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Thunder Bay Community Health Service’s Dan Oliver: An Honorable Mention for Hometown Health Hero Award

BySamantha Jones

Apr 2, 2024
Thunder Bay Staff Recognized as Hometown Health Hero with Honorable Mention | Local News, Sports, Employment

Dan Oliver, the Recovery and Addiction Services coordinator at Thunder Bay Community Health Service, has been recognized as an honorable mention for the Hometown Health Hero award by the Michigan Public Health Week Partnership. This recognition is a testament to his dedication and leadership in advancing access to recovery and addiction services in northern Michigan communities.

Oliver’s work aligns with Thunder Bay Community Health Service’s vision of being a community partner for well-being. Through his efforts, he has helped to address the needs of individuals struggling with substance use disorders and has worked to increase awareness and access to necessary services. His recognition as an honorable mention for the Hometown Health Hero award is a testament to his commitment to improving the health and well-being of our communities.

Dr. Richard Bates, the CEO of Thunder Bay Community Health Service, highlighted the importance of these services in our communities and praised Oliver for his leadership and collaboration with other agencies to increase access and reduce stigma surrounding substance use disorders. The Hometown Health Hero award, which is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, recognizes individuals and organizations that have made significant contributions to improving community health. Awardees are selected based on nominations received, and Oliver’s recognition demonstrates his dedication to advancing access to recovery and addiction services in the region. Overall, Oliver’s work is a testament to his commitment to addressing the needs of individuals with substance use disorders and improving the health and well-being of our communities.

By Samantha Jones

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