Author: Dari Caldwell

Care In The Home

…someone reliable to help with bathing, getting someone up and out of bed, or feeding and sitting with a loved one while the family member is away. These are tasks that can be carried out by an in-home aid or a Certified Nursing Assistant (CAN). But finding such a person to help is often challenging.

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PORT – A Program Making a Difference in Rowan County

While in a perfect world it would be great to prevent substance use disorders from ever developing, once they have developed, figuring out how and when to effectively intervene is quite a challenge. Preventing death is the goal. With each preventable death comes an opportunity for that person to recover and turn their life around. And that is the focus of PORT.

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Let’s Move!!!

Let’s Move!!! When Courtney Meece came on board as the Executive Director of Healthy Rowan, a major concern of the Executive Board was how sedentary people had become during the COVID 19 pandemic. The idea of a program to...

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