While there are a number of factors that drive cancer, early detection (including recommended screenings) and preventive measures can lessen the burden of cancer on an individual’s and a community’s health.
Good nutrition, regular physical activity and a healthy body weight are essential components for overall health and well-being.
Injury is the leading cause of death for Americans ages 1 to 44, and was the fourth leading cause of death in Wyoming in 2013, according to Healthy People 2020.
Collecting data on homeless people can be very difficult given the nature of their circumstances. Across the nation, each community is responsible for organizing one day each year to do a “point-in-time count” in order to provide an estimate of the homeless population in their communities.
The social determinants of health are the conditions and circumstances in which people live, work and play—the ones that they are born into and grow up in.
Access to quality healthcare has a profound effect on every aspect of a person’s health.
Clinical preventive services provide incredible opportunities for increased life expectancy and the maintenance of a higher quality of life. Access to care is about more than simply the cost.
A diverse partnership is necessary in order to assess our community’s needs and plan how to address those needs. Laramie County organizations have a long history of working together. Those partnerships were formalized in 1997 under the umbrella of the Healthier Laramie County Community Partnership (LCCP). Today, the completely volunteer-driven LCCP consists of nearly 65 partners, comprised of human service organizations, private-sector individuals, faith-based groups, funders and local and state government representatives dedicated to serving vulnerable residents throughout the county as part of a comprehensive planning effort.
Cheyenne Regional Medical Center officials are inviting community members to participate in public forums focusing on the hospital’s strategic plan. The forums are being held in the hospital’s main auditoriums, located at 214 East 23rd St. ALIGN, a respected local business consulting firm, is facilitating the one-hour discussions. No RSVP is required, although seating will […]
Project Learning Tree (PLT) and Project WILD training. The training will take place in Cheyenne on March 11th and 12th at the Game & Fish building from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Cost is $25 and 14 hours of STARS credit for those who work at day care facilities or child development centers can be earned by attending this workshop. Please share with your network and sign up if you can!
for more information pleaase contact: Ashley Rooney Youth & Volunteer Coordinator WY State Parks, Historic Sites & Trails 307-777-6560 ...
Prevent Child Abuse Wyoming is having a Thankful Thursday fundraiser on March 2nd. Festivities begin at 4:30 pm and will continue through the night until all auction items are sold (around 8:30 pm). Please call 307-632-0032 if you have any questions or have an item or service you would like to donate.
or more informaion please contact: Erin Swilling WYCRP – Executive Director
POB - 1504 1401 Airport Parkway, Suite 225 Cheyenne WY, 82001 307-632-0032 – Office 1-888-518-0563 - Fax www.wycrp.org...
I want to invite you and your agency to become a vendor at the upcoming Laramie County Community Baby Shower on April 22, 2017 from 9-11 am. Please return information to Kris Pierson, email@example.com, to register. Anne Siebert can be contacted if you have further questions.
Cheyenne East High School's Drama Troupe is showcasing the work of our two student directors, Jeremy Lohrenz and Mac Rodgers, this Wednesday and Thursday at 7 pm in the East High School Auditorium. These two young men have been working for months with our Theatre 1 classes to put together two outstanding productions, Quick Brewed Macbeth by Christopher Limber and Oz by Don Zolidis. I would greatly appreciate it if you would forward this memo about our event to our community, I have attached a copy of the poster we are using to publicize the show. More information can be found on our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/cheyenneeasthighdrama. Thank you so much for supporting our schools and community. ...
the Wyoming Governor’s Council on Developmental Disabilities luncheon on March 9, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at Little America in Cheyenne, WY for the March Disability Awareness Month Luncheon. Help us honor and celebrate the strides Wyoming has made in our disability community. This years' luncheon will feature local work from artists who have disabilities. There is no cost to attend.
Space is limited, so please RSVP by Tuesday, March 7.