The Buhl Regional Health Foundation will offer a 4-week grant workshop series, taught by Jennifer Barborak, UPMC Horizon Community Health Foundation, which will begin on Tuesday, April 9, 2019. The series will focus on the basics of grant writing and specifics to the Buhl Regional Health Foundation application process for non-profit organizations who plan to apply for funding to address community health and wellbeing within the next 12 months. The sessions will be held on Tuesdays April 9, 16, 23 and 30, 2019 form 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the BRHF office, located at 701 Pierce Ave., Suite 1, in Sharpsville, PA. This seriesRead More →

The Buhl Regional Health Foundation is offering a 4-week grant workshop series, taught by Jennifer Barborak, UPMC Horizon Community Health Foundation. The series will focus on the basics of grant writing and specifics to the Buhl Regional Health Foundation application process for non-profit organizations who plan to apply for funding to address community health and wellbeing within the next 12 months. Dates:   April 9, 2019 April 16, 2019 April 23, 2019 April 30, 2019 Time:  10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Topics: Grant Seeking and Identifying Priorities Pieces of the Grant Putting it All Together After the Proposal The sessions will be held at the BRHFRead More →

*DEADLINE TO REGISTER FOR FORUM EXTENDED TO OCTOBER 25, 2018* Buhl Regional Health Foundation 2018 Fall Forum Working Together to Battle Addiction Friday, November 2, 2018 8:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m. HopeCAT 115 Anson Way Sharon, PA Buhl Regional Health Foundation invites community organizations and leaders to join us for a free day-long forum focusing on the fight against the opioid crisis in the greater Sharon regional area. Please mark your calendars and plan to join your colleagues from around the region. Topics for the day include an Overview of the Opioid Epidemic, How Addiction Changes Your Brain, Impacts to Family and Children, and a panelRead More →

Fall Forum 2017: Time Well Spent to Move Action Teams Forward Using the ideas produced by last year’s Fall Forum, Dr. Roger Firestien’s presentation and workshop “Breakthrough Thinking: How to be Deliberately Creative,” provided a new process for the attendees of this year’s Fall Forum to learn and practice.  Six health challenges were identified as priorities for our community and those challenges were explored by categorized groups of our participants in this innovative way. These were: Transportation: Helping people get the services they need Communication Infrastructure: Connecting residents to resources Mental Health Stigma: Communicating the importance of mental health care and making patients comfortable usingRead More →