Community Benefit Update
The Community Benefit Update is a monthly electronic newsletter providing information about how Lancaster General Health is living its Mission “to advance the health and well being of the communities we serve.”
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If you have questions about Lancaster General Health's community health initiatives, please contact Alice Yoder, Director of Community Health, at 717-544-3283 or amyoder@LGHealth.org.
November 2017 Edition
Lancaster General Health educators implement substance abuse prevention program in schools
To help address the issues surrounding substance abuse in Lancaster County, Lancaster General Health educators have been working closely with schools since 2002 to promote The Botvin LifeSkills Training (LST) Program. Read more…
Healthy for the Holidays Challenge
Lancaster General Health and Lighten Up Lancaster County want to help you stay balanced, healthy, and joyful this holiday season. The annual Healthy for the Holidays Challenge is an eight-week healthy living program that runs from Nov. 13, 2017 through Jan. 7, 2018. Read more…
Lancaster General Health’s Stop the Bleed training teaches bystanders how to save lives
After the shooting at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, stories emerged of bystander courage that took place before first responders arrived. Concertgoers used shirts, belts and other makeshift tourniquets to stop the bleeding of those who were shot or severely injured. Read more…
Join The Great American Smokeout on Nov. 16
“When trying to quit smoking, support can make all the difference.” – American Cancer Society Read more…
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