Health

Community Notice: Upcoming Helicopter Applications Over Selected Wetlands in Your Community

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Please see the attached notice from the Town of Hopkinton Board of Health's Office.

The notice is from the Central Mosquito Control Project of Massachusetts regarding Helicopter applications over selected wetlands in your community to control the mosquito population.

In the PDF's below:
The first notice: Mosquito Control Wetlands EEE Applications

The second notice: Mosquito Control Spraying Dates June 2022

Update from Hopkinton Health Department: Covid-19 community level is High

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Due to a recent uptick in COVID cases, the Town of Hopkinton is strongly recommending the wearing of face coverings by residents indoors (when not in your home) in order to help prevent further spread of COVID. This is based on guidance from the CDC, and driven by Middlesex County’s community level rating of high.

You can learn more here:
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/your-health/covid-by-county.h… In Middlesex County, Massachusetts, community level is High.

Upcoming training from Hopkinton Youth & Family Services

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Hopkinton Youth & Family Services with Hopkinton Organizing for Prevention invites you to attend a training to build your skills and help you have courageous conversations with those you care about!

Do you know how to ask your loved one, friend, coworker, or aquaintance about their mental health or suicide when you have a concern? If they needed help, would you know how to help them get it?

Attend one of these important trainings to learn more:

Watch Now: Hopkinton Youth and Family Services Hosts Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Forum

By Tom Nappi, News Director

Hopkinton Youth and Family Services Hosts Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Forum featuring Riverside Trauma Center Founder, James McCauley and Senior Director of Freedman Center for Equity, Dr. Nadia Lopez Reilly.

View a preview below and the entire program on our Youtube page.

Hopkinton Youth & Family Services invites parents and caregivers to Youth Mental Health & Suicide Prevention

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Hopkinton Youth & Family Services invites parents and caregivers to Youth Mental Health & Suicide Prevention: What can we do? An evening to generate hope by bringing parents and caregivers together to learn action steps that communities can undertake to strengthen youth mental health and prevent suicide.

Where: Hopkinton Center for the Arts, 98 Hayden Rowe Street,Hopkinton, MA 01748

When: Monday, April 11, 2022, 7pm-8:30pm

Community Notice: Become a Dementia Friend

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A Dementia Friends Information Session gives people an understanding of dementia and the small things you can do that make a difference.

You will learn about the different types of dementia and a bit about what it’s like to live with dementia.

Please join us at one of two April events sponsored by the Hopkinton Council on Aging.

Date: Tuesday April 12
Time: 7-8:30 pm
Location: Hopkinton Center for the Arts
Date: Wednesday April 27
Time: 1-2:30 pm
Location: Hopkinton Senior Center
Both Locations are Wheelchair Accessible