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Health Department News

 

 

St. Clair County Health Department Announces Raffle for WIC Program Participants

The St. Clair County Health Department’s Women, Infant and Children’s (WIC) program in collaboration with the Community Foundation of St. Clair County and the Pop Up Farmers Market, announces a raffle contest for WIC participants. Active WIC participants will be provided a punch card to use while purchasing food at the Pop Up Farmer’s Markets or the Vantage Point Farmer’s Market. After the card has all 6 punches completed, the card will be submitted for a WIC Prize drawing event held on October 28th. The raffle contest will run from August 29th through October 26th.
For more information click here, or call WIC at (810) 987-8222.


Rapid HIV Testing Now Available

According to the CDC, about 1 in 8 Americans with HIV do not realize they are infected and account for nearly one-third of HIV transmissions in the United States. Do you know your status? We now offer rapid HIV testing with results in approximately 20 minutes. Testing is done using a simple finger stick method and includes a low cost health assessment. Available at the Main Office and Teen Health Center. Details here.


Back to School Vaccination Reminder

Parents and caregivers can beat the back to school rush by getting their children vaccinated this summer. Children must receive their vaccines before the first day of the school year. Vaccinations are available at the Health Department’s main office (810) 987-5300 and Teen Health Center (810) 987-1311.

Unvaccinated children are at an increased risk and can spread diseases to others in classrooms and the community – including babies too young to be fully vaccinated and those with weakened immune systems.

The State of Michigan also requires local health departments to provide one-on-one education to parents and guardians who are requesting a non-medical waiver. Call (810) 987-5300 to schedule a waiver appointment. Don’t delay – appointment slots are filling up fast!


Health Department Encourages Residents to Participate in 2016 BRFS

The St. Clair County Health Department is notifying residents that over the next several months, we will be conducting the 2016 St. Clair County Behavioral Risk Factor Survey (BRFS) telephone survey. We are contracting with a vendor, “Northern Illinois University” displaying an “815” area code. Trained staff will identify themselves calling on behalf of the St. Clair County Health Department. Residents ages 18 and over will be randomly selected and contacted via land line or cell phone. Questions will be asked to gather information and data about the health behaviors and social issues of St. Clair County residents. Call (810) 987-5300 for questions.


Are you eligible for WIC?

WIC offers nutrition counseling, education, and food benefits for Michigan income eligible pregnant and nursing women, infants, and children under age 5 who have a medical or nutritional risk. For more information, please refer to the flyers below:


Zika Virus (Zika) – Travel Information

Traveling somewhere tropical? Protect yourself from the Zika Virus! Zika is spread to people through the bite of an infected mosquito (Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus). All travelers should take steps to avoid mosquito bites, especially pregnant women, to prevent Zika infection and other mosquito-borne diseases.


Second Chance Naloxone Program

Training and Naloxone rescue kits are available to those who use opioids or family/friends of users. When administered, Naloxone can help to prevent death to someone overdosing on opioids. Trainings are held at the Health Department on the second Monday of each month from 5:00pm-6:00pm. Off-site community training is also available. The program is confidential and free. You must be 18 years old or older and a resident of St. Clair, Sanilac, Lapeer or Genesee County to receive a rescue kit. For more information or to register for training call (810) 987-5300. Funding provided by MDHHS and Region 10 PIHP.


 

SCCHD has many services available aimed at improving the health of the community.  We strive to make these services and/or programs affordable to everyone ad are committed to reducing barriers to access whenever possible.  However, fees may apply to many programs, please check that service directly for any applicable costs.