June 24, 2016

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Food Safety Level 1 Training Available

All food service workers are invited to attend a Food Safety Level 1 Training, hosted by the Lorain County General Health District. The Ohio Food Code requires that food service operations, such as restaurants and grocery stores have a Person in Charg… Read More…

Zika Virus: What you need to know

To help you learn more about the Zika Virus and to seperate fact from fiction, we’ve gathered the following resources. 

Zika Virus Factsheet from the Lorain County General Health District
Zika Details from the Ohio Department of Hea… Read More…

Love Your Heart – Live Tobacco Free!

The highlight of February is Valentine’s Day. Although there are hearts everywhere, there’s one heart we need to talk about this month – YOURS! In 2014, heart disease was the second leading cause of death for Lorain County residents…. Read More…

Love Your Heart – Eat the Rainbow!

The highlight of February is Valentine’s Day. Although there are hearts everywhere, there’s one heart we need to talk about this month – YOURS! In 2014, heart disease was the second leading cause of death for Lorain County residents…. Read More…

ASIST Training

Training can help us spot signs of distress in people who consider suicide. If you work with adults as a community or faith-based leader, healthcare provider, educator, or in the social service or mental health setting, you’re invited to an Appl… Read More…

Love Your Heart – Move More!

The highlight of February is Valentine’s Day. Although there are hearts everywhere, there’s one heart we need to talk about this month – YOURS! In 2014, heart disease was the second leading cause of death for Lorain County residents…. Read More…

Renew and Pay for your 2016 Food License Online

Are you the owner of a:

Food service operation?
Retail food establishment?
Vending machine?

Beginning with the 2016 licensing period, the Lorain County General Health District is offering existing food service operations, retail food est… Read More…

Workout without Snow at Lorain County Fit Walks

 Get out of the snow and get indoors with Lorain County Fit Walks! Fit Walks offer a safe and warm place to stay active. Dates for fitness walks this month are:

Mondays on February 8, 22, and 29 at 5:30 p.m. at the Lorain County Metro Parks … Read More…

Wash Your Hands. Don’t Get Sick!

 Have you noticed handwashing signs in bathrooms and restaurants across Lorain County?
These signs remind everyone to wash your hands so you don’t get sick!
 
1 in 5 people don’t wash their hands after using the bathroom. YUCK. D… Read More…

Small Steps Reap Big Rewards

As we move further into the New Year, now is a great time to create small steps for a healthier 2016 and beyond. It’s not too late to take the next step towards a healthier you. There are plenty of FREE opportunities around Lorain County — so,… Read More…