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03

Oct
The East and West Neighborhoods met on September 24 and 25, 2019, in to learn, share and network. The theme of the neighborhood meetings was Renewing Our Focus on Safety: Preparation, Prevention & Protection. Thank you to Chairs Liz Lord...

03

Oct
I've registered for the Alliance Annual Meeting on October 30 in Winston-Salem--have you? Here's the link and now's the time! The theme for this year’s meeting is “Fostering YMCA Leaders to Maximize Community Impact,” and it’s an event to bring...

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Oct
The YMCA of Southeastern North Carolina partnered with AARP NC - Coastal on Sept. 13, 2019, on a tactical urbanism (TU) project to demonstrate the need for a crosswalk in Southport, N.C., to support a safe, healthy and active community...

03

Oct
Share this flier with staff, volunteers and members this flu season. The North Carolina Drug Card is a statewide discount prescription assistance program that was launched to help uninsured and underinsured residents afford their prescriptions. A number of pharmacies offer...

03

Oct
One in five U.S. adults experience mental illness each week, and one in six U.S. youth age 6 to 17 experience a mental health disorder each year. This week, October 6-12, 2019, is Mental Illness Awareness Week, which provides an...

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Oct
The final cohort for the Y’s Character Development Learning Institute (CDLI), which nurtures the potential of youth, includes the Henderson Family YMCA and YMCA of the Sandhills in Fayetteville. Our Ys model our values of Caring, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility...

06

Sep
Peer Learning and Networking! YMCA leaders are invited to register by Sept. 16 for one of the two regional Fall Neighborhood Meetings with Peer Community Groups! The morning will feature a plenary session, Renewing Our Focus on Safety: Preparation, Prevention...

05

Sep
September marks Childhood Obesity Awareness Month , and as a leading voice for youth development and healthy living, our North Carolina YMCAs offer ways to prevent and combat this serious health issue. Together, our Ys are highlighting this month through...

05

Sep
YMCAs looking to engage members, volunteers, youth and advocates are invited to learn how to conduct a walk audit on November 7 from 12-5 pm in Winston-Salem. The Alliance will provide reimbursement for registration for up to 10 North Carolina...

05

Sep
The statistics regarding falls among older Americans are sobering: 25% of Americans aged 65+ fall each year. Every 11 seconds, an older adult is treated in an emergency department for a fall-related injury. Every 19 seconds, an older adult dies...