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Be Prepared to Stay Safe and Healthy in Winter

January is National Radon Action Month

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



What Does HEALTH Mean to You?
Inform your leaders about what is important to you and be part of the solution. Join us for a COMMUNITY FORUM on Saturday, January 24 and tell us what you think.
More info...

Affordable Care Act
Open Enrollment Dates

Trainings & Workshops:

In the Neighborhood:

Free Information Sessions on the Dangers of Radon and Lead Exposure
Learn how radon enters the home and how to detect it, plus learn about grant funds to replace lead-painted surfaces in pre-1978 homes.  Drop in any time during the session hours. For more information, contact SCPH Environmental Health at 330-926-5632.

Cuyahoga Falls Library
2015 3rd St. Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio 44221

  • January 17, 2015 10am–2pm
    Sutliff Room
  • January 27, 2015 9am–12pm
    Chambers Room

Akron-Summit County Public Library Ellet Branch
2470 E. Market St. Akron, OH

  • January 12, 2015
    5:00 – 7:30pm

Akron-Summit County Public Library North Hill Branch
183 E. Cuyahoga Falls Av. Akron, OH

  • January 20, 2015

Barberton Library
602 West Park Avenue Barberton, Ohio 44203

  • January 24, 2015
    10am – 2pm


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. 



January is Cervical Cancer Prevention Month

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









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January is National Radon Action Month

SCPH Offers Free Radon Kits and Home Rehab Lead Grant


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