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Cultural Competency and Health Literacy Training

Want to inspire culture change within your organization?Is the community you serve growing in cultural and linguistic diversity? Attend a CCHL training near you!

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Live Better, now

Living better is easier than you think. Find help through chronic disease self-management programs on Long Island.

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Track Your Health, Get Rewarded.

Everyone can be physically active - anytime, any place. The more you move, the healthier you'll become. Get rewarded for your healthy habits by creating an account, and logging your minutes moved, miles traveled, or steps walked. Track your journey across Long Island, and be entered to win exciting prizes! 



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What is the Long Island Health Collaborative?

The LIHC (we pronounce it, "LIKE") is the hub of population health activities on Long Island. 
It's a coalition that includes Nassau and Suffolk county health departments, every hospital on Long Island, 
health and social service community-based organizations, insurance plans, 
academic institutions, local governments, and other groups 
that are working together toward a healthier Long Island community. 

What does that mean for you? It means that people who actually live and work on Long Island 
are making sure your health needs are heard and met in ways that make sense for you.





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Events Calendar

22 Jun,  2019

Michael P. Murphy Run Around the Lake

Come join the Rotary Club of the Ronkonkomas as they host the Michael P. Murphy Run Around the Lake on Saturday, June 22nd!

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22 Jun,  2019

Mobile Mammography Van

Come join Stony Brook Medicine and the Office of Legislator Bill Lindsay as they host the Mobile Mammography Van on Saturday, Jun 22nd!

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22 Jun,  2019

Self-Management Education for Diabetes

Come join Long Island Community Hospital as they host Self-Management Education for Diabetes on Saturdays, June 22nd and 29th!

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News & Blog

2 May,  2019

Time to Walk with a Doc, and the Collaborative!

Here on Long Island, we're coming together and taking a few easy strides to help our hearts and improve our health. We're beginning the first Walk with a Doc chapter in the region!

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9 Apr,  2019

Chris Garner, Prevention Program Participant

If Chris Can Overcome Chronic Disease, So Can You

Most chronic diseases can be prevented through simple lifestyle changes like the ones Chris Garner made. The Long Island Health Collaborative wants to help you Live Better.

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20 Sep,  2018

Advancing Mental Health Awareness and Access Through Schools, with the Association for Mental Health and Wellness

A new education law will advance mental health awareness and increase access by starting the process in schools.

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