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Posted on: July 15, 2018

Children's Special Health Care

Do you  have a child with chronic healthcare needs? There is a program that can help families pay medical bills for eligible children.  Eligibility does NOT depend on income! Families of all incomes can join as well as those with private...

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Posted on: July 14, 2018

Gun Safety

Easy access to firearms can lead to tragic consequences. Help keep children safe by educating your whole family. Visit: http://www.projectchildsafe.org/news/ten-tips-firearm-safety-your-home  

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

Sun Safety

SunSafety

Stay safe in the sun! Wear plenty of sunscreen, a wide-brimmed hat, wrap-around sunglasses, and drink plenty of water! Don't forget - keep practicing these tips all year.

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Posted on: July 12, 2018

National Park and Recreation Month

A lifetime of discover awaits you at any one of SEVEN county parks in Lenawee. Find the perfect summer activity for every member of your family! https://www.lenawee.mi.us/DocumentCenter/View/82/Lenawee-County-Parks-Brochure-PDF  

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Posted on: July 11, 2018

Sun Safety

SunSafety

Beat the heat! Wear sunscreen and seek shade, especially in the middle of the day. This will prevent skin damage from UV rays.  More information: http://www.cdc.gov/cancer/skin/basic_info/prevention.htm

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Posted on: July 9, 2018

Gun safety

"Are there unlocked guns in your home?" One question could save your child's life. Practice good gun safety: guns should be stored unloaded, locked, with ammunition separate, and most importantly, out of your child's reach. http://www.askingsave...

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Posted on: July 8, 2018

TIPS Training

Are you an alcohol server? The Lenawee County Health Department is now offering FREE TIPS (Training for Intervention ProcedureS) training! What is TIPS training? A dynamic skills-based training program designed to prevent intoxication, drunk driving, and ...

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Posted on: July 7, 2018

Swimming Pools

SwimmingPools

Did you know that the Health Department inspects all public swimming pools to ensure they are safe for your enjoyment? Stay cool and swim safe! Call the Environmental Health Division at 517-264-5214 if you have any questions.

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Posted on: July 6, 2018

Food Handler's Class

Reminder: This month’s Food Handler’s Class is July 18th at 2pm and 7pm. All restaurant workers in Lenawee County must obtain a Food Handler’s Card through one of these monthly classes. Classes can fill up fast, so come to the Health Department to pre-reg...

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Posted on: July 3, 2018

Immunizations

It's time to start thinking about back-to-school immunizations! Vaccinations are extremely important for the health of your child, and the community. Here are some MICHIGAN immunization stats and facts to help you make decisions on getting your child vacc...

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Posted on: July 2, 2018

Firework Safety

fireworks

This 4th of July, enjoy fireworks safely. NEVER allow young children to play with or ignite fireworks.  More tips at http://www.cdc.gov/family/minutes/tips/fireworks

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Posted on: July 1, 2018

DO1THING Every Month to Prepare for Emergencies

 Goal for this month: ensure that you are able to communicate with your family members during an emergency. Learn more at http://do1thing.com/things/jul

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