Los Medanos Community Healthcare District presents the 9th Annual Community Reception
You are invited to a networking event focused on Community Health and Wellness. Join us for an evening dedicated to celebrating community engagement while networking with elected officials, community organizations, and residents. (Flyer)
Wednesday, May 31st, 2017, 5:00pm to 7:00pm
On the roof top at LMCHD / Pittsburg Health Center
Located at 2311 Loveridge Road, Pittsgurg, CA 94565
LMCHD’s Summer grant program aims to fund organization providing health and service related programs for underserved populations during the summer months. Click here
for guidelines and application form. Deadline April 11, 2016.
The American Cancer Society Relay For Life movement is the world's largest and most impactful fundraising event to end cancer. It unites communities across the globe to celebrate people who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost, and take action to finish the fight once and for all. With the support of thousands of volunteers like you, the American Cancer Society is helping save more than 500 lives a day. Please join us and take action against a disease that has taken too much!
ACHD’s Board Member and Los Medanos Community Healthcare District CEO, Bobbi Palmer; ACHD Chief Executive Officer, David McGee; ACHD Executive Director, Ken Cohen; and ACHD’s Advocacy Team were in attendance when CA State Assembly voted to adopt ACR 69 (Chavez) on Thursday, May 28, 2015, declaring May 2015 as Healthcare District Month. ACR 69 recognizes the essential role Healthcare Districts play in the communities they serve throughout California.
The LMCHD community garden is designed for the gardening activities of the residents of Pittsburg and Bay Point. The community garden consists of 39 ground plots, 18 raised beds, and 23 circle plots. The Community Garden brings together people of all ages and backgrounds to share in the experience of organic gardening and building a sense of community.
The garden hosts summer workshops, cooking demonstrations, tours, and other events which educate and promote the benefits of community gardening and organic growing practices.
NOTICE: It has come to our attention that individuals outside of our healthcare district are impersonating our hiring manager. They are conducting online interviews and asking applicants to send money or set up a payroll direct deposit. This is not how we conduct our hiring process. Don’t become a victim of this scam! Discontinue any online interview if you are asked to send or share personal or financial information.
To view the scam warning, Click the link below to download the PDF.
John Muir Health and the YMCA partner a new Diabetes Prevention Program. The program teaches lifestyle changes that improve eating and increase exercise behaviors. Registration is open and classes begin March 4, 2015. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact me directly. Complete by: Feb 2, 2015 @ 9 AM
To learn more about the YMCA Diabetes Prevention Program, Click the link below to download the PDF.
Seven transitioning foster care young adults were given a rare opportunity to put their education to work in the real world by developing a diabetes awareness campaign. The group, Healthy Youth Council, created the ‘Impact Project: Impacting Our Community to Stop Diabetes.’ Their efforts gain statewide attention and won the California Special Districts Association coveted Outreach and Advocacy Award for 2015. (Click below to view article).