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Stepping Up’s Pam Goodine is Peer Support Specialist of the Year Public Health

Stepping Up’s Pam Goodine is Peer Support Specialist of the Year

Published by Todd Luck / October 8, 2019

Forsyth County Stepping Up’s Pam Goodine has received the Peer Support Specialist of the Year award from NC-H.O.P.E.

Forsyth County Public Health Nurse Honored with National Award Public Health

Forsyth County Public Health Nurse Honored with National Award

Published by Sarah Frantz Isom, MPH, CHES / September 20, 2019

The Nurse Family Partnership (NFP) program at Forsyth County Department of Public Health is proud to announce that one of their own, Keisha Lucas, has been awarded the Tenacious Caregiver Award through the National Service Office of Nurse-Family Partnership.


Registration is OPEN for the 5th Annual Global Peer Support Conference and Celebration! Public Health

Registration is OPEN for the 5th Annual Global Peer Support Conference and Celebration!

Published by Sarah Frantz Isom, MPH, CHES / September 18, 2019

The Stepping UP program welcomes the community to the 5th Annual Global Peer Support Conference and Celebration on Thursday, October 17th from 9AM until 4PM in the Self Reliance Hall at Goodwill Industries NWNC.

Take Precautions Against Mosquitoes This Fall Public Health

Take Precautions Against Mosquitoes This Fall

Published by Todd Luck / September 17, 2019

As fall begins, you should use personal protection against mosquitoes and take actions to make sure your property doesn’t become a breeding ground for them.


Event Registration for the 10th Annual "Walk A Mile To Save Our Babies" is OPEN! Public Health

Event Registration for the 10th Annual "Walk A Mile To Save Our Babies" is OPEN!

Published by Sarah Frantz Isom, MPH, CHES / September 9, 2019

September is Infant Mortality Awareness Month, and this year the Forsyth County Infant Mortality Reduction Coalition is pleased to announce the 10th Annual Walk a Mile to Save Our Babies event on Thursday, September 19th.

 Fall into Better Nutrition Habits Public Health

Fall into Better Nutrition Habits

Published by Elizabeth Beeson / August 23, 2019

Tips for how you can have healthier habits this fall.

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