Our next meeting is scheduled for Monday, December 10 at the Tompkins County Health Department, 55 Brown Road in the Rice Conference Room from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm.
We will hold a business meeting from 12:00 to 1:00 pm with the following agenda items:
- Committee and program updates
- Nominations for 2019
- Review of 2019 Health Planning Council Work Plan (including Tompkins Health Network, our rural health network for Tompkins County)
At 1:00 pm, there will be a short informational presentation. Jenna Hotaling, Team Leader from the Finger Lakes Problem Gambling Resource Center will tell us about resources for their 12 county region that includes Tompkins. The Center is a program of the New York State Council on Problem Gambling.
Please email or contact me if you are not able to attend this meeting. We will need a quorum as we are voting on 2019 membership.
Best regards and happy holidays,
I also want to tell you about the Blueprint for Health Equity, scheduled on Monday, December 3, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm at The Space @ Greenstar, 700 West Buffalo Street. This free event is being sponsored by HealthlinkNY and Care Compass Network. It is an interactive learning experience designed to help participants increase their understanding of the social determinants of health and the impact of poverty and race on health outcomes. To learn more or register, please visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/blueprint-for-health-equity-tickets-52543045664