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37 cases confirmed 1 active

COVID-19

 

The Board of Health has announced the following case numbers of COVID-19 in Medfield: 37 cases confirmed 1 active

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36 cases confirmed 33 recovered

COVID-19

The Board of Health has announced the following case numbers of COVID-19 in Medfield. 36 cases confirmed 33 recovered

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Zoom yoga with Tracy Buckley

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May is Mental Health Awareness Month

The Medfield Coalition for Suicide Prevention, a a Medfield Foundation inititive, administered by Medfield Youth Outreach, invites you to join their 2020 Medfield Shows their Heart Campaign…

In the spirit of relaxation and free time enjoyment, we would like to invite you to a Zoom yoga session graciously hosted by Tracy Buckley, owner and instructor at Medfield Yoga, on Saturday, 5/30/2020, at 11am. Please sign up by emailing medfieldyouthoutreach@medfield.net, and let us know if you would like to participate and we will send you the Zoom link. This is a very inclusive yoga session!

Together we can breathe deeply, stay calm, grounded and present! We are showing solidarity and togetherness, even as we remain physically distant.

Donations are welcome (online on the MFi website- follow the link below-right mouse click on Open Hyperlink or by mail), and please specify art class- Medfield Coalition for Suicide Prevention.

Medfield Foundation Donation Address

 

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Paint Together, like Van Gogh

From Andreea Cazacu, M.D. of the Medfield Coalition for Suicide Prevention –

May is Mental Health Awareness Month The Medfield Coalition for Suicide Prevention, an Initiative of The Medfield Foundation Inc. administered by Medfield Youth Outreach invite you to join their 2020 Medfield Shows their Heart Campaign… Together we can end mental health stigma by spreading awareness, education, understanding, stories and resources. We are showing solidarity and togetherness, even as we remain physically distant. In the spirit of relaxation and free time enjoyment, we would like to invite you at a painting session to reproduce Van Gogh's, Starry Night, graciously hosted by Karen Johnson, known painter and teacher in town on Sunday, 5/17/2020, at 11am on zoom. Please sign up by emailing medfieldyouthoutreach@medfield.net, or by phone 508-359-7121 (please, leave a message if we do not pick up) and let us know if you need supplies as we can offer everything needed for up to 24 participants. Families can do it together as a group, friends can participate separately and compare, but only the instructor will be visible on Zoom. If supplies are needed, please, let us know your address and we will drop off at your house- canvas, acrylic paint, brush and pallet. Donations are welcome (online on the MFi website- follow the link below-right mouse click on Open Hyperlink or by mail), and please specify Medfield Coalition for Suicide Prevention. Medfield Foundation Donation Address

In the spirit of relaxation and free time enjoyment, we would like to invite community members to a painting session to reproduce Van Gogh’s, Starry Night, graciously hosted by Karen Johnson, known painter and teacher in town on Sunday, 5/17/2020, at 11am on zoom. Please sign up by emailing medfieldyouthoutreach@medfield.net, or by phone 508-359-7121 (please, leave a message if we do not pick up) and let us know if you need supplies as we can offer everything needed for up to 24 participants. Families can do it together as a group, friends can participate separately and compare, but only the instructor will be visible on Zoom.

If supplies are needed, please, let us know your address and we will drop off at your house- 11x14in canvas, acrylic paint, brush and pallet.

Donations are welcome (online on the MFi website- follow the link below-right mouse click on Open Hyperlink or by mail), and please specify art class- Medfield Coalition for Suicide Prevention.

Medfield Foundation Donation Address

33 confirmed cases, 25 recovered

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March 11, 2020 1:15 PM

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May 7, 2020 4:06 PMThe Board of Health announced two additional confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Medfield. One case has also recovered. The current case numbers are:
33 confirmed cases
25 recovered

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May 4, 2020 5:45 PMThe Board of Health announced two additional confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Medfield. Four cases have also recovered. The current case numbers are:
31 confirmed cases
24 recovered

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April 30, 2020 6:11 PMThe Board of Health announced two additional confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Medfield. Two cases have also recovered. The current case numbers are:
29 confirmed cases
20 recovered

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Mental Health Awareness Month

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May is Mental Health Awareness Month

Look for the green ribbons and the green hearts around town to remind people that May is mental health awareness month.

