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Community Health and Wellness

Waldo County General Hospital Community Health & Wellness is dedicated to informing and empowering our colleagues, community members and area businesses to improve their health and wellness by providing health information, education and resources. We offer health education classes, screenings, events and outreach programs to help you stay well, learn about your health and manage your health conditions.

Learn how Waldo County General Hospital and our MaineHealth partners are working to make Maine’s communities healthier by downloading the 2015 Health Index Report.

Journey to Health

Community Health & Wellness at Pen Bay Medical Center and Waldo County General Hospital offers a wide variety of health and wellness classes. Please visit the full listing on our calendar of events. Register today at journeytohealth.coursestorm.com.

Waldo County General Hospital and MaineHealth have a long-standing commitment to the health and well-being of our community and the people we serve. In keeping with that mission, MaineHealth offers a wide range of community programs and services free of charge. Each year the Community Benefit Report is published to share compelling stories about the people and families whose lives are touched by the MaineHealth community, and the dedicated staff who provide that care.

In support of the MaineHealth vision of “working together so our communities are the healthiest in America,” Waldo County General Hospital has released the 2016 Community Health Needs Assessment. The report on the health of Waldo County residents identifies key health challenges and shares a vision for promoting wellness and improving care. 

The 2016 Community Health Needs Assessment has:
  • Data on the health status of Waldo County
  • Three-year action plan by Waldo County General Hospital for making improvements
  • The report is available to all local organizations and community members to help coordinate community health improvement and address needs
Visit the MaineHealth Community Health Needs Assessment page to see Waldo County General Hospital’s report. 
If you have questions about the report, or about getting involved with activities, please email CHNA@mainehealth.org. We’ll get back to you as soon as possible.

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We're happy to answer questions or sign you up for a class over the phone. Please call us at 207-301-3950 or email with questions.

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