Community Health Conversations

HealthFinders is launching our community conversations page! Our organizers, advocates, and community health workers have been engaging folks from across the community on what health means to them, in their words. We have posted these conversations online, in three languages. We hope you can engage with us, check out our facebook page and continue the [...]

July 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|

YMCA Tabling

HealthFinders is working with our community partner the YMCA to have a tabling event at Northfield YMCA from 4-7pm on Tuesday, August 2nd and Thursday, August 4th. Come visit us and find out more about the services that HealthFinders has to offer and how you can get involved. There will also be a HealthFinders display [...]

July 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Advanced Dental Therapist Position Available!

HealthFinders is looking for an Advanced Dental Therapist who is looking for a job where they can do what they love while being surrounded by great coworkers and knowing that what they do for a living makes a huge difference in the community.  We also would like them to work 32 hours a week at our Faribault [...]

July 26th, 2016|Uncategorized|

MNsure Finalizes Partnerships with HealthFinders and Other Grantees

MNsure recently announced that they have finalized partnerships with 23 grantees, including HealthFinders. These 23 organizations are carrying out MNsure's mission by making sure people have access to excellent and affordable healthcare. MNsure CEO, Allison O’Toole, commented in a press release that she believes that across the board reductions in the number of uninsured people in [...]

July 25th, 2016|Uncategorized|

The Impact of Our Community Health Workers

After a diabetic patient suffering from dizzy spells and fainting went to the local Emergency Room, a doctor recommended follow up with a primary healthcare provider. However, the patient spoke little English and had no means of reliable transportation to see a primary care doctor. HealthFinders was recommended. The patient had been to HealthFinders before. [...]

July 25th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Another Beautiful Weekend for HealthFinders at the Riverwalk Market Fair!

It was another beautiful day for HealthFinders to promote wellness at the Riverwalk Market Fair in Northfield last Saturday.  Families enjoyed our table because the kids got to play a game and the parents got tips about how to live a healthy lifestyle. Just like last time, our table was run by our Pura Vida interns, [...]

July 21st, 2016|Pura Vida Program|

Mark Your Calendars for Next Year’s Gala!

Have a blast at this years gala?  Well now's the time to make sure your day is clear on April 22nd, 2017 because that is when next year's gala is!  We're already excited to see you all there in just a few short months.

July 18th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Join HealthFinders at the Faribault International Festival

  We at HealthFinders are excited to attend the Faribault International Festival again!  It's going to be a fun day of eating, dancing, and celebrating that you will not want to miss.  The festival runs from 10am to 4pm August 20th at Central Park. We hope to see you there!

July 18th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Job Opportunity: MESA Program Coordinator Wanted

  HealthFinders is looking for a Program Coordinator for our Mejorando la Salud de los Adolescentes (MESA) initiative.  We are looking for someone to work 32 hours a week and the location and schedule are flexible.  Visit our Careers and Internships page for more information about the position and how to apply.

July 8th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Visit HealthFinders at the Rice County Fair!

HealthFinders is excited to join you all at the Rice County Fair!  This is our first year at the fair and we hope that this will be a great place to tell everyone in the community a little bit more about ourselves and how we can all live a little healthier. We are going to [...]

July 6th, 2016|Uncategorized|