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Created: Wednesday, 08 June 2016 18:17

Mental Illness Feels Like...

Nicole Reynolds - Development

Since 1949, May has been recognized as Mental Health Month, a month dedicated to spreading the word that mental health is something everyone should care about. This May, Mental Health America had established the theme "Life with a Mental Illness". They called on individuals to share what life with a mental illness feels like for them in words, pictures, and video by tagging their social media posts with #mentalillnessfeelslike.

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Created: Friday, 01 April 2016 00:00

Norwich Winterfest 5K

For the past three years, Reliance House has been partnering with the Hartford Marathon Foundation to bring mental wellness, fun, and physical activity to the Norwich community.  We're excited to be doing it again on November 26th, 2016 as we prepare for our 4th annual Norwich Winterfest 5K road race!

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Created: Friday, 07 August 2015 20:51

Wellness at Work and Beyond

Sheila Lake, Service Director

Hi, I am Sheila Lake. I have worked at Reliance House for 20 years and am currently a Service Director for 6 different programs. As I have grown and learned from so many people, particularly our members and staff, I came to realize how closely our mental and physical health are entwined.

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Created: Friday, 07 August 2015 20:36

Rappelling for Recovery

Carrie Dyer, Chief Operating Officer

For me, Tuesday, July 29th was not an average day in the office. With the help of Cigna, I was able to represent Reliance House at the "Shatterproof Challenge" at the Hartford Hilton. The event consisted of rappelling down the 22 story Hilton Hartford and it was, simply put, AMAZING.

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Judicial layoffs loom and some concerned about impact

NORWICH, Conn. (WTNH) — The judicial layoffs are happening all along the shoreline and all across the state and some tell News8 the impact will be felt well beyond the walls of the courthouses.  Read more...

Down to business: Reliance Health

By Miria Toth - Reliance Health, formerly Reliance House, is celebrating 40 years in downtown Norwich. Building a strong business is all about trusting people’s creativity to push forward. It is why Reliance Health is looking to lead the community to a healthier and more vibrant future.  Read more...

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26th Nov

4th Annual WinterFest 5K


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