Hoosier Health and Wellness Alliance – Get Involved2022-04-13T06:57:21-04:00

Get Involved

The Hoosier Health and Wellness Alliance meets bi-monthly on the second Tuesday of every other month from 11:00AM – 12:00PM EST.

Become a Member of the Hoosier Health and Wellness Alliance
Contact the Hoosier Health and Wellness Alliance
Data for Doers Session 2- Madison County @ Anderson Library
Oct 6 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
The Connections IN Health County Engagement Team, including Purdue Extension Madison County Educator and Community Wellness Coordinator, Purdue University I-HOPE and Madison County community members, heard from people who live, work and play in Madison County about successes and challenges related to health. Join us to hear a summary of what was learned. Local groups and project leaders will share what they are doing to help improve the health of Madison County residents and how you can get involved. This event will be held in person at the Anderson Library with a virtual option via zoom. Register here.
Connections IN Health Regional Roadshow- Vermillion County
Nov 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

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The 2022 fall Regional Roadshow will feature Connections IN Health community partners from Vermillion County and their work to improve health. Also joining us will be Monica Kramer McConkey, Rural Mental Health Specialist from Eyes on Horizon Consulting. Monica will present: Exploring the Impact of Trauma and Chronic Stress on Chronic Disease; The connection between trauma, stress and chronic disease is complicated and multi-faceted. Knowing and understanding the connection can help improve treatment options and encourage a holistic, mind-body perspective.

January is Family Fit Lifestyle Month
Jan 1 – Jan 31 all-day
February is American Heart Month
Feb 1 – Feb 28 all-day
https://www.cdc.gov/heartdisease/any_age.htm -article on heart disease education https://www.heart.org/en/affiliates/adoptaclinic -adopt a clinic provides services for individuals who are currently struggling during the COVID-19 pandemic, it is a local resource through the Indiana American Heart Association
February is Eating Disorders Screening Program Month
Feb 1 – Feb 28 all-day
https://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org/what-are-eating-disorders -provides education on what an eating disorder is and looks like, also provides risk factors and warning signs -local resource to find treatment https://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org/screening-tool -provides a free screening tool for those who do not have access to screening services near them

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