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Get with Public Health · 1W ago

Golden Farmers Market debuts new SNAP and Double Up programs

               Golden Mayor Marjorie Sloan, Colorado Fresh Markets, the Golden Chamber of Commerce and community partners officially open SNAP at the Golden Farmers Market.A yellow ribbon an...
Get with Public Health · 1M ago

Preventing Melanoma/Skin Cancer!

May has been declared National Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month, a time to raise public awareness of the importance of prevention, early detection and treatment of the mos...
Get with Public Health · 1M ago

May is National Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month

Hundreds of thousands of teens nationwide are expected to participate in National Teen Pregnancy PreventionMonth this May.  The purpose of National Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month is to focu...
Get with Public Health · 1M ago

Don't Procrastinate, Vaccinate!!

The public is strongly urged to vaccinate all of their domestic pets and valuable livestock against rabies and to be sure vaccinations are kept up-to-date. Now that rabies has been found in ...
Get with Public Health · 1M ago

Healthy and Safe Swimming Week 2017

The week before Memorial Day (May 22–28, 2017) is Healthy and Safe Swimming Week. The goal of this Week is to maximize the health benefits of swimming by promoting healthy and safe swimming...
Get with Public Health · 1M ago

Jefferson County Public Health takes parts in Colorado Denim Day!

Jefferson County Public Health staff took part in Colorado Wear Denim day.  Employees wearing jeans will also have stickers that they can wear to let everyone know why they are wearing jeans...
Get with Public Health · 1M ago

New Social Marketing Campaign Takes on Stigma Around Mental Health

The Project’s Goal is to Lower Stigma so People Get the Help They NeedA new Colorado social marketing campaign is designed to reduce the stigma around mental health treatment so that people ...
Get with Public Health · 2M ago

Immunizations save lives

This April, make sure you and your family are up to date on your immunizations. April 23-29 is World Immunization Week and National Infant Immunization Week is April 22-29.National Infant Im...
Get with Public Health · 2M ago

Beat the Buzz – prevent mosquito-borne diseases like Zika

Mosquitoes are the deadliest animals in the world because of the diseases they spread. Among these is Zika virus, a disease that is mostly spread by infected mosquitoes of the Aedes species....
Get with Public Health · 2M ago

Edgewater WIC Clinic Moves to 7495 W, 29th Avenue, Wheat Ridge, CO 80033

Jefferson County Public Health announced today that it will be moving its Edgewater WIC clinic on Thursday, April 6 and Friday, April 7, 2017 to its new location at the Jeffco Family Health ...