Come celebrate a day of activity with your family at the 8th Annual "Family Fit N' Fun Faire", sponsored by Lewis County Public Health Agency's Lead Poisoning Prevention Program. The Faire's goal is to educate families about healthy lifestyles for their children in fun and easy methods along with promoting physical activity in children. Some of this years activities include:
Is your child bored this summer?
Check out the activities happening in Lewis County for Preschool age children
If you want to get your child involved with reading this summer,
check out the free programs offered at your local libraries
If your children are under 26 years old, you may be able to insure them on your plan. They can join, remain, or return to your plan even if they're
These rights apply to all health plans that offer dependent coverage, including grandfathered plans, whether you get coverage through your employer or buy it yourself. Adult children under the age of 26 may be enrolled during a plan’s open enrollment period or during other special enrollment opportunities. Your employer or insurance company can provide details.
Starting October 1, 2013, young adults can also be signed up directly in the new Marketplace plans. The Marketplace is a new way to find health coverage that fits your budget and meets your needs.
For more information, visits http://www.cdc.gov/features/collegehealth/
ARE YOU AT RISK FOR DIABETES?
Lewis County Public Health is excited to announce the new NYS Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) , a proven way to prevent diabetes in people who have prediabetes or are at risk for diabetes, by making small lifestyle changes. The DPP meets in a small group for just one hour every week for 16 weeks. Trained lifestyle coaches leads the weekly sessions to help you improve your food choices, increase physical activity, and learn coping skills to maintain weight loss and healthy lifestyle changes. Lewis County Public Health will be offering DPP begin Jan 7th from 5-6 pm. To find out more
information call LCPH at (315) 376-5453.