Lamprey Health Care’s Sandra Pardus has received the Bi-State Primary Care Association’s 2013 President’s Award in recognition of her outstanding contributions to Bi-State’s mission of ensuring access to health care for vulnerable populations in New Hampshire and Vermont. In addition to her ongoing roles as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Information Officer for Lamprey Health Care, Ms. Pardus was appointed Interim Chief Executive Officer when Ann Hathaway Peters retired in May after 34 years of service.
“Mission Statement for Batterer Intervention Program Providers and Students: A Workbook on Education Lessons and Exercises for Men Enrolled in a Batterer Intervention Program,” a new book by Dr. Jennie DiBartolomeo, of East Hampstead, has been released by Dorrance Publishing Co., Inc. In her book, Dr. Jennie DiBartolomeo, as one of the most dedicated professionals in this field, helps the batterer to identify his abusive behaviors and provides the tools in which to face and battle his controlling thinking.
The following local residents have become independent consultants with Tastefully Simple Inc., a national direct sales company featuring more than 60 delicious, easy-to-prepare foods: Jen Lipman of Epping (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Teddy Collins of Plaistow (email@example.com). For more information about Tastefully Simple products, taste-testing parties or starting your own Tastefully Simple business, visit www.tastefullysimple.com.
Newburyport Five Cents Savings Bank recently announced its Charitable Foundation awarded a $7,500 grant to Families First Health & Support Center. These funds will go to support parent education programs at Families First, including parenting classes as well as hands-on education provided in a playgroup setting. Families First Health and Support Center, the community health center serving the Seacoast region, provides health care, dental care and family programs for all, regardless of ability to pay. For information, call 603-422-8208 or visit www.FamiliesFirstSeacoast.org.