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Jul 23

Helpline Available for Mental Health Crises

If you are experiencing a mental health crisis, please call the Helpline:  1-844-430-8520.  The CROSS Mental Health Region serves the Iowa counties of Clarke, Decatur, Lucas, Monroe, Ringgold and Wayne.  For additional information about services provided, contacts and helpful links, lease visit their website at

Jul 23

Cool Off with this Power Berry Smoothie!

Beat the heat this summer with a refreshing strawberry and blueberry smoothie.  Find the recipe for this and many other healthy meal planning ideas at the Fruits and Veggies: More Matters website.

Jul 23

Parents as Teachers’ Endowment Fund Open for Contributions

The Parents as Teachers program offered by Ringgold County Public Health is supported entirely with grant money from a number of organizations.  Since the program was started in 2000, more than 700 families have been served.  The program’s goals are to increase parent knowledge of early childhood development, improve parenting practices, provide early detection of […]

Jul 23

PAT Day at the Park Rescheduled for August 3

The Parents as Teachers Day at the Park group activity has been rescheduled for Monday, August 3, at Judge Lewis Park at 10:00 am.  Information will be shared about ways to beat the summer heat and the importance of physical activity. Bring the kids out for a playdate at the park.  Plan a super fun day […]