September 16, 2014


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…

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…

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…

April Child and Adult Immunizations

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

Spring Cleaning- Waste Disposal and Shredding

Spring is in the air! Which means spring cleaning is not far behind. If you are wondering where to take your household hazardous waste and your driver’s license has a Lorain County Address on it, you can take it to the Lorain County Collect… Read More…

World Water Day

 Each year on March 22, World Water Day attracts international attention to the conservation and development of freshwater resources.

Water and energy are closely linked. Energy has different forms, and water is crucial to produce, trans… Read More…

Community Forum: Drug Addiction Issues

The City of Oberlin and Communities That Care of Lorain County Announcement
AT 6:30 PM.

The event will be held at the Oberlin Public Library… Read More…

Health & Enrollment Fair!

 The Coalition for the Uninsured of Lorain County invites you to attend a Health and Enrollment Fair! There will be Affordable Care Act & Medicaid Expansion Enrollment & Education and Ohio Medicarid Enrollment & Expansion 
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2013 Annual Report

The 2013 Lorain County General Health District Annual Report is now online! Find out how your local health department is partnering to make change… for the health of us all! For more information and services continue to follow , “like” us on Facebook, and follow us on Twitter.





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Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) Card Training for Farmers!

 If you are a farmer’s market or direct marketing farmer who is interested in accepting Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits here is your opportunity to learn more!
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