with these homeless folks, seeking them out in abandoned […]

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Powerful tools for caregivers class begins May 3

  Upcoming Class Thursdays, May 3 – June 7,  10 am – Noon SECU Family House, 1970 Baldwin Lane, Winston-Salem Caring for an older relative or friend with a chronic illness such as dementia, heart disease, Parkinson’s disease or stroke can be stressful physically, emotionally and financially. Powerful Tools for Caregivers is an educational program designed […]

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Roundtable on Population Health Improvement: Faith-Health

  Please join the National Academies’ Roundtable on Population Health Improvement for our spring workshop. “Faith – Health Collaboration to Improve Population Health Workshop” Shaw University, Raleigh, NC March 22, 8:30 am to 5:00 pm REGISTER HERE The free, one-day public workshop that will explore challenges and opportunities for health sector actors that engage with […]

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FaithHealthNC: a shoulder to lean on

FaithHealthNC helps ease the journey to health and healing for people and the communities in which they live by connecting the caring strengths of congregations, the clinical expertise of providers and a network of community resources. Join with FaithHealthNC to improve the health of North Carolina’s citizens. Clergy or lay leaders of congregations, health care providers […]

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Seminar: “Building Resiliency in Uncertain Times”

  Mondays from 5:30-7 October 16 and November 20. Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center Campus Humans have a remarkable healing wisdom innate within our very bodies.  Learning how to utilize this wisdom by understanding the brain science and how to regulate our responses to stress and trauma can reduce the long-term negative effects caused by […]

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