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Posted on: September 22, 2020

Notice of Change of Meeting Locations

Meeting Location Change

Notice is hereby given that the regular meeting of the Westmoreland County Prison Board which was scheduled for Monday, September 28, 2020 at 10am at the Westmoreland County Prison will now be held on Monday, September 28, 2020 at 10am in the Commissioner...

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Posted on: September 21, 2020

Special Meeting Notice - Westmoreland County Salary Board

Calendar Special Meeting Notice

Notice is hereby given that a special meeting of the Westmoreland County Salary Board will be held on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at 10am in Commissioners Public Meeting Rooms at the Westmoreland County Courthouse, 2 North Main Street, Greensburg, PA

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Posted on: September 15, 2020

Mental Health Analysis Survey

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Westmoreland County MH Progress Planning Group is conducting a survey of strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats/barriers.

Westmoreland County Mental Health Progress Planning Group, which is comprised of mental health and County Court System stakeholders, would like your opinion on the Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats to the current system of court and mental...

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Posted on: September 11, 2020

New to Medicare? Join APPRISE for Medicare 101 November 11 or December 8

Understanding of Medicare

This presentation will help to answer many of your questions concerning basic Medicare. The program is free, but seating is limited. You must call to register.

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Posted on: July 21, 2020

We're hiring!

Hiring

Jobs (deadline): Chief Finance Officer, Manor (Sept 24); Probation Officer I - Adult Probation (Sept 25); Risk Manager, Westmoreland County (Sept 28); Recreation Aide, Westmoreland Manor (Oct 2); Information Specialist, Information Systems (Oct 16)

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Posted on: September 10, 2020

Westmoreland controller’s office to put audits online

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Controller Jeffrey Balzer said financial reports compiled by his staff will be made public, a departure from past practices that required formal requests under the state’s open records laws to review the department findings.

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Posted on: September 9, 2020

Recovery Friendly Workplace, Recovery Employment Partnership & LifesWorks of Western PA Event

Virtual Corporate Training for Substance Misuse and Recovery in the Workplace

Tuesday, October 6, 2020 - FREE Virtual Employer Event

Tuesday, October 6, 2020 - FREE Virtual Employer Event10:00 am - 12:30 pm

REGISTER @ LKERR@WESTMORELANDCA.ORG

EMPLOYERS - WHY SHOULD YOU CARE?

  • YOU PLAY A SIGNIFICANT ROLE AS AN EMPLOYER
  • EMPLOYEES IN RECOVERY ARE ASSETS TO YOUR WORKFORCE
  • LEARN ABOUT EMPLOYER IN...
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Posted on: September 9, 2020

MEDICARE ANNUAL COMPARISON OCTOBER 15 -DECEMBER 7

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APPRISE, The State Health Insurance Assistance Program, provides free, confidential information and counseling to Medicare beneficiaries, reviewing current coverage, comparing health and drug plans and determining eligibility for cost savings programs.

APPRISE, The State Health Insurance Assistance Program, provides free, confidential information and counseling to all Medicare beneficiaries. APPRISE can review your current coverage, compare your health and drug plans with other companies, and determine ...

Learn more & schedule a phone appointment

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Posted on: September 3, 2020

Pennsylvania Support and Referral Line

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Do you feel...Stressed? Overwhelmed? Alone? Afraid? Anxiety?
During these uncertain times, you are not alone. We are here to listen. Call our Pennsylvania Support and Referral Line. Services FREE & CONFIDENTIAL. 1-855-284-2494 TTY: 724-631-5600

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Posted on: September 1, 2020

Election Poll Workers Needed

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Play a vital role in the democratic process. Contribute to your community by helping run an election and safeguard our election process.

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Posted on: July 15, 2020

RACW Hires New Executive Director

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The Redevelopment Authority of the County of Westmoreland (RACW) Board of Directors is pleased to announce the hiring of Brian Lawrence as its new Executive Director.

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Posted on: February 26, 2020

2020 Census - Count on Westmoreland

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Did you know? For every family of 5 that does NOT complete the census , our county loses roughly $100,000 in funding! Learn more about why the 2020 Census matters for Westmoreland County.

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Posted on: March 12, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information Now Includes Task Force Briefings.

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Stay informed with the latest county-wide and departmental updates regarding COVID-19, inclluding Task Force Briefings. Learn how to opt-in to email and/or text notifications each time the COVID-19 information is updated.

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Posted on: June 18, 2020

Searching for Homes with a Heart

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Provide Domiciliary “Dom” Care from your home while earning a reliable monthly payment.

Work from Home and Make a Difference!

The Dom Care program provides a homelike arrangement in the community for adults ages 18 and older who are unable to live independently.  Dom Care providers open up their homes to provide supervision, support,...

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Posted on: November 18, 2019

Foster Parents Needed for Older Youth

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Have you ever considered becoming a foster parent? The Westmoreland County Children’s Bureau has an overwhelming need for foster parents for older youth (ages 12-21) . Please call today (724) 830-3301.

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Posted on: May 16, 2018

CodeRED - Keeping Citizens Informed

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Sign-up for Emergency and Non-emergency Alerts from Department of Public Safety

All Encouraged to Sign-up for Emergency and Non-emergency Alerts at County Website

Westmoreland County Department of Public Safety is encouraging all residents, visitors, and businesses to sign up for a new mass notification system known as CodeRED that wi...

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Posted on: September 28, 2017

Westmoreland County Overcomes PA’s Broken Child Welfare System

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Westmoreland County child welfare officials responded to a recent state Auditor General special report analyzing the children and youth services system in Pennsylvania.

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