Rochester's Indigenous Peoples Day celebration is 'just the beginning'
Democrat & Chronicle
October 10, 2022 - Common Ground Health, kicked off it's new Indigenous Health Initiative at the first annual Indigenous People's Day in Rochester.
Not all RCSD students can access playful learning, report says
Rochester Beacon
October 5, 2022 - “RCSD parents and students are clear: play is vital to children’s education, social and life skills,” says Jenn Beideman, Advocacy Manager at Healthi Kids, a Common Ground Health initiative.
Get updated COVID-19 booster shot
The Chronicle Express
October 5, 2022 - “With COVID-19 variants continuing to persist and with flu season approaching, it is important that people stay up to date with their vaccinations,” Linda Clark, Chief Medical Officer at Common Ground Health, said.
Area residents encouraged to get COVID-19 boosters
The Batavian
September 29, 2022 - Linda Clark, Chief Medical Officer at Common Ground Health, said, “With COVID-19 variants continuing to persist and with flu season approaching, it is important that people stay up to date with their vaccinations."
Healthcare workers hanging on during staffing shortage: “Look for other opportunities within the healthcare system”
Finger Lakes 1
September 19, 2022 - “We know we have 1,200 beds that could be filled, that can’t be accommodated because we don’t have the healthcare workforce,” said Melissa Wendland, Director of Strategic Initiatives for Common Ground Health.
Common Ground hosts event to promote healthy living
News 10
September 17, 2022 - “Self-care, especially in this season, is very important for us. So, taking time out just to mingle with other sisters, and socialize and network is very important,” said Jackie Dozier, Program Manager, Common Ground Health.
‘A Call to Women of Color’ health event held in Rochester
Rochester First
September 17, 2022 - The event was created by Jackie Dozier, Program Manager of Common Ground Health to focus on empowering women and girls of color and to engage in a conversation about healthy living.
City proclaims September ‘BIPOC/Black and Brown Senior Month’
News 10 NBC
September 16, 2022 - Common Ground Health's Senior Adults Community Engagement Project engages seniors of color to share their wisdom with a wide variety of community organizations.
Monroe County to Open Bivalent COVID-19 Booster Vaccination Clinics this Week
Genesee Sun
September 16, 2022 - Monroe County Department of Public Health is offering free Pfizer bivalent COVID-19 booster vaccinations during Common Ground Health's A Call to Women of Color event.
Women and Girls of Color Are Invited to Gather For Health & Empowerment
Minority Reporter
September 16, 2022 - A Call to Women of Color, an initiative of Common Ground Health focuses on empowering women and girls of color to engage in conversation about racial disparities and to promote healthy living among women.
'A Call to Women of Color’ happening September 17 at Genesee Valley Park
Finger Lakes 1
September 15, 2022 - Women and girls of color are invited to Common Ground Health's annual A Call to Women of Color, which focuses on empowering women and girls of color to engage in conversation and promote healthy living among women.
Monroe County will hold clinics to distribute Omicron specific boosters starting Wednesday Bonnie Marrocco News10NBC
News 10
September 14, 2022 - The new Omicron variant-specific COVID-19 boosters made by Pfizer will be offered at Common Ground Health's “A Call to Women of Color” Event.