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  • Administration Appoints Superintendent of the Soldiers' Home in Holyoke

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  • Make the Right Call – Public Information Campaign

    The Massachusetts 9-1-1 Good Samaritan Law was passed in 2012 in order to encourage people to call 9-1-1 during an overdose emergency.

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    Zika Virus

    Zika is a virus spread by mosquitoes. Most people infected with Zika virus do not even get sick.

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  • Massachusetts Healthiest State in the Nation for Older Adults

    State rises from sixth place in rankings of senior population health

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  • MassHealth Renewal

    Did you receive a renewal letter? Act Now to Renew your MassHealth, Health Safety Net, or Children’s Medical Security Plan health coverage.

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  • State Without StigMA

    Baker-Polito Administration launched the #StateWithoutStigMA campaign calling for an end to hurtful words that can keep people from seeking treatment. Join us as we make Massachusetts a #StateWithoutStigMA.

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    SNAP Benefits

    The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) assists one in nine Massachusetts residents in obtaining the food needed for good health. Check out our monthly scorecard.

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