The Lorain County Wellness Network provides local, credible and timely health and wellness information to local organizations. The network meets quarterly for breakfast at locations around Lorain County, providing a forum to share local successes and resources. No cost to join.
We aim to:
Increase the number of comprehensive wellness initiatives
Improve the quality and effectiveness of wellness programming, and to create environments where the healthy choice is the easier choice
Who should attend? Employers, human resource professionals, wellness coordinators, wellness team members, occupational nurses, leaders of faith-based organizations, health ministry coordinators, parish nurses, and community leaders.
Topic: The Burden of Tobacco in Lorain County
When: Thursday, March 5, 7:30 - 9:00 a.m.
Where: Lorain County Public Health in the Community Room, 9880 S. Murray Ridge Rd., Elyria
The Lorain County Wellness Network Advisory Committee is organized by Lorain County Public Health. The Advisory committee meets 2-4 times per year to decide topics for discussion, meeting logistics, and evaluation.
Thank you to our current advisory committee members:
Brad Calabrese - University Hospitals Avon Health Center, Center for Health and Fitness
Beth Finnegan - Mercy Health, Parish Nursing and Resource Mothers Program
Kevin Rhodes - Ridge Tool, Human Resources Director
Kim Haney- Amherst Schools, Medical Health and Technology
Rick Swartz - Beckett Corporation, Human Resources Director
Kim Horvath - University Hospitals, Registered Dietitian