May
6
6:30 PM18:30

May Monthly Meeting

2018 Watauga Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) Result Highlights 

Topic: A review of the 2018 YRBS survey collection from Watauga County Middle & High School Students. Will cover some of major highlights within each survey and some of the current work being done to target student needs from Watauga County Schools and other community agencies. 

Presenter: Elizabeth Kerley, AppHealthCare

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Jun
3
6:30 PM18:30

June Monthly Meeting

Overview of Dementia Friends Initiative

Everyone in the community can help make a difference for those with dementia and their caregiver. This presentation will draw attention to caregiver self-care, specifically motivating caregivers to take care of their health in order to provide quality care and decrease depression.

Speaker: Amber Chapman of High Country Area Agency on Aging

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Intelligent Lives Film Screening
Apr
10
6:30 PM18:30

Intelligent Lives Film Screening

From 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm Intelligent Lives film screening and the High Country Capable PhotoVoice display will take place in the Beacon Heights room in the Plemmons Student Union. There will also be a panel for the program immediately after the screening. From 6:30-7 you will have a chance to walk around and see the photos and meet the young adults whose stories are being told, and the film will start at 7 with a panel discussion to follow at 8:30pm.

Contact Taylor Miller at millertl6@appstate.edu or Tristan Hubbard at hubbardtn@appstate.edu for more information.

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Apr
5
9:00 AM09:00

Mental Health First Aid Certification Class

Friday, April 5, 2019, at Watauga Medical Center Auditorium,  9 am-5 pm.
To register go to https://tinyurl.com/y6wlzvd2.
NAMI High Country is offering scholarships to cover the $25 registration fee.
To apply, contact Ashley.cole@vayahealth.com, 828-225-2785, ext. 5324.
For more information, go to https://www.mentalhealthfirstaid.org/.

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