See below for a list of regional health-related opportunities! Have an event you would like promoted? Email us the details at ruralhealth@nmu.edu.

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FAWM

Feeding America West Michigan

The Feeding America West Michigan mobile food pantry program brings fresh groceries directly into communities with a high need for food support. A Mobile Food Pantry is essentially a farmers market on wheels, so it’s an effective avenue for distributing fresh, perishable food to those who need it. 

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February 22 & 23 | Applied Suicide Intervention Skill Training (ASIST)

Anyone can make a difference.

  • Two-day workshop in suicide intervention skills 
  • Learn and practice a life-saving intervention model 
  • Widely used by professionals and the general public

Limited availability for this 2 day training! 
Registration: available @ KierstensRide.org 

  • $50 to register the rest funded by Kiersten's Ride 
  • BOTH full days are required: 8:15 am - 4:30 pm 
  • Social Work CE, SCECHs available- advise at registration 
  • Location: Newberry Methodist Church , 110 W Harrie St, Newberry, MI 
  • Questions: email KierstensRide@outlook.com or call Lisa Clavier 231-675-5047

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April 12 | U.P. Early Childhood Conference

UP Early Childhood Conference 2024 will be April 12, 2024 at the Northern Center, Northern Michigan University, in Marquette, Michigan.

More Opportunities Coming Soon