Entries by April Fallon

Global Big Latch On August 2019

The North Country Family Health Center’s Jefferson and Lewis County Women, Infants, and Children’s (WIC) Program is hosting their Big Latch On events on Friday, August 2, 2019 in conjunction with World Breastfeeding Week, August 1 – August 7, 2019. The Big Latch On will be held in Watertown at the Jefferson County Historical Society’s […]

Family Day – Celebrating Community Wellness

North Country Family Health Center (NCFHC) will join over 1,400 other Community Health Centers across the United States in celebrating National Health Center Week, August 4-10, 2019. The theme of this year’s celebration is, “Celebrating America’s Health Centers: Rooted in Communities.” The first Community Health Centers, also known as Federally Qualified Health Centers, were established […]

WIC Breastfeeding Group Celebrates Anniversary

North Country Family Health Center’s (NCFHC) Lewis County’s Women, Infants, and Children’s (WIC) Carthage breastfeeding group will celebrate its first year anniversary on April 3, 2019. The Lewis County WIC Program partnered with Carthage Area Hospital to offer a Carthage area breastfeeding support group for families. The support group is held from 11:00 a.m. – […]

North Country Family Health Center Expands Preventative Dental Services to Lyme Central School

North Country Family Health Center (NCFHC) is now providing preventative dental services to students at Lyme Central School. A ribbon cutting ceremony will be held in the Health Room, #213, at Lyme Central School, 11868 Academy Street, Chaumont, at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, February 4th. Students, administrators, staff of NCFHC, and local political representatives will […]

February is National School-Based Health Care Awareness Month

North Country Family Health Center (NCFHC) joins school-based health center providers and advocates from across the nation in recognizing the month of February as National School-Based Health Care Awareness Month. National School-Based Health Care Awareness Month is sponsored by the School-Based Health Alliance, a national organization that promotes and supports school-based health centers to assure […]

NoCo Celebrates 25 Years at North Elementary School-Based Health Center

On Friday, December 14, 2018, North Country Family Health Center (NCFHC) staff and local political and school representatives will celebrate the NCFHC’s 25th year of providing healthcare to students at their School-Based Health Center at North Elementary, 171 East Hoard Street, Watertown. A celebration will be held for all staff from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 […]

National Mammography Day October 19, 2018

North Country Family Health Center (NCFHC) and Northern Radiology Imaging, Watertown, have collaborated to provide mammography screening appointments to qualifying NCFHC patients on National Mammography Day, Friday, October 19, 2018 at Northern Radiology Imaging. October is recognized as National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and many organizations use the month of October to help raise awareness, […]