North Adams: nbCC forum to discuss health care changes


The Northern Berkshire Community Coalition will hold its monthly forum from 10 a.m. to noon Friday, April 11, at First Baptist Church. Should a location change be necessary, visit for updates.

The topic, "How Helping Professionals Can Support Community Members During the North County Community Transition," will talk about changes in health care and the supports needed to help the community adapt to the loss of North Adams Regional Hospital.

Following the forum at 12:10 p.m., nbCC’s Mass in Motion Coordinator Amanda Chilson will lead a community walk along the new North Adams Walking Loop.

Forum attendees are asked to bring a non-perishable food item for donation to the Friendship Center food pantry.

Information: Al Bashevkin at (413) 663-7588 or


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