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Tumbledown crafts beer to honor victims of domestic violence(1)

May 25, 2019

FARMINGTON – Tumbledown Brewing announces the release of a new beer to support Safe Voices, the local domestic violence resource center. The beer, named “Beacon,” will be available to the public at the Tumbledown taproom in Farmington on Saturday, May 25. Matthew Swan is owner and head brewer at Tumbledown. He said: “We at Tumbledown […]

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Peer recovery coach training offered

FARMINGTON – A free training to become a peer recovery coach is taking place June 1, 2, 8, and 9 at Franklin Memorial Hospital’s Bass Room from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day. A peer recovery coach is a trained volunteer who helps guide and mentor someone with an active substance use disorder through […]

FCHN volunteers honored

FARMINGTON – Franklin Memorial Hospital’s Bass Room was the festive setting of a recent recognition celebration for Franklin Community Health Network’s volunteers. The program included a social time and dinner, and entertainment by Crooked Bill. The 60 volunteers attending received gifts, and certificates and service bars and pins in recognition of their volunteer efforts. Ten […]

April Paradis earns oncology credential

FARMINGTON – Franklin Memorial Hospital is pleased to announce that April Paradis, RN, OCN, has earned the Oncology Certified Nurse (OCN) credential from the Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation. The purpose of the credential is to promote excellence in patient care and professional practice by validating specialized knowledge in oncology nursing. To receive the credential, Paradis […]

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