2016 Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day Facebook Artwork Contest “Finding Help. Finding Hope” Eligibility: Any child between the age of 4 and 18 residing or attending school in Allegan County is eligible to enter a picture of their own completed artwork via our Allegan County Children’s Mental Health Awareness – 2016 page. Prizes will be awarded […]
Bethany Christian Services is now providing counseling services in Allegan. To schedule an appointment please call our Holland office at 616-396-0623. Click flyer to open in new window for print/download.
Date: Friday, June 24 Time: 8am – 4pm Place: Allegan High School Conference Center Please join us for this FREE training event featuring presenters from the Autism Alliance of Michigan. This training will provide an overview of special populations, including communication and behavior basics, safety and crisis training, tactical demonstrations, and crisis certification. To register, […]
April is National Foot Health Awareness Month and a time when the experts at Allegan General Hospital’s Wound Healing Center suggest people take a moment to stand up for their feet. According to the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society, the average person takes 10,000 steps each day which adds up to more than three […]
Allegan General Hospital is hosting “Dessert, Love and Your Pelvic Floor” on Thursday, April 28 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Martin United Methodist Church’s Fellowship Hall (969 East Allegan Street, Martin). The event is designed to bring women together in a relaxing environment to enjoy some delightful desserts and learn how optimal […]
(Allegan, MI) – Where we live matters to our health. The County Health Rankings is an easy tool to use to show that where you live impacts how well and long you live. Allegan County is ranked 12th in Health Outcomes this year out of 84 counties in Michigan. Last year Allegan County ranked 13th. […]
Allegan General Hospital is kicking off spring break by offering a Babysitting Training Class on Friday, April 1 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the hospital. The class is designed for 12 to 15 year olds and prepares teens for babysitting. “Our goal is to teach participants the skills they need to know to […]
Diabetes Alert Day represents an important reminder for all people to assess their possible risk for type 2 diabetes. Type 2 diabetes occurs when the body becomes resistant to insulin. This results in unhealthy blood sugar levels leading to a variety of medical complications. Risk factors for type 2 Diabetes include heredity, age, diet, inactivity, […]
With the goal of making kids and families happy, healthy, and whole, one of the resources AAP recommends that pediatricians utilize is 2-1-1.
Mental Health First Aid Training for March and April, 2016. Click the flyer to open in a new window or download.