Special Events & Programs
The University of Vermont Health Network - Elizabethtown Community Hospital hosts special events and programs throughout the year. Find the most up-to-date information on our calendar of events and Facebook.
Events include free health screenings like our Women’s Health and Hunter's Health Days. The UVM Health Network - Elizabethtown Community Hospital Auxiliary also sponsors fundraising events throughout the year, including the annual Doc Lopez Run for Health.
When you make a contribution to the University of Vermont Health Network - Elizabethtown Community Hospital, you are investing in the health and wellbeing of your community. Funds raised through our annual golf tournament help support the purchase of new equipment and the expansion of community health and wellness programs. By contributing to the ECH golf tournament, you are supporting our vision of working together to improve people’s lives. Click here to find information about this event.
Doc Lopez Run for Health
The Doc Lopez Run for Health supports the UVM Health Network - Elizabethtown Community Hospital Auxiliary and features a 5K and half marathon race followed by grab-and-go treats and an awards ceremony. The beautiful 5K and half marathon courses finish near the Boquet Valley Central School in Elizabethtown, New York. Find race details here.
Free community programs, like Wellness Rx and our Diabetes Support Group, offer access to expert advice and nutritious foods.
We offer the following support services:
- Tobacco Cessation
- Patient Advocacy
- Patient Education
- Patient/Family Support
- Substance Abuse Screening and Counseling
- Community Resource Access Assistance
Wellness Rx and the Crown Point Health Center Food Pantry
The Wellness Rx program and Crown Point Health Center Food Pantry were launched in partnership with the Essex County Well Fed Collaborative. These programs aim to make healthy food options and education more accessible to those with food related chronic disease. For more information and hours of operation, please call (518) 873-3125.
Holly Estus Scholarship for High School Students
The Holly Estus Scholarship Fund was established in memory of Holly Estus, a registered nurse who worked at Elizabethtown Community Hospital. A $500 scholarship is available each year to high school seniors within the Elizabethtown, Keene, Moriah, Westport, Willsboro, or AuSable Valley school districts. To apply, students must be enrolling in an accredited college pursuing a career in nursing, and must include their school transcript with a completed application.