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    Programs that provide information that helps the public make choices which promote personal health, prevent illness and disability, take advantage of opportunities for early detection, and support their ability to deal effectively with health problems when they arise. General health education programs provide information about a wide variety of health related topics rather than specializing in a particular area.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    Community-Based ServicesThe American Red Cross offers classes in First Aid, CPR, AED, Medication Administration Training, Babysitting, and Lifeguarding, as well as Learn-to-Swim and other Aquatics programs.AlbanyHEALTH AND SAFETYAMERICAN RED CROSS OF NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK
    Disease/Disability Care ServicesThe Visiting Nurse Service offers services through a Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) who will visit patients in their homes to help them manage their diabetes and the complications it produces by educating them about the disease.SchenectadyDIABETES EDUCATIONVISITING NURSE SERVICE OF SCHENECTADY AND SARATOGA COUNTIES
    Education/Prevention ServicesProvides education and screenings to help individuals with various health concerns, such as cancer, heart disease, diabetes, blood pressure, etc.EssexADULT AND SENIOR SERVICESESSEX COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT
    Education/Prevention ServicesGreene County’s Health Education program provides information on health-related topics to county residents and consumers in the following forms: brochures, flyers, pamphlets, social media posts on Facebook and Twitter, press releases to the media, and advertising via radio, television and billboard.GreeneCONSUMER HEALTH EDUCATIONGREENE COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH DEPARTMENT
    Education/Prevention ServicesThe Honest Weight Food Co-op offers health-related classes, lectures and workshops throughout the year. Announcements are posted in the store, and on the web site. AlbanyHEALTH CLASSES, LECTURES, AND WORKSHOPSHONEST WEIGHT FOOD COOPERATIVE
    Education/Prevention ServicesHealth education is provided by the Community Health Nursing staff, the Community Health Worker, and the Children with Special Needs staff. Education takes place on home visits, during clinics, during various health fairs and community events, in coordination with other departments, and through the media. Montgomery County Public Health partners with other local agencies to address specific health related needs in our community.MontgomeryHEALTH EDUCATIONMONTGOMERY COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH DEPARTMENT
    Education ServicesInformation and health education are available for community groups, schools, faith-based organizations, work sites and members of the general public. Information is provided to promote healthy life styles.AlbanyCOMMUNITY HEALTH EDUCATION PROGRAMSALBANY COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
    Education/Training ServicesUpon request, information on an educational program on a health topic, emerging health concerns, programs on services we provide, community health and statistics, and specific topics of disease can be provided to a community group. Videos on many health related topics are available for community groups to borrow or view in our office. Flyers, textbooks, health risk and prevention messages to children, health facts and other resources are also available.FultonPUBLIC HEALTH EDUCATION PROGRAMSFULTON COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH DEPARTMENT

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