Making a Healthy Environment for a Healthy Community
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. CCCHN strives to improve the overall health of Cayuga County residents by:
- Assessing community health care needs and address strategies to reduce gaps in health care services.
- Implementing activities to improve access to health care services.
- Developing relationships with local, state, and federal government agencies to improve funding opportunities to meet health care needs.
- Providing health and wellness programs to reduce barriers within Cayuga County.
New Round of Diabetes Prevention Launched March 2018
Recruiting has started for the National Diabetes Prevention Program, which begins on March 15. The program will run from 3 to 4 pm Thursdays, at East Hill Family Medical. This is appropriate for people with a blood glucose value of 5.7 to 6.4, who have been diagnosed with prediabetes, or who have risk factors for type 2 diabetes.
This evidence-based program provides tools, social support and education to allow you to make small changes that have been showed to delay or prevent type 2 diabetes.
Learn more by visiting our events page.
Breastfeeding Talk at Play Space - Oct. 2017
Cayuga Community Health Network partnered with Play Space to host a breastfeeding talk in October 2017.
Walk To School Day
October 4, 2017
Cayuga Community Health Network joined other community partners to help the Cayuga County Health Department encourage children to walk to school safely. Read more about the day in the article here.
Take Control of Your Chronic Conditions
Our nonprofit is partnering with the YMCA to bring a Chronic Disease Self-Management workshop to the YMCA in Auburn. You do not have to be a Y member to participate. Then, in April, we're hitting the road to bring this program to Cato. Visit the events page to learn more about these workshops. Interested in bringing this to your group or worksite? Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Change your life to Prevent Diabetes
CCCHN is launching another workshop of the National Diabetes Prevention Program in March. For those who are prediabetic - that is, people who have an A1c of 5.7-6.4 or who have risk factors for diabetes - this program will teach you skills to delay or prevent type 2 diabetes.
We've partnered with Giving Assistant to allow people to support our nonprofit while they shop online.
We've moved! Our new offices are located at 2119 W. Genesee Street Road, Auburn.