Recent News and Updates

PHC Grateful for Flu Clinic Help

We are extremely fortunate that the Upper Valley has many people and organizations who work together to make our communities healthier and better places to live, work, and play. With help from many parts of the community, the Public Health Council of the Upper Valley, the largest and broadest coalition of people and organizations that […]

MVHI Now Part of the Public Health Council of the Upper Valley

Lebanon, NH — On October 19, 2016, the Mascoma Valley Health Initiative (MVHI) became part of the Public Health Council of the Upper Valley. “This change makes the organization stronger and will help us fulfill our mission of making Upper Valley communities better and healthier places to live,” said Alice Ely, who now becomes the […]

Finding a Path to Affordable Prescription Medications

The Public Health Council, in partnership with Dartmouth Hitchcock and Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital are excited to announce the availability of “Finding a Path to Affordable Prescription Medications: A Resource Guide.” This tool will help individuals and their trusted health advocates develop a plan for getting the medications they need at a reasonable cost. […]

2016 Free Flu Vaccine Clinics

Mascoma Valley Health Initiative (MVHI) and the Public Health Council of the Upper Valley are pleased to offer four FREE flu vaccine clinics in September and October this year. Annual influenza vaccination provides powerful protection to yourself, your family members, and all the people you come in contact with throughout the “flu season.” Many people agree […]

Student Interns Get Real-World Public Health Training

For the past 18 months, Emma Hartswick, one of the student interns profiled in this article, has worked with the Public Health Council as an Upper Valley Social Entrepreneurship Fellow from the Dartmouth Center for Service. She has been a real asset to our work and we look forward to having her back on staff […]