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Training Opportunities – Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) and Intro to Computers

Below is information on the upcoming Certified Nurse Assistance (CNA) training program from January 7 – March 5, 2019 and Introduction to Computers training classes available on Mondays and Fridays from November 16 to December 21, 2018.

Training opportunities

FREE Medicare Open Enrollment Clinics and Educational Seminars

Below is information on FREE Medicare Open Enrollment clinics being held at 23 St. Charles Street, Plattsburgh, NY (former site of Seton Academy Elementary School) from the end of October to the end of November. Also attached is information on upcoming FREE educational seminars on Medicare being held at 45 Tom Miller Road, Plattsburgh, NY (United Way of the Adirondack Region offices).

Medicare Open Enrollment clinics

Position Available at PHA – Housing Assistance Specialist

Below is information on a Housing Assistance Specialist position available at Plattsburgh Housing Authority. Applications are due by 3:00 PM on Friday, September 28, 2018.

Housing Assistance Specialist

Health Department Flu Clinics at PHA Senior Housing (Tuesday, September 25th)

The Clinton County Health Department will be holding flu clinics at Lake View Towers (34 Flynn Avenue from 9 AM to 10:30 PM) and at Robert S. Long Apartments (39 Oak Street from 1:30 to 2:30 PM) on Tuesday, September 25th. For more information, see the attached:

Flu Clinics at PHA

PHA Family Housing Newsletter – August 2018

Below is the latest version of the PHA Post Family Housing Newsletter (August 2018):

Family Housing Summer 2018 newsletter

PHA Senior Housing – Summer Newsletter

Attached is the PHA Senior Housing Newsletter for August 2018:

Sr Housing August 2018 Newsletter

SMOKE-FREE HOUSING – MONDAY, JULY 30TH

Just a reminder that Plattsburgh Housing Authority will be Smoke-Free beginning Monday, July 30th. As stated in the No-Smoking Policy (which all tenants have signed), smoking/vaping will no longer be allowed in apartments, interior common areas, hallways, laundry rooms, stairways, offices, elevators or in outside areas within 25 feet of a building (family housing) or within 40 feet of a building (senior housing) effective July 30, 2018.

Attached below is information on local agencies that offer assistance if you are interested in managing nicotine cravings or are ready to quit. The UVM-Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital telephone number listed on the attachment (518-314-3633) is the contact number for Elise Rock (RN, Tobacco Cessation Counselor) who has been working with Plattsburgh Housing Authority to assist tenants who are ready to quit smoking.

Thank you for helping us to clear the air at Plattsburgh Housing Authority!!!!

Healthier Buildings, Healthier Tenants

101 Ways to a Healthy Community & I’m One!! (Friday, July 27th on McGaulley Avenue)

Attached please find information on events hosted by the Clinton County Health Department from July 17th to July 27th at locations throughout the county.

On Friday, July 27th from 10 AM to 2 PM, the event will be held at the Plattsburgh Housing Authority at the end of McGaulley Avenue. You can navigate through a life-sized maze while testing your health know-how at every turn. The first 25 attendees to take the Better Choice Pledge will receive a prize!!!

Mark your calendars and “Be the One” to make a pledge to a healthier life!!!

Healthy Community

 

PHA Awarded HUD-VASH vouchers

Check out the article in the Press-Republican that details the PHA’s award of HUD-VASH vouchers here

 

 

FREE Rabies Clinic – Tuesday, August 7th (6-8:30 PM; Morrisonville Fire Department)

Attached is information on the upcoming FREE Rabies Clinic being held on Tuesday, August 7th from 6:00 to 8:30 PM at the Morrisonville Fire Department located at 1927 Route 22B, Morrisonville, NY.

Rabies clinic