 

Medfield residents – if you feel the need for mental health assistance, you can find counselors through Medfield’s subscription to the INTERFACE Referral Service – click or call INTERFACE (617-332-3666 x1411) to get:

  • INTERFACE’s no cost to you review of its database of local counselors
  • INTERFACE’s list of counselors who take your insurance
  • INTERFACE’s list of counselors who have availability to see new people
  • INTERFACE’s contact information for the counselors

 

INTERFACE is made available to Medfield residents without cost because of  underwriting from the Medfield Coalition for Suicide Prevention, a Medfield Foundation initiative that pays the annual fee.

 

TO DONATE to the Medfield Coalition for Suicide Prevention.

 

Call the INTERFACE® Helpline 617-332-3666 x1411 or 1-888-244-6843 x1411 WILLIAM JAMES COLLEGE INTERFACE Referral Service Where can you learn about Mental Health Resources in or near your community? How can you access Mental Health Services for all ages? Find answers at the INTERFACE Referral Service. interface.williamjames.edu Call Monday-Friday 9:00 am-5:00 pm to consult with a mental health professional about resources and/or receive personalized, matched referrals. For additional information and resources, please visit interface. wil liam james .edu/ community /medfield. Funding for this valuable service is generously provided by the Medfield Public Schools and the Town of Medfield.Interface cards_Page_2

 

Heroes among us

Melissa Coughlin, RN, Medfield resident, Board of Health volunteer, shares her coronavirus story from atop the Brigham and Women’s Hospital – from the Boston Globe – Hear her story

 

Melissa Coughlin

 

27 confirmed cases

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March 11, 2020 1:15 PM

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April 27, 2020 5:17 PMThe Board of Health announced four additional confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Medfield. Four cases have also recovered. The current case numbers are:
27 confirmed cases
18 recovered

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April 23, 2020 9:49 AMThe Board of Health announced three additional confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Medfield. Three cases have also recovered. The current case numbers are:
23 confirmed cases
14 recovered

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April 21, 2020 3:55 PMThe Board of Health announced that three confirmed cases of COVID-19 recovered. The current case numbers are:
20 confirmed cases
11 recovered

In addition, the Medfield Board of Health released a memo regarding recommendations for facial coverings. The memo is posted on the Town’s COVID-19 webpage.

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BOH – 23 confirmed cases 14 recovered

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LATEST UPDATE:

April 23, 2020 9:49 AMThe Board of Health announced three additional confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Medfield. Three cases have also recovered. The current case numbers are:
23 confirmed cases
14 recovered

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April 21, 2020 3:55 PMThe Board of Health announced that three confirmed cases of COVID-19 recovered. The current case numbers are:
20 confirmed cases
11 recovered

In addition, the Medfield Board of Health released a memo regarding recommendations for facial coverings. The memo is posted on the Town’s COVID-19 webpage.

Click here for our dedicated COVID-19 webpage.

April 16, 2020 4:02 PMThe Medfield Board of Health announced four additional confirmed cases of COVID-19. Two previously confirmed cases have recovered.

Case numbers are as follows:
20 confirmed cases
8 recovered

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Virus update – up to 20 cases

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April 16, 2020 4:02 PMThe Medfield Board of Health announced four additional confirmed cases of COVID-19. Two previously confirmed cases have recovered.

Case numbers are as follows:
20 confirmed cases
8 recovered

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April 13, 2020 8:16 PMThe Medfield Board of Health announced two additional confirmed cases of COVID-19. Two previously confirmed cases have recovered. Case numbers are as follows:

16 confirmed cases
6 recovered

The Medfield Town House will be closed to all employees from April 14 through April 16 after an employee self-reported not feeling well and did not come into work on Monday, April 13. Although the Town Hall is not required to close, it will close out of an abundance of caution for staff reporting to the Town House each day.

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April 11, 2020 7:55 AMThe National Guard will be at the Thomas Upham House on Saturday, April 11th to provide scheduled on-site testing of the residents. The Baker-Polito Administration announced the National Guard would provide mobile testing of residents at long term care facilities beginning on April 7th.

https://www.mass.gov/news/baker-polito-administration-announces-increased-resources-for-health-care-providers-expanded

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