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Lane County Health Attitudes Survey

Lane County Health Attitudes Survey

| August 20, 2015

Introduction Lane County’s Health & Human Services has commissioned a survey of adult residents seven times over the last 16 years. The survey’s purpose is to look at attitudes related to a variety of health issues and risk behaviors with health implications. Because of changing health concerns and new issues, such as smokeless tobacco, Lane […]

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Mental Health Promotion & Suicide Prevention Trainings

Mental Health Promotion & Suicide Prevention Trainings

| August 18, 2015

Learn more about helping those who might be developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health or suicidal crisis. For a list of upcoming trainings, click on the flyer below. General training flyer Fall 2015 Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Eight-hour training to help the public identify, understand and respond to signs of […]

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Workplace Gambling Policies

Workplace Gambling Policies

| July 30, 2015

Following are some sample recommended workplace policies for government agencies. Special thanks to Iowa Department of Public Health and Marion County Health Department.  Sample 1 (Credit: Iowa Department of Public Health) XYZ Corporation, Inc. (the Company) intends to help provide a gambling-free work environment for our clients and our employees. The Company believes gambling during work […]

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2015 Problem Gamblers Awareness Day in Oregon

2015 Problem Gamblers Awareness Day in Oregon

| July 28, 2015

Related: PGAD 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2008 | 2006 | 2005 September 2015 Marks the 20th Anniversary of Problem Gambling Awareness Day in Oregon Stay tuned for efforts planned for this year! On July 20, 1995, Robert “Bobby” Hafemann took his own life. He left behind a family full of grief, sadness, […]

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Take the Pool Plunge: FAQ

Take the Pool Plunge: FAQ

| July 23, 2015

Q: How much is the swim pass? A: FREE! Swim passes are free for all Trillium members 17 and under. Q: Who is eligible for this program? A: Lane County Trillium members ages 17 and under qualify for this program. Only Trillium OHP members qualify. OHP members covered under other Coordinated Care Organizations do not […]

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Trillium Community Health Plan: ¡Refréscate este Verano!

Trillium Community Health Plan: ¡Refréscate este Verano!

| July 23, 2015

Las Piscinas Participantes Son: Amazon Pool, Eugene Echo Hollow Pool, Eugene Sheldon Pool, Eugene Willamalane Park Swim Center, Springfield Splash at Lively Park, Springfield Warren H. Daugherty Aquatic Center, Cottage Grove Preguntas que los Padres y Madres Hacen Frecuentemente

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Preguntas que los Padres y Madres Hacen Frecuentemente

Preguntas que los Padres y Madres Hacen Frecuentemente

| July 23, 2015

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‘App’rehensive: The Blurring Lines of Gaming and Gambling, and Protecting Our Most Vulnerable: 2015 Northwest Institute on Addictions Studies Conference

‘App’rehensive: The Blurring Lines of Gaming and Gambling, and Protecting Our Most Vulnerable: 2015 Northwest Institute on Addictions Studies Conference

| July 22, 2015

Welcome to participants of the  2015 NWIAS (Northwest Institute on Addictions Studies) Conference! The slides for the July 22 workshop, “‘App’rehensive: The Blurring Lines of Gaming and Gambling, and Protecting Youth and those in Addictions Recovery,” are below. Please contact Julie ([email protected]) if you have any questions! Here are some supplementary articles you might find interesting: Screen Addiction […]

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Find Your VERB!

Find Your VERB!

| July 9, 2015

This summer, with support from Trillium Community Health Plan, we’re helping Springfield youth get active and move this summer! VERB is a physical activity type of summer reading program. Instead of tracking the number of books you read, you can count the physical activity you do! So, if you ride your bike, skateboard, dance or […]

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Trillium Community Health Plan: Take the Pool Plunge

Trillium Community Health Plan: Take the Pool Plunge

| July 6, 2015

Trillium Community Health Plan is offering  limited number of swim passes for City of Eugene Pools, Willamalane Pools and the Warren H. Daugherty Aquatic Center in Cottage Grove this summer to members 17 and under. Participating Pools include: Amazon Pool, Eugene Echo Hollow Pool, Eugene Sheldon Pool, Eugene Willamalane Park Swim Center, Springfield Splash at […]

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