The Healthy Harford Blog

Free Car Seat Safety Checks


70% of child car seats are install incorrectly. Make an appointment to have your child safety seat inspected and properly installed. Call HealthLink today to book your time slot 1.800.515.0044. 


Fall Hikes at Eden Mills


Open to all ages. Fun fall guided hikes in one of Harford Counties most beautiful parks.  see flyer below


Depression – Not all wounds are visible


Let’s Talk About Depression and Anxiety – Part II Register: umms.org/communityhealth Join the University of Maryland for a FREE community conversation about the impact of depression and anxiety on men, seniors and those managing chronic disease. The important topic of suicide prevention will be also be discussed.  This event is open to the public and provides… Read More >


Healthy Holiday Meal Planning Class


Come learn basic Nutrition Education including how to make healthy food choices during the holidays and the importance of eating healthy to prevent and better manage chronic diseases. REGISTRATION REQUIRED.


Healthy Home – Green Cleaning Class


Did you know that long term exposure to certain cleaning products can be the equivalent of smoking 20 cigarettes a day, and that many commercial cleaning products can trigger an immune system response?  Join the UM Cooperative Extension and learn: the importance of green household cleaning AND how to make your own green cleaning products; healthy… Read More >


Mental Health First Aid Class


Mental Health First Aid teaches you the general profiles of common mental health illnesses in order to increase your knowledge, dispel commonly believed myths, and enable you to proactively engage with people suffering from these illnesses. Please see flyer below.


Volunteers Needed for Victory Community Garden in HdG


Come join the City of Havre de Grace, Historic Preservation Commission, and the Haver de Grace Green Team in the continuing build of the Burns Heirloom Victory Garden.  All garden fresh produce will be donated to local Havre de Grace Food Pantries.


Free Car Seat Checks


70% of child car seats are install incorrectly. Make an appointment to have your child safety seat inspected and properly installed. Call HealthLink today to book your time slot 1.800.515.0044. 


5th Annual Conference on Trauma


5th Annual Harford County Trauma Institute Conference on Trauma-Informed Care featuring keynote speaker Dr. Bruce Perry (as seen on 60 Minutes with Oprah)   https://www.harfordcountytraumainstitute.com/?fbclid=IwAR39AcAnHv2_02snZO2mKSnz11aLt8O69nAGbts4NGp6XkqzMn7pjxVZXKk


Upstream Solutions to Downstream Problems – what we do every day, makes a huge difference in our health


(Originally presented at the UM Upper Chesapeake Diabetes Fair). There are three major influences on our health – our genes, our environment, and our lifestyles. We can’t control who our parents were, so no controlling our genes, we have some control over our environment, for example not cleaning with toxins, spraying chemicals on our lawns, or using… Read More >