Category: Blog

CommuniCare Honors Dean, A Volunteer of More Than 15 Years!

“There are many skills that are useful, volunteer to do something you like.” -Dean Wheeler Dean has been volunteering with CommuniCare for more than 15 years! When Dean’s wife mentioned an article that she had read in the local newspaper about the need for Spanish…

heart, volunteers, thanks, generous, involved, humble, kind

CommuniCare is Celebrating National Volunteer Week

NATIONAL VOLUNTEER WEEK is this week, April 7-13, 2019 Established in 1974, National Volunteer Week is an opportunity to celebrate the impact of volunteers. This week we celebrate the power of volunteers to tackle society’s greatest challenges and build stronger communities across the nation. This…

teen health week heart logo

Join us in celebrating Teen Health Week, April 1-7

It’s Teen Health Week, April 1-7, with a special day to recognize preventative care and vaccines on Wednesday, April 3. Teen Health Week is a global initiative to raise awareness of the unique health issues facing teens all over the world. Teen Health Week encourages…

Safer Sex This Valentine’s Day

Condoms promote safer sex. February 14-21 is National Condom Week! Condoms are safer sex barriers that prevent pregnancy and the spread of sexually transmitted infections by up to 98 percent. Most people are familiar with these tools, but do you really know exactly how they…

Get Heart Happy This Valentine’s Day!

While observing Valentine’s Day with heart decorations and loved ones, celebrate all that your heart does for you and commit to protecting it.   Cardiovascular disease is a term that describes hypertension (high blood pressure), heart attack, stroke, and other disorders related to the cardiovascular…

Your Cervical Health

Your Cervical Health Begins with Prevention Awareness

Your Cervical Health Begins with Prevention Awareness January is Cervical Health Awareness Month, and CommuniCare Health Centers wants you to know that there’s a lot you can do to prevent cervical cancer. Each year, more than 13,000 women are diagnosed with cervical cancer in the…

a green image with a boy in the middle that says get moving indoors

Get Moving Indoors With the Whole Family

Your health and well-being shouldn’t be put on hold for the holidays, but we know it can be hard to find the motivation or time in between all those delicious meals. Thankfully, there are lots of tricks you can use to get your family moving!


Healthy Living with Diabetes

CommuniCare’s Healthy Living with Diabetes program assists patients with elevated blood sugar in addition to supporting mothers with gestational diabetes. Our team of a Diabetes Educator and a Registered Dietitian provide one-on-one counseling, self-management education, and home visits. The team collaborates with our health care…

an image of a woman speaking to a patient about sexual assult

Speak Up About Sexual Harassment

We provide a supportive, confidential and safe place to speak out. If you have experienced unwanted sexual advances or assault, you are not alone! Read more now.