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Knox County Community Health Coalition
120 Union Street
Rockport, ME 04856
Phone: 207-236-6313
Hours: Monday - Friday: 9:00am to 5:00pm
Fax: 207-236-6319

Founded in 2000, Knox County Community Health Coalition (KCCHC) (formerly known as Knox County Coalition Against Tobacco) is the local Healthy Maine Partnership of Knox County and is the only public health coalition in the county. It is a community/school partnership comprised of agencies, organizations, businesses and individuals representing many sectors of our county. KCCHC provides population based health information, education and opportunities that enable people to develop lifelong habits that are beneficial to themselves, and the community through the reduction of tobacco and other substance use, increased physical activity, and the promotion of healthy eating. Its mission and vision:

 

Mission: KCCHC seeks to create a healthy Knox County for all community members.

 

Vision: The Knox County Community Health Coalition will identify, recommend and assist efforts to enhance the overall quality of life and health of the Knox County community by promoting a livable wage, reducing substance abuse, providing access to healthcare and other essential services, creating opportunities for individuals to empower themselves, improving affordable transportation and communicating effectively with each other on common concerns.

 

For more information please contact:

 

Knox County Community Health Coalition

120 Union Street, Rockport, ME  04856  Telephone:  236-6313.

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Alcohol Server/Seller Training

On April 15th and 18th, the Knox County Community Health Coalition, will present alcohol server and seller training. April 15th is reserved for restaurants and bars while April 18th will focus on retail sales. Retired Liquor Control Officer Frank Lyons will be presenting this state certified ...
Responsible Beverage Seller/Server Training

On April 15th and 18th, the Knox County Community Health Coalition, will present alcohol server and seller training. April 15th is reserved for restaurants and bars while April 18th will focus on retail sales. Retired Liquor Control Officer Frank Lyons will be presenting this state certified ...
Alcohol Seller/Server Training

On April 15th and 18th, the Knox County Community Health Coalition, will present alcohol server and seller training. April 15th is reserved for restaurants and bars while April 18th will focus on retail sales. Retired Liquor Control Officer Frank Lyons will be presenting this state certified ...
Knox County Substance Abuse Prevention Task Force

-Three businesses charged for selling alcohol to underage adults (Village Soup 9/18/13) -Marijuana use at 39.5% of HS seniors in Knox County (Maine Integrated Youth Health Survey, MIYHS 2011) -Twenty-two midcoast teens busted at drinking party (Bangor Daily News 6/4/12) What to do? How to ...
February is Heart Health Month

Heart Disease is the 2nd leading cause of death in Maine (2,652 deaths in 2009) and still the number 1 killer of women across the country. It describes a variety of conditions that affect your heart and/or blood vessels including: coronary artery disease, heart attack, and congestive heart ...