Meeting Set For Improving Health in St. Mary’s County

The Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership (HSMP) is a coalition of community members and organizational partners working together to improve health in St. Mary’s County. The coalition mobilizes its members through four action teams to address local priority health issues: Access to Care, Behavioral Health, Healthy Eating & Active Living, and Tobacco Free Living.

According to a St. Mary’s County Press Release,

The Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership will host its 2nd Annual Meeting on Thursday, November 17, 2016 from 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at the Southern Maryland Higher Education Center in California, Maryland. This meeting will be an opportunity for participants to network, learn from public health experts and receive updates on coalition-wide business. Registration for the event is free and open to any community members that want to improve health in St. Mary’s County.

HSMP is pleased to announce that several distinguished speakers will present at the 2016 Annual Meeting on important topics that impact the health of our community, including:

  • Building a Healthy St. Mary’s
  • Suicide Means Restriction
  • Community Gardens
  • Tobacco and Vaping Policy
  • Transportation and Access to Care

For more information on the speakers and forum sessions or to register, please visit: