Virtual Naloxone training

Join us for this life-saving learning opportunity! Partnership will be presenting a Naloxone training via Zoom on Wednesday, June 3 at 11 a.m. This brief class will teach participants how to use the nasal spray Naloxone, a drug that can reverse the effects of an opioid overdose. The training will also include a history of opioids [...]

Free family engagement webinar series

Partnership Carson City is teaming up with Carson High School, presenting a free family engagement webinar series to help promote health and wellness for youth and adults alike. This ongoing series starts May 7 through June 3 with all programs held at 6 p.m. via Zoom conference call. The topics are designed to help promote [...]

Free educational webinars to promote health and strength

Partnership Carson City is hosting a free informative webinar series every Tuesday at 3 p.m., each week covering a different topic that focuses on continuing to build a healthy, strong community. “As a coalition, the way we’re set up, we can easily adapt to our community needs,” said Hannah McDonald, executive director of PCC. “And [...]

2020-07-02T16:13:59-07:00March 30th, 2020|Community, Drug Info, Events, Front Page News, Health, News|

Free virtual yoga brings community together

Partnership Carson City is going virtual with its yoga series in an effort to continue to provide a needed respite with the ongoing limitations as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19). The free one-hour Wellness Yoga series takes place at 5:15 p.m. on Mondays. Instructions for joining the sessions are available below. The classes will [...]

2020-07-02T16:11:51-07:00March 20th, 2020|Community, Events, Front Page News, Health, News|

Office closed temporarily, available remotely

Partnership Carson City is closing their office until further notice to be cautious about the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19), and the staff will be working remotely. Partnership staff will also be checking the office voicemail as well as will remain readily available via email. They will also provide their cell phone numbers for texting or calling [...]

2020-04-17T10:44:34-07:00March 16th, 2020|Community, Drug Info, Events, Front Page News, Health, News|

Students ramp up homeless drive for “Count Day”

With the annual nationwide homeless “Count Day” around the corner, two Carson High School seniors are conducting a homeless drive and have created a GoFundMe page (external link) for monetary donations to support the effort. “Count Day” is when cities across the county conduct an annual point-in-time count of homeless individuals. The seniors are also [...]

2020-04-17T10:42:50-07:00January 21st, 2020|Community, Events, Health, News|

Finding Stacia: A story of addiction and survival

Part III: A breath of new life   This is the third in a series about Stacia Nepper, the new deputy director for Partnership Carson City. She hopes her story of overcoming addiction will inspire others to seek help. Reach her or find additional resources at pcccarson.org.   By Teri Vance   In the chaos [...]

2020-04-17T10:42:57-07:00January 17th, 2020|Adult Health, Community, Events, Health, Meth, News|

Mock teen bedroom helps parents spot warning signs

Partnership Carson City youth high school program participant Nancy Mejorado, 17, is creating a mock teenage bedroom for parents and community leaders to better know how to spot drugs among youth belongings. The mock bedroom, which is Mejorado’s Carson High School senior project, opens to the public 2:30-7 p.m. Jan. 22-23 at Partnership’s main office, [...]

Free “Women Seeking Safety” workshop series being offered

Women who have experienced trauma in their lives are encouraged to join a free personal development workshop series open to the public starting Wednesday, Jan. 8. The evidence-based 12-week series offers attendees practical resources for living well. Be part of any or all of these workshops focused on increasing your individual strengths and coping skills. [...]

Free yoga series continues pain management

Anyone is welcome to join Partnership Carson City for its second free Wellness Yoga series Mondays at 5:15 p.m. for one hour at the Carson City Community Center. All ages and genders can attend to take a physical and mental break as well as approach pain management in a holistic way, said Hannah McDonald, executive [...]

2019-12-29T22:40:25-08:00December 20th, 2019|Community, Events, Front Page News, Health, News, Prescription Drugs|