Making a Healthy Environment for a Healthy Community
About Cayuga Community Health Network, Inc.
The Cayuga County Community Health Network, Inc. (CCCHN) is a consortium of community, health and human service leaders and providers who serve the residents of Cayuga County. We are a 501(c)3 nonprofit that strives to improve the overall health of Cayuga County residents by building capacity, strenghtening collaboration, and offering direct services.
Chronic Disease Self-Management comes to Weedsport
Learn how to change your life to better live with your symptoms of your ongoing health condition
A chronic disease self-management workshop begins next month.
Fundamentals Covered: Who Should Attend?
- Healthy eating - People with any health condition (including
- Being physically active mental health or depression)
- Self-Care - People with risk factors for diabetes (low
- Action Plans physical activity and higher weight)
- Mindfulness - Anyone interested in living a healthier life
- Better sleep - Caregivers
What is Included?
Social support, tools and a curriculum led by two peer leaders who will assist participants in learning techniques and strategies to improve how to live with their symptoms.
When is this?
This starts at 6 pm to 7:30 pm Wednesday, June 5, through Wednesday July 10.
2017-2018 Annual Report
Interested in what we've been up to this year? Check out a quick snapshot of our program year by viewing our annual report. Like what you see? Check back to view our events, or consider donating to help this nonprofit continue our mission.
We’re hiring two Healthy Neighborhoods positions
Healthy Neighborhoods Program is looking for a Program Coordinator and Assistant Coordinator. This Cayuga County program works with residents to identify potential hazards in the home, and provides free education and products to make the home safer.
Make Mealtimes Smoother
For families with a 2 to 4-year-old, we have a new program to help parents with picky eaters understand HOW to improve feeding of their young children, rather than what to feed them. This fun, interactive workshop series will be at the Playspace, starting June 3rd.
Doula Training in Weedsport
This spring, our nonprofit brought trainers to Weedsport to teach people how to be birth coaches, or doulas. We’re collecting referrals of pregnant women who live in Cayuga County who may need support during their pregnancy and labor. CCCHN will connect women who have Medicaid with birth coaches.
Did you know your tablet can make you healthier?
CCCHN is working with the Seymour Library to have a Technology, Health & Fitness workshop, which helps people understand how to use apps to track their food and physical activity to better control their conditions, such as diabetes and high blood pressure. Staff regularly come to the library on alternating Mondays. Bring your own device or use a tablet or phone provided by the Cayuga Community Health Network. Registration is appreciated, so please call the library at 252-2571.
We've partnered with Giving Assistant to allow people to support our nonprofit while they shop online.
Our office is typically open from 8 am to 4 pm Monday through Friday. It closes on most federal holidays.