Photo submitted – L-R Althea Noyes Event Organizer, Elyse Enea Executive Director of Herkimer County HealthNet.

LITTLE FALLS, NY – The 6TH Annual Walk for Wanda Event raised $1,500 for Herkimer County HealthNet this year. The walk took place at Eastern Park in Little Falls on May 15 with a raffle fundraiser, which followed at Benton Hall Academy.

Executive Director Elyse Enea said, “With the help of Althea Noyes, who organizes this event in memory of her mother along with many volunteers, Herkimer County HealthNet has been able to increase the amount of free Living Well prevention programs offered in Herkimer County by six programs per year.”

The proceeds raised from this event supports events and programs hosted by Herkimer County HealthNet related to prevention and living well with diabetes and chronic diseases in Herkimer County.

For more information about Herkimer County HealthNet and its upcoming classes for Living Well with Chronic Pain, Living Well with Diabetes Self-Management, and Living Well with Chronic Conditions Workshop Series, please call (315) 867-1552; check out our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/pg/herkimercountyhealthnet/events/, or visit www.healthnetinc.org.

Herkimer County HealthNet’s mission is to improve the health and well-being of individuals who live, work, play, and learn in Herkimer County.