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Health and Wellness

Montrose County Health & Human Services - Health Education

  Kaci Pinner, Community Health Educator -Contact: 970-252-5011

Oct 26

Wellnes Tip #2- Mental Health Awarness

Posted on October 26, 2016 at 1:10 PM by Kaci Pinner

Mental Health

Mental Health Awareness

Learn about what you can do if you or someone you know is struggling with mental health.

You are not alone. It is estimated that 54 million Americans suffer from some sort of mental illness each year. (Mental Health America)

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Sep 07

Wellness Tip #1- Flu Vaccination Time!

Posted on September 7, 2016 at 10:46 AM by Kaci Pinner

Get Your Flu Shot!

Back to school brings many unexpected surprises, including unexpected illness to your family. Learn more why immunizing your child is the right thing to do for your child's health and for community health!

How Do Immunizations Work? 

How many lives do immunizations save per year?

Are vaccines safe?

  What immunizations are required for my child to enter school?


Scroll down and learn more about these questions and where to go to get yourself and your family immunized.


 Receive a personalized immunization schedule for your child at the end of the post!

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Aug 01

Summer Harvest Potluck

Posted on August 1, 2016 at 9:17 AM by Kaci Pinner


 It's that time of year...don't let those Potlucks catch you off guard!

For recipe ideas, hea
lthy alternatives, and information on where you can access local products, Visit the Summer Harvest Potluck Resource Guide.
Pot luck