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22019Aug

Alamance County WIC Program Introduces Lactation Stations at Community Events

Moms have an opportunity to breastfeed their infant while still being able to enjoy outdoor community events. The Alamance County WIC program has recently introduced a new community initiative, the Lactation Station, to create an environment where breastfeeding moms feel safe and welcomed to breastfeed while attending community events. The Lactation Station is a private,… Alamance County WIC Program Introduces Lactation Stations at Community Events

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252019Jul

The Duke Endowment Awards $430,000 School-Based Oral Health Expansion Program Grant to the Alamance County Children’s Dental Health Center

BURLINGTON – The Alamance County Children’s Dental Health Center received a $430,000 School-Based Oral Health Expansion grant from The Duke Endowment to provide on-site dental health services in the elementary schools of Alamance-Burlington School System. These services will include classroom education, examinations, x-rays, prophys, fluoride, sealants, amalgam fillings, and case management. For more advanced cases,… The Duke Endowment Awards $430,000 School-Based Oral Health Expansion Program Grant to the Alamance County Children’s Dental Health Center

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162019Jul

2018 Community Health Assessment Presented at Board of Commissioners Meeting

The 2018 Community Health Assessment (CHA) has been completed and was approved by the North Carolina Division of Public Health on May 1, 2019. Representatives from the Health Department and Healthy Alamance presented the findings of the report at the July 15, 2019 meeting of the Alamance County Board of Commissioners.Health priorities highlighted in the… 2018 Community Health Assessment Presented at Board of Commissioners Meeting

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282018Dec

Alamance County WIC Office Remains Open During Government Shutdown

The Alamance County Health Department received communication from the NC Department of Health and Human Services Nutrition Services Branch on December 20, 2018 that if there is a partial Federal Government Shutdown, the NC WIC Program is funded into February 2019.  Correspondence dated December 20, 2018 was also sent to the stores in Alamance County… Alamance County WIC Office Remains Open During Government Shutdown

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