July 2009

St. Catherine Receives Community Connections Award

Garden City, KS

St. Catherine Hospital received a Community Connections Award for its Center for Children and Families, which serves as a resource and referral center for at-risk individuals. The award was one of six presented by the Kansas Hospital Association to innovative programs for community health. The center offers community resource coordination; education about parenting, life skills and healthy lifestyles; and works with other community organizations to address risky behavior by young people. For more information, contact Janie Wimmer, janiewimmer@catholichealth.net.