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Litchfield County (CT): Focused Outreach Report Back

Posted by on June 25th, 2024 0 comments Tags: , , , , ,

Each year (for us that is May 1- April 30), Region 7 “focuses” on learning about two geographic areas.  In this blog post, there is a brief introduction to our Focused Outreach model and some of the things we learned and want to share about that work in Litchfield County, CT. You might recognize this… Read More »

Posted in: Blog, Weekly Newsletter



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Spotlight: Intern Bria Lemon-Johnson and Graphic Medicine

Posted by on June 17th, 2024 0 comments Tags: , , , ,

Introducing Myself and My Graphic Medicine Project Hello, NNLM R7 partners and friends! My name is Bria, and I am a current graduate student at Southern Connecticut State University, where I am pursuing my degree in library science. I’m thrilled to share a bit about my exciting internship project with you all, and I hope… Read More »

Posted in: Communities of Interest, Graphic Medicine



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Resources You Can Use: Be Healthy Outside

Posted by on May 20th, 2024 0 comments Tags: , ,

It’s that time of year again where people are getting outside and enjoying the weather. Whether it’s gardening at home, taking a hike in the woods, or spending time on the water, here are resources that can help you stay healthy and safe throughout the summer. Fun in the Sun Remember: Shade Clothing Hat Sunglasses… Read More »

Posted in: NLM Resources



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Resources You Can Use: Winter Weather

Posted by on December 18th, 2023 0 comments Tags: , ,

Previously, I highlighted tips to stay safe in winter weather focused on snow, cold and ice. But according to the Fifth National Climate Assessment, released in November 2023, the Northeast is looking at warmer, wetter winters in the future. So in addition to remembering safety information for staying safe in snow and cold, we need… Read More »

Posted in: Blog



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Resources You Can Use: Preparedness Month 2023

Posted by on September 1st, 2023 0 comments Tags: , ,

September is National Preparedness Month. This year’s theme is “Take Control in 1, 2, 3” focusing on preparing older adults, specifically older adults from communities that are disproportionally impacted by all-hazard events. From ready.gov, “This theme empowers everyone, especially older adults, to 1) assess their needs, 2) make a plan and 3) engage their support… Read More »

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