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Summit County Public Health will be closed on December 24 and 25, 2014 and January 1 and 2, 2015

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Be Prepared to Stay Safe and Healthy in Winter

December is Safe Toys and Gifts Month

Disaster Preparedness: Get a Kit. Make a Plan. Be Informed.

Ebola Archive Page


Licensing Council Meeting
The Summit County Public Health Licensing Council will be conducting a meeting on Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at 1867 West Market Street,
Akron, Ohio 44313 in
Building C, conference room C57
at 1:00 p.m. This is a public

Affordable Care Act
Open Enrollment Dates

Trainings & Workshops:

In the Neighborhood:

Akron Urban League
A.S.S.E.T. Program
Free 90-Day Business Education /Computer Training Program
Click here for more information

Home Weatherization Assistance Program
The Home Weatherization Assistance Program (HWAP) serves low- or fixed-income families. HWAP is designed to help lower heating bills by correcting energy deficiencies. 

Summit County's Resource for Recycling
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...

Help Save Lives in Your Neighborhood
Neighborhood Safety Network Safety Tool Kit
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission needs your help to keep people safe in and around the home. They have developed the Neighborhood Safety Network Safety Tool Kit to help consumers and communities promote safety and health. 




New Funding Announcement for
Child Abuse and Neglect
Prevention (posted 12/3/14)


What Does Wellness Mean to You?
 Summit County Health in All Policies initiative is seeking community input to learn what affects wellness in the lives of our residents.  Please complete a short 3-question survey.  Your responses will be anonymous. 
Access the survey by clicking HERE


Information about Affordable Care Act Health Insurance Marketplace


Monday 20 Utility Assistance Project









Public Health News Feed

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Press Releases:

October 23, 2104
Health & Safety Fair to be held on November 1

October 15, 2014
Public Gatherings

October 15, 2014
Summit County Ebola Information Line

October 8, 2014
Lead Awareness Week
October 19-25, 2014

September 18, 2014
Summit County Public Health Announces October Lead Awareness Month Program

September 15, 2014
Rabies Clinic for Dogs and Cats to be Held at Reservoir Park Community Center on September 20

August 25, 2014
Rabies Clinic for Dogs and Cats to be Held at Lock 3 on September 6

August 15, 2014
Rabies Vaccine Baiting Program for Raccoons and Skunks to Begin in Summit County on August 20, 2014

May 6, 2014
Suspected Measles Case in Summit County

April 23, 2014
Sagamore Hills Rabies Clinic Scheduled

April 17, 2014
Mumps Update and Vaccine Recommendations

April 4, 2014
April is Healthy Homes Awareness Month

January 24, 2014
Staying Safe in Extreme Cold

January 7, 2014
SCPH Announces Radon Action Month

January 3, 2014
Forecasted Cold Weather

January 3, 2014
Health Risks of Extreme Cold


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