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Lisa Allmendinger on January 9th, 2018

By Amy Heydlauff When I was a director of a small department at Chelsea Community Hospital my boss (Maggie Morehouse) taught me one of the best things I ever learned about leadership and life. She said some people lead with an attitude of abundance. Working together, there is enough for everyone. Others lead with an […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on December 10th, 2017

By Amy Heydlauff Do you watch the television show, Mom? How about This is Us? Both shows deal with the topic of addiction. One is humorous and the other dramatic. Both are realistic in their portrayal of the turmoil brought on by addictions (in these shows addiction includes food, alcohol, prescription and illegal drugs). In […]

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  (Chelsea Update would like to thank Matt Pegouskie for the information in this story.) Michigan Health Endowment Fund (The Health Fund) has contracted with the Michigan Public Health Institute (MPHI) to evaluate the 5 Healthy Towns Project. The year-long evaluation is scheduled to be completed by October, 2018. 5 Healthy Towns Foundation (5HF) is […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 26th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Shawn Personke for the Information in this story.) Chelsea Friends and Family Wellness Coalition (CFFWC) is requesting proposals that enhance the health and wellness of Chelsea area residents. For the 2018-2019 cycle, the coalition seeks to fund projects and programs that will help address the issues of Chelsea school […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 19th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Ashley Tomasi for the information in this story.) On Aug. 27, Grass Lake Farmers Market is hosting the 2nd Annual 5 Healthy Towns Farm to Table Fabulous Feast at the newly constructed Grass Lake Events Park Pavilion. The event will feature locally produced food and drink through appetizers and […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on November 28th, 2012

Surely by now you’ve heard of the Five Healthy Communities Walking Program. But have you taken advantage of this free way to get healthier? It’s for residents of Chelsea, Dexter, Grass Lake, Manchester and Stockbridge and “provides motivation and support to people who want to get moving toward better health.” For more information, click here. […]

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