Timely & Topical:
April is Minority Health Month
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month
April is STD Awareness Month
Protect Yourself from Zika on
Flu and You
Get a Kit. Make a Plan. Be Informed.
In the Neighborhood:
DEA DRUG TAKE BACK DAY
The Summit County Opiate Task Force hopes to shine a light on youth addiction. A screening of GENERATION FOUND will be held on Tuesday, May 9th
4pm-6pm at Akron Summit County Public Library, 60 South High Street, Akron, Ohio 44326
Summit County's Resource
Did you know that more than 60% of what is thrown
away could be recycled?
The majority of trash may be considered to be a “resource” that
can be used and not wasted or buried in a landfill. Recycling allows
our resources (trash) to be used to their full potential. More...
Trainings & Workshops:
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Listing of select SCPH programs for county residents (not exhaustive)
2017 Press Releases:
Press Briefing Anounced -
Confirmed TB Case in Summit County - 1/13/17
Radon Action Month - 1/6/17
Project DAWN is a community-based drug overdose prevention and education project. Participants receive training on recognizing the signs and symptoms of overdose, distinguishing between different types of overdose, performing rescue breathing, calling emergency medical services and administering intranasal Naloxone.
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