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Healthy Minds, Healthy Lives of Pike County Survey
Healthy Minds, Healthy Lives of Pike County is a collaborative partnership of differing organizations within our community. The mission of the partnership is to increase the importance, knowledge and ability of individuals who have mental health needs to seek help. The hope is that through increasing these initiatives, individuals and families of individuals living with mental health needs will therefore have the ability to lead high quality, meaningful lives.
We ask that you please take the time to answer our survey. These questions provide participants with an opportunity to be heard and a chance to advise the partnership of your own individual needs. Your opinion matters and may help to serve as a catalyst for change within our community, providing the partnership with the much needed insight and knowledge that are needed to strategically design programs and services catered to residents’ individual needs. Participants will remain anonymous and information will remain strictly confidential. Learn more about Healthy Lives, Healthy Minds of Pike County.
Breastfeeding Newsletter - "World Breastfeeding Week "
World Breastfeeding Week is August 1-7, 2014. Additionally, Missouri recognizes the whole month of August as Breastfeeding Month. This year’s theme is "Breastfeeding: A Winning Goal for Life", which asserts the importance of increasing and sustaining the protection, promotion and support of breastfeeding. Breastfeeding is the optimal way to feed infants and the health benefits can be found in both mother and child throughout their lives. This theme celebrates the team effort needed to help mothers achieve their breastfeeding goals by making breastfeeding easier.
Read past issues of the Breastfeeding Newsletter