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Information on HPV Vaccine to be Provided to Parents

Provided by Prince William County Schools (PWCS) During May, Prince William County elementary schools will send home a letter from the Virginia Department of Health providing information on human papillomavirus (HPV) and the human papillomavirus vaccine. State law requires this information be provided to parents of rising sixth-grade students. The letter from Dr. Marissa J. Levine, state health commissioner, is written …

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REVIVE Lay Rescuer Training Available

Provided by Prince William County Community members are invited to attend a REVIVE! Lay Rescuer Training of Trainers course on Friday, June 1, from 10:30 a. m. to 1:00 p. m. in Community Room A at Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Ave. in Manassas. The goal of the training is to teach lay people to train others on how …

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Help Make Prince William County a Healthier Place

Provided by Prince William County Have you heard of the Prince William Health District? Do you know what it is or what it does? If not, you are not alone, according to Dr. Alison Ansher, the public health director of the Prince William Health district, or PWHD. The state agency is asking residents to participate in a survey to help …

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Volunteer Opportunities in Greater Prince William

Volunteer Prince William weekly list of volunteer opportunities

Provided by Volunteer Prince William Happy New Year!  Please mark your calendars for Saturday, Jan. 20 when the Annual Joe 15 Blood Drive will be held, 9:00 a. m. to 2:00 p. m., at Manassas Church of the Brethren.  Not only does this provide life-giving blood for the community, this event also honors the memory of Joseph “Joe” Page, who …

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Volunteer Opportunities in Greater Prince William

Volunteer Prince William weekly list of volunteer opportunities

Provided by Volunteer Prince William The Un-Trim-A-Tree Holiday Gift program is in full swing!  We have 1,600 children available for adoption.  Share the joy of the season by sponsoring a child and making their wishes come true. You’ll be given the two wishes for toys or clothes valued up to $75 for a little boy or girl up to 12 …

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Volunteer Opportunities in Greater Prince William

Volunteer Prince William weekly list of volunteer opportunities

Provided by Volunteer Prince William The Salvation Army is also in full swing with their holiday programs.  Volunteers are needed to staff the Red Kettles at over 20 convenient locations across the community.  They also need volunteers to man the Angel Trees at either Manassas Mall or Potomac Mills Mall.  Great opportunities for volunteer groups.  Please Call George at (703) …

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Volunteer Opportunities in Greater Prince William

Volunteer Prince William weekly list of volunteer opportunities

Provided by Volunteer Prince William Serve our Willing Warriors (SOWW), which helps support our Nation’s wounded, injured or ill military members, is looking for Ambassadors and Guest Services Support Team members. They provide an enjoyable respite experience for our recovering warriors, their families, and their caretakers in a warm, home-like atmosphere. For more information, please contact Kimberly at [email protected] or 571-248-2213 …

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Volunteer Opportunities in Greater Prince William

Volunteer Prince William weekly list of volunteer opportunities

Provided by Volunteer Prince William September is National Preparedness Month! In light of recent disasters such as wildfires, Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma, please take some time to prepare for emergencies before they happen.  Remember, disasters don’t plan ahead, but You Can! Please visit ready.gov/September for great information on how you can prepare an emergency kit for your family and pets. …

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Volunteer Opportunities in Greater Prince William

Volunteer Prince William weekly list of volunteer opportunities

Provided by Volunteer Prince William Cheers to Semper K9 Assistance Dogs on the recent purchase of land to build their new facility.  Volunteers are needed for operational staff, construction, and outreach events.  This wonderful organization is full of activity.  Please visit their website semperk9.org to learn more. Brain Injury Services is in search of volunteers who can visit a gentleman …

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Don’t Delay – Tdap Immunization Required for Sixth Graders

Provided by Prince William County Schools Parents are reminded that the State of Virginia requires students entering sixth grade in Prince William County Public Schools this fall to present proof that they have had one booster shot of the Tdap vaccine. This is the vaccine for tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis (Tdap). If a Tdap has been administered after age 7, the requirement is met. By state law, without proof of …

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