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Living Room Conversations: Media & Polarization – April 12

Connecting Point is offering a new series of classes that create an opportunity to discuss current and challenging topics within a structure of trust. “Living Room Conversations” is model of communicating developed by dialogue experts that facilitates building connection between people despite their differences. In these guided conversations, each participant is given time to share […]

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National 211 Day Celebrates Integral Work of 211 Call Center

Friday, February 11 is National 211 Day, when we celebrate the individuals behind the life enhancing services of 211 call centers. 211 Connecting Point is Nevada County’s free, multilingual information and referral call center. Residents may dial 2-1-1 to receive 24/7 live assistance and connect with community and health resources and services including senior care, […]

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Connecting Point to Host Three Online “Living Room Conversations”

Connecting Point is offering a new series of classes that create an opportunity to discuss current and challenging topics within a structure of trust. “Living Room Conversations” is model of communicating developed by dialogue experts that facilitates building connection between people despite their differences. In these guided conversations, each participant is given time to share […]

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Free Online Health and Wellness Classes Hosted by Connecting Point

Connecting Point hosts a variety of free workshops and class series each month focused on health, wellness, and caregiving.  The following classes will be held live, via Zoom. Pre-registration is required. Chair Yoga – This weekly 45-minute class can help improve your flexibility, concentration, and strength, while boosting mood, and reducing stress and joint strain. […]

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Happy National 211 Day!

NEVADA COUNTY, Calif. February 11, 2021 – Today, February 11th is 211 Day and, for the first time, it is being celebrated nationwide. 211 Day spreads awareness of how the service supports the community with information and resources. 211 is Nevada County’s free, multilingual and confidential information and referral system. 211 connects residents to community […]

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Living Well With a Chronic Condition – March 4

February 21, 2020 – Connecting Point is hosting a free workshop to help Nevada County residents prioritize their long-term health. Living Well with a Chronic Condition is geared toward folks with health conditions such as heart disease, arthritis, depression, and emphysema. Over this 6-week course, participants will share experiences, make action plans, and problem-solve alongside others […]

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Living Well with a Chronic Condition – free classes start Jan. 16

January 9, 2020 – Connecting Point is hosting a free workshop to help Nevada County residents prioritize their long-term health. Living Well with a Chronic Condition is geared toward folks with health conditions such as heart disease, arthritis, depression, and emphysema. Over this 6-week course, participants will share experiences, make action plans, and problem-solve alongside others […]

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Free Drive-Thru Flu Shots on Oct. 21

October 20, 2019 – The Nevada County Public Health Department wants to help you Fight the Flu. Get your free flu shot on October 21st from 12:00-4:00 pm without ever leaving your car. Flu shots will be available for adults and children 3 years and older. The free drive-thru clinic will be held in the […]

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Conquer Your Stress with Upcoming Class

September 6, 2019 – Connecting Point is hosting a free workshop to help Nevada County residents prioritize their health and mental well-being. Stress Busters! is a 4-week series of fun, interactive classes exploring a variety of stress-busting tools and techniques. Learn to use exercise, nutrition, and a healthy dose of humor to master stress and […]

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Take Charge of Your Diabetes with upcoming free class at Connecting Point

July 19, 2019 – Connecting Point is hosting a free workshop to help Nevada County residents prioritize their long-term health. The Diabetes Empowerment Education Program (DEEP) is an evidence-based workshop for people with diabetes or pre-diabetes and their caregivers. Get proactive, take control of your health, and gain valuable tools to make more informed health […]

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Change Opens CalFresh to SSI Recipients

May 10, 2019 – As of June 1, 2019 people receiving Supplemental Security Income (SSI) will be eligible for CalFresh benefits. CalFresh (formerly known as Food Stamps) provides financial support to people with low income. CalFresh benefits can be used to buy fruits, vegetables, and other nutritious foods. The program previously excluded seniors and people with […]