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Overdose Awareness Resource Fair and Vigil Scheduled For August 31

The Litchfield County Opiate Task Force (LCOTF) will be presenting Northwest CT Overdose Awareness Day – a community resource fair and vigil to be held on Thursday, August 31st, in Coe Park, downtown Torrington beginning at 6 PM. This free … Continue reading

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CHH Seeking TLC Volunteers

Are you or someone you know is  ready for a very special volunteer experience and enjoy one-on-one contact with people? If so, we have your spot! CHH is currently seeking Tender Loving Care (TLC) Program Volunteers.  TLC Volunteers offer our … Continue reading

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Local Artist Creates “Living Photo” Art for CHH Patient Areas

Caregivers at Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) and Colebrook artist Debra Lill have collaborated to create five new and very unique “Living Photos” art displays that will be on permanent view at several CHH outpatient locations.   Referred to also as … Continue reading

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CHH Innovator Anne Vilhotti inducted to the Sigma Theta Tau National Nurses Society

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) nurse and educator Anne Vilhotti, MSN, RN, was recently inducted into the Sigma Theta Tau National Nurses Society at a recent special dinner attended by peers and coworkers. She has worked in many areas and capacities … Continue reading

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CHH Offering FREE Fall Smoking Cessation Class

Ready to quit smoking? We can help! The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) is offering FREE admission to its next “Freedom From Smoking” Cessation Program beginning on Wednesday, September 13th from 4:00 to 5:30 PM. The classes are being held in … Continue reading

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CT Orthopaedic Soc Elects CHH Physician As New President

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) extends its congratulations to Dr. Mariam Hakim-Zargar, who has recently become the first female to serve as President of the Connecticut Orthopaedic Society (COS) since the organization’s inception in the early 1980’s.  Dr. Hakim has been … Continue reading

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CHH Hosts Blood Drive July 24th

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital is hosting a blood drive in November in partnership with the American Red Cross. The blood drive will be held on Monday, July 24th, from 7:30 am to 1:00 pm at 540 Litchfield Street, Torrington in the … Continue reading

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Torrington Marketplace Tobacco-Free Family Fun Zone Rescheduled to July 27

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) and The Northwest CT Partnership For Tobacco Free Communities will be spreading the word on the dangers of tobacco use and vaping at their Tobacco-Free Family Fun Zone on Thursday, July 27th, 2017 at the Main … Continue reading

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14th Annual Tour of the Litchfield Hills Aug 6th

– The northwest corner’s annual “Tour of the Litchfield Hills” Cycling Event will celebrate its fourteenth year returning to Torrington’s Coe Park on Sunday, August 6th to benefit The Cancer Care Fund of the Litchfield Hills, Inc. In the past … Continue reading

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Women’s Only 5K Obstacle Challenge August 5th

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH), the Northwest CT YMCA and Torrington Missfits Boot Camp are proud to present the 4th Annual “Stronger Women, Stronger World” 5K Obstacle Challenge. The event, run exclusively for women, will be held on Saturday, August 5th … Continue reading

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