Health briefs: Choose When to help pay for contraceptives
April 16, 2017
Choose When helps pay for long-acting contraceptives
For those who want the most effective form of birth control but can't afford it, Choose When can help. Choose When is a community funded project that is helping area women get IUDs and hormonal implants at low or no cost. IUDs and implants are long-acting, reversible and safe. For more information, call Northwest Colorado Health at 970-879-1632 or Planned Parenthood at 970-879-2212.
YVMC seeking volunteers
Yampa Valley Medical Center is seeking caring people to join its volunteer team. There are openings in the following programs: cookie cart, day surgery, front desk at the Outpatient Pavilion and music programs. Those interested in becoming a volunteer or who would like to learn more about volunteering opportunities at YVMC are asked to contact Volunteer Services at 970-870-1146 or email@example.com.
Share your healthy recipes
Every Monday, Steamboat Today publishes simple, healthy recipes in the Yampa Valley Health section through a partnership with the Colorado State University Extension office. Those who have a recipe that is easy-to-prepare and made from commonly found ingredients are encouraged to share. Forget the fussy soufflé or the dish requiring fenugreek seeds; we're looking for basic recipes that will inspire more to cook. Email healthy recipes to Karen Massey at firstname.lastname@example.org or send them to Massey at the Routt County Extension Office, P.O. Box 772830, Steamboat Springs, CO 80477.
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The Haven accepting new residents
The Haven Assisted Living Center in Hayden is accepting new residents. The 20-bed nonprofit assisted living facility is owned and operated by Northwest Colorado Health. Private and semi-private rooms are available. Services include meals, housekeeping, exercise classes and social activities. Additional amenities and care options are available. Medicaid is accepted for a limited number of available rooms. A respite room also is available for adults who need temporary assisted living care.
For more information, call 970-875-1888 or visit havenseniorliving.com.