The Latest From Healthy Lamoille Valley

Join Us! Tobacco and our Rural Community

Join Us! Tobacco and our Rural Community

All are invited to help support our community in reducing tobacco use and increasing health outcomes. The field research demonstrates that smoking is more common in rural areas with greater harms, in particular with co-occurrence of Opioid Use Disorder. We’ll join together to share local experiences and brainstorm strategies for the Lamoille Valley towards cessation and prevention of tobacco and vaping and its impacts.

Let’s Talk Youth Substance Prevention Month

Let’s Talk Youth Substance Prevention Month

Parents and children who communicate early and often with each other have a positive effect on keeping kids safe from underage substance use. In support of National Youth Substance Use Prevention Month, we’re highlighting resources from the “Talk. They Hear You.” campaign to help parents and caregivers get the help they need to make these conversations work.

You’re Invited! Fall Coalition Meeting

You’re Invited! Fall Coalition Meeting

Community members of all ages are invited to join us for our Fall Coalition Meeting! Celebrating our 2022 Prevention Honorees and our Live Your Why and TimeWise programs. Family-friendly, interactive community event at River Arts with special guest speaker and honoree, Dr. Linda Caldwell. The theme of the evening is supporting youth, families and community members of all ages in making the most of their time.

New Handbook for Coaches!

New Handbook for Coaches!

Lamoille Coaching Collaborative Presents a New Handbook for Coaches! Hot off the press! Youth coaches – check this out! The Lamoille Area Coaching Collaborative, a workgroup of Healthy Lamoille Valley, has created a guide for all youth sports volunteer coaches that focuses on coaches building protective factors in support of positive youth development.

Parent/Caregiver Community

Parent/Caregiver Community

Attention Parents, Foster and Kinship Caregivers! With a new year starting we wanted to let you know that Healthy Lamoille Valley is continuing to host our online community for parents/caregivers of middle and high school students. If you would like to participate, please email Jessica@healthylamoillevalley.org with your name, school district or homeschool, and the grades of your kids. This group requires an invite to participate.