Grace Cottage Foundation Announces New Board Member

TOWNSHEND, VT—Grace Cottage Foundation announced today that Patricia Mack of Grafton, Vermont, has been elected to its Board of Directors.  Born in and raised in Bridgeport, Connecticut, Mack graduated from Syracuse University with a B.S. in Interior Design.  She worked as a designer at Ethan Allen in Connecticut, and later ran her own interior decorating […]

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Vermont Health Connect Announces Special Enrollment Period

Vermont Health Connect has announced that some Vermonters who missed this year’s Open Enrollment still have an opportunity to apply for 2015 health coverage. Specifically, Vermonters who don’t have health insurance and learn about the new Shared Responsibility Payment when they file their 2014 taxes now have a chance to avoid paying the full federal […]

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Traveling to the Caribbean? Take Precautions Against Mosquito Bites!

Are you a frozen Vermonter seeking warmth this winter?   The Vermont Department of Health is reminding all people traveling to the Caribbean, and Central and South America and parts of Mexico to take precautions against chikungunya – a virus spread through mosquito bites. Chikungunya infections are rarely fatal, but can cause severe joint pain, […]

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Weight Watchers Program Starting February 4th

A new session of Weight Watchers will be held at Grace Cottage Hospital starting February 4, 2015.   The program meets every Wednesday from 3:45 pm to 4:45 pm for 12 weeks from February 4th to April 22nd.  Registration will take place on January 28th. Meetings are held in the Community Wellness Center, located in the Heins […]

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Expanded Hours at Messenger Valley Pharmacy

Messenger Valley Pharmacy is excited to announce expanded hours.  Starting Friday January 2, 2015, the pharmacy will be open daily at 8 am.   The pharmacy will be open Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm.  On Saturdays, the pharmacy will be open 8:00 am to 2:00 pm.      

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Free Tobacco Cessation Class at Grace Cottage

TOWNSHEND – Ready to quit smoking? Grace Cottage Hospital’s FreshStart Tobacco Cessation Class can help. Free nicotine replacement products are available for any Vermont resident enrolled in this program. This free class will be held on four Tuesdays, January 6-27, from 5:00-6:00 p.m., in Grace Cottage Hospital’s Community Wellness Center, 133 Grafton Rd. (Rte. 35), […]

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Grace Cottage Family Health Holiday Hours

Grace Cottage Family Health will be closing on Christmas Eve at 12:00 p.m., and will be closed Christmas Day. The Family Health Clinic will also be closed on New Year’s Day. Enjoy a safe and happy holiday!

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Grace Cottage Hospital Announces Changes to Board of Trustees

TOWNSHEND, VT—Grace Cottage Hospital announced today changes to its Board of Trustees.   After 23 years of service, Deborah Boyle has decided to retire from the Grace Cottage Hospital Board of Trustees.  During that time, Boyle served as President, Vice President, Treasurer, and Chair of the Financing and Audit Committee as well as many other capacities […]

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