Posted on October 22, 2020 by admin
The State recently approved the first 21 local health districts and departments – including the Pomperaug Health District – that will receive a portion of $20 million in funding allocated as part of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity Cooperative Agreement.
Under the agreement, the funding is intended to be used by local health districts and departments to:
Posted on October 20, 2020 by admin
Saturday, October 24th is National Drug Take Back Day. The Take Back Day is part of the DEA’s National Take Back Initiative to safely dispose of unwanted medications.
Collection sites are set up throughout the area, including:
State Police Troop A, 90 Lakeside Rd, Southbury
Woodbury Resident State Trooper Office (front entrance), 281 Main St. South, Woodbury
Bethlehem Resident Trooