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  • Mini-Grants

    Proposals must improve the health status of Greene County residents, Submission Date Oct 29th

  • Walk Into Good Health

    Walking is one of the most accessible forms of exercise and the benefits are endless!

  • Medication Drop Box Help

    Reduce Prescription Drug AbuseDiscard your unused medications properly and safely.

  • Diabetes & Pre-Diabetes

    the best steps you can take to prevent and control...

  • Are you ready to quit?

    Learn tips, find resources and get support on how to quit smoking.

  • Binge Drinking

    Reduce Your Risk
    Learn tips and strategies for cutting back

  • Addiction is a Disease

    of the brain, it is not a choice. Do your part and help end the stigma of opioid abuse.

Mission of the Greene County Rural Health Network:

To improve access to and delivery of quality healthcare to Greene County residents.

After obtaining a small grant from the NYS Office of Rural Health to begin formation, our non-profit organization was incorporated in 1996. Since then, the Greene County Rural Health Network has enriched Greene County’s health care community by distributing nearly $5.5 million in grants to projects that further its mission to improve the health of Greene County residents.

Health Weight Initiative

Health Weight Initiative

The Healthy Weight Initiative aims to promote healthy weight among Greene County residents through exercise opportunities, healthier food options, and support for those struggling with eating disorders.

The program, Managing your Weight Loss with Manageable Challenges provides a realistic way to lose weight.

Calculate your recommended Daily Calorie Cap with our Calculator here!

Medication Drop Boxes

Medication Drop Boxes

Help Reduce Prescription Drug Abuse

Discard your unused medications properly and safely. Several law enforcement agencies and pharmacies around Greene and Columbia counties have installed medication drop boxes to help address the abuse of prescription drugs and prevent accidental overdose.

Anyone can deposit discontinued, expired or unwanted medications, especially controlled substances. No Questions asked and No Paperwork required. Just put your medications in these boxes, including prescription narcotics.

Schedule Health Screening

Schedule Health Screening

Manage Your Health

Obtaining all your health screening exams is one of the best steps you can take to ensure your good health. Early detection leads to early treatment, which means better health outcomes and lower health care costs. You can also see the recommended guidelines for health screening tests and immunization and check if you are up to date.

Find out how to schedule your screening today for breast cancer, colorectal cancer, diabetes, and more.