Posts Tagged: events

Participate in the Great American Smokeout!

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Put out your butts! Tobacco use is the largest preventable cause of disease and premature death in the U.S.

MHS wants you to participate in the Great American Smokeout!

It’s held on the third Thursday of November. This has been going on since 1977. It is a single-day campaign encouraging smokers to quit for at least 24 hours. This year’s event takes place on Nov. 20.

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MHS Sponsors Heart of a Father Award for Faces of Fatherhood Luncheon

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MHS is helping shine the light on great fathers! We are sponsoring the Heart of a Father award!

Each year, Fathers and Families Center honors great fathers. These fathers are aware and nurturing. The Center gives the Heart of a Father Award to five deserving men. This takes place at the annual Faces of Fatherhood luncheon.

Nominees must be:

  • A biological father residing in Marion County
  • Legal stepfather residing in Marion County
  • Adoptive father residing in Marion County

Citizens Energy Group presents the luncheon. MHS is the sponsor of the Heart of a Father Award. The annual luncheon takes place Friday, June 13. It will be held at the Conrad Indianapolis.

Those men who receive the award are good role models. They also help their children develop. These fathers will receive the Heart of a Father Award. They will each get a cash prize.

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Go Red for Women on Friday, February 7, 2014

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Visit goredforwomen.org

Friday is the American Heart Associations’ Go Red for Women Wear Red Day. Wear Red in support of women’s heart health!

From Go Red for Women’s Facebook page:
The facts are clear. More women die of heart disease than all forms of cancer combined. Unfortunately, the killer isn’t as easy to see. Heart disease is often silent, hidden and misunderstood.

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Please join MHS at the Anderson Black Expo Community Health Fair in Anderson, IN on August 3, 2013

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Please join MHS at the Anderson Black Expo Community Health Fair in Anderson, IN, 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Anderson Preparatory Academy 101 W. 29th St. Anderson, IN 46016.

This event is FREE and open to the public. It will include health screenings, information on preventive health, and health education on the various health issues in your community.
MHS will have a booth with important health information and fun giveaways!

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