July 29, 2014

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Lorain County Fitness Walks

 The Lorain County Fitness Walks is a no cost weekly walking group that meets every Monday in May at 5:30 p.m. at the Lorain County Metro Parks Splash Zone (95 West Hamilton Road, Oberlin, OH 44074). Walking has been shown to improve your mood, d… Read More…

Vaccines help prevent disease and save lives…big time!

 The Lorain County General Health District (LCGHD) reminds all to get ready for summer by keeping shot records up to date and getting vaccinated on time. Remember, it’s never too late to start or get back on schedule! David Covell, RS,… Read More…

Project Dawn Training and Narcan Distribution Clinic

Lorain County: Project Dawn training and distribution Thursday, May 8, 2014 from 5:00-7:30 p.m. at the Elyria City Health District (202 Chestnut Street, Elyria, Ohio 44035). Opiod overdose is one of the leading causes of deaths in Lorain County. In or… Read More…

National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

This year’s U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA) National Prescription Take-Back Day will be held on Saturday, April 26th from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
 
The National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day aims to provide a safe, … Read More…

Be a Leader in Wellness!

 2014 Lorain County Wellness Leadership Network Breakfast Meeting for Worksite, Community and Faith-based Leaders
Zero to Hero…Best Practice Interventions for Your Wellness Plan
Featuring resources for improving nutrition, increasing phy… Read More…

April 22 is Earth Day!

 The Environmental Protection Agency’s mission is to protect human health and the environment.
April 22, 2014 marks the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day!
To celebrate, here are 40 things we can each do to reduce greenhouse gases and help save the p… Read More…

Plant a Row for the Hungry

 Plant an extra row of crops this year to support the national program, Plant a Row for the Hungry.
This year, the city of Oberlin will help provide freshly grown produce to families in need. Multiple gardens throughout Oberlin are participating … Read More…

Celebrating National Public Health Week, April 7-11, 2014

You may not realize it, but public health is everywhere and impacts everyone. Join us to celebrate public health in Lorain County. Get a behind the scenes look at some of the things that are being done for the health of us all, and some of the people w… Read More…

Ohio Attorney General’s Drug Abuse Community Forum

On Monday, April 21st, 2014, Mike DeWine Ohio Attorney General, will conduct a round table discussion to hear how Lorain County is addressing the challenges of drug addiction. Discussion will focus on the successes and the remaining challenges on this… Read More…

Bringing Back the Black River Video Premiere

 Looking for a fun spring time activity? Then come to Bringing Back the Black River Video Premiere!
Saturday, April 26, 2014
Starts at 4:00 PM
Palace Theatre
617 Broadway Avenue Lorain, OH 44052
 
Learn about the restoration work accomplish… Read More…