Monthly Archives: February 2013

Saline Library and Hospital Collaborate to Improve Health

The Saline County Library System and Saline Memorial Hospital in Benton recently collaborated to improve health.

Pictured left to right: Rebecca Jones, Ashley Tappe, and Krista Petty

Pictured left to right: Rebecca Jones, Ashley Tappe, and Krista Petty

The Saline County Library System is collaborating with Saline Memorial Hospital in Benton for the first time to present the Well on Your Way program, starting today at the Mabel Boswell Memorial Library in Bryant.

Krista Petty, public relations coordinator for the Saline County Library, said progress in this collaborative effort began in the early fall of 2012.

“I wanted to just show the public that you can get healthy in a lot of different ways [other] than just getting on a treadmill,” Petty said.

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HIV Health Literacy Training February 19th & 20th

The AIDS Community Research Initiative of America (A New York City based organization) In collaboration with the Arkansas Department of Health-HIV/STD/Hep C Section and Office of Minority Health & Health Disparities invites you to participate in their National HIV Health Literacy Technical Assistance & Capacity Building Program February 19th & 20th 2013 from 9am to 5pm at the Arkansas Department of Health Auditorium, 4815 West Markham St., Little Rock, AR 72205

Flyer: PDF | Word
Registration: PDF | Word

Please RSVP to: Lisa Frederick at [email protected]

Local questions can be answered by Tina Long at 501-661-2155