Webinar: Million Hearts® – Progress, Challenges, and the Next Phase
October 27, 2016 – 12:00 to 1:00 PM Register here
Million Hearts® is a national initiative to prevent 1 million heart attacks and strokes in the US over the next 5 years. Launched by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) in September 2011, it aligns existing efforts, as well as creates new programs, to improve health across communities and help Americans live longer, more productive lives. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), co-leaders of Million Hearts® within HHS, are working alongside other federal agencies and private-sector organizations to make a long-lasting impact against cardiovascular disease.
Supporting Female Veterans: She Also Served Summit
Multnomah, Clackamas, and Washington Counties
November 1, 2016 – 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Register here
The Ambridge Center, Marquam Room, 1333 NE MLK Blvd, Portland, OR 97232
The Multnomah County Domestic & Sexual Violence Coordination Office and the Oregon Department of Veterans’ Affairs are pleased to announce the first She Also Served Summit, a full day of presentations, networking, and exploring effective ways to serve women veterans.
Women are often overlooked in the conversation about how best to provide support services to our nation’s veterans, yet their experiences are unique and bring with them specific needs and challenges. We are inviting providers from across the social service system to meet one another and increase our community’s knowledge base and skill set for serving this population.
Learn more and register for this free summit here.
New Webinar: Work While Walking—The What, Why and How of Walking Meetings
November 17, 2016 – 11:00 AM (2:00 ET) Register here
Walking is a great way to incorporate more physical activity into your daily routine. One way to make sure you are getting the recommended amount of steps is to turn meetings at work into walking meetings.
Join America Walks for a webinar on November 17, 2016, at 11:00 AM Pacific (2:00 PM Eastern) to explore the what, why and how of walking meetings and learn from examples of businesses and organization that have put them into practice. Learn more and register here.