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Building a Healthy Community 

The Center for Health Education, on the campus of Samaritan Pacific Communities Hospital in Newport, is a hub for health-related activities that help people prevent disease and manage chronic conditions to improve quality of life and lower health care costs.

 The two-story 12,000 square-foot building includes a community resource center, meeting rooms for support groups and health-related classes, skills and computer labs for health care professionals as well as a teaching kitchen.

The center offers:

• Diabetes management and support
• Grief group
• Childbirth education
• Healthy lifestyles 
• Chronic conditions
• Cancer awareness
• Smoking cessation
• Prescription education

The Center was funded through donations to the Pacific Communities Health District Foundation and the District.

Visitor Information

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Center for Health Education 740 SW 9th Street Newport, OR 97365
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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Health-related Events

For more information about the Center, call Center for Health Education Manager, Kathy Brier at 541-574-4954 or email.

Resource Coordinator

The Health Resource Center Coordinator, Amy Conner is available by appointment. For information or to schedule an appointment call, 541-574-4952