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Counties unite efforts to address mounting mental health crisis and other issues in Finger Lakes region

Counties unite efforts to address mounting mental health crisis and other issues in Finger Lakes region

Counties throughout the Finger Lakes region will spend the next three years focusing on residents’ struggles with mental health, substance use disorders, chronic diseases, and food security in the region, according to a new report.

Governor Hochul appoints Wade Norwood to statewide aging committee

Governor Hochul appoints Wade Norwood to statewide aging committee

New York Governor Kathy Hochul appointed Common Ground Health CEO Wade Norwood to serve on a committee to advise on the state’s first-ever master plan on aging. The master plan will ensure older New Yorkers can live healthy, fulfilling lives while aging with dignity and independence. 

Homelessness is a significant issue in both rural and urban areas of the Finger Lakes region

Homelessness is a significant issue in both rural and urban areas of the Finger Lakes region

Despite being viewed as an urban problem, homelessness is increasing in rural communities of the Finger Lakes region as well, according to a new Common Ground Health issue spotlight.

Area Residents Urged to Get Updated COVID-19 Booster Shot

Area Residents Urged to Get Updated COVID-19 Booster Shot

The CDC recently approved reformulated booster shots to further protect against COVID-19.

My Health Story 2022 makes survey accessibility a top priority

My Health Story 2022 makes survey accessibility a top priority

Sign language videos, text-to-speech technology, and larger font sizes attract diverse respondents

BIPOC seniors’ contributions highlighted

BIPOC seniors’ contributions highlighted

Local officials proclaimed September BIPOC/Black and Brown Senior Month during a ceremony Sept. 16 at City Hall.

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