Archive for July 2015

Come to Poughkeepsie’s 7th Annual La Guelaguetza 2015

Come to the 7th Annual Guelaguetza! Sunday, August 2, 2015.  1pm – 7pm at Waryas Park, Poughkeepsie, NY. You will find authentic flavors of Oaxaca, Mexico, with its colorful costumes, its dances, its joyful rhythmic music, its tasty foods and its typical handicrafts. This Festival also offers children’s activities including a handicraft workshop, and local nonprofit organizations providing information about community services. Come to the 7th Annual Poughkeepsie’s La Gualaguetza, a festival of cultural sharing!   for more information:

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Long Island Sustainable Agricultural Community Raises Thousands to Support Access to Health Care for Farm Workers

North Fork Benefit Hosted by Long Island’s Winegrowing Industry Supports HRHCare’s Agricultural Health Fund, Increases Health Care Access for Agricultural Workers and Their Families HRHCare’s Agricultural Health Fund Provides Quality Medical Care for Issues like Poor Nutrition, Asthma, Musculoskeletal Conditions, Lack of Preventive Care, and Family Dental and Medical Services Riverhead, NY – Nearly 150 New Yorkers came together on Thursday to raise $65,000 in support of Long Island’s agricultural workforce at an event for the HRHCare Foundation and the Agricultural Health Fund. Hosted by Long Island Sustainable Winegrowers, Barbara Shinn and David Page of Shinn Estate Vineyards, and Jonathan […]

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At 40th Anniversary Celebration, HRHCare Renames Flagship Facility in Honor of Founding Mother Rev. Jeannette J. Phillips

PEEKSKILL, NY – Congresswoman Nita Lowey, Westchester County Legislator Catherine Borgia, and Peekskill Mayor Frank Catalina today joined health pioneer Dr. Jack Geiger and executives and staff of HRHCare for a 40th Anniversary ribbon cutting event to rededicate HRHCare’s flagship facility in Peekskill and rename it in honor of Reverend Jeannette J. Phillips. Phillips served as the organization’s first board president in 1975 and is the last living “founding mother” of HRHCare. The other founding mothers were the late Willie Mae Jackson, Mary Woods and Pearl Woods. In the early 1970s, four women in Peekskill came together to address the […]

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Community Health Fair in Hudson

Come visit the Community Health Fair at the HRHCare Health Center at Hudson on Tuesday, July 21st from 4 to 7 PM! Have your questions about health care and insurance answered, sample free healthy snacks, have a health screening done, take a tour of the Health Center with Family Nurse Practitioner Joyce Morse and take home some fun giveaways. You will also have the opportunity to meet and chat with other local agencies who can help you and your family including the Cancer Services Program, New York State Health Navigators, Columbia County Community Services, Catholic Charities – WIC/SNAP and many more. […]

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HRHCare Day of Wellness

Come visit the HRHCare Day of Wellness at Pugsley Park, directly across the street from the HRHCare Health Center at Peekskill, on July 13th! Enjoy free activities, health screenings, games, a zumba class, dance performances, a magician and music provided by DJ Pete Peterson. You’ll also have the opportunity to learn more about HRHCare’s 40 year history, learn about our health care services and speak to someone about health insurance coverage. The HRHCare Day of Wellness will take place in Pugsley Park, 1038 Main Street in Peekskill, from 10 AM until 3 PM on Monday, July 13th.

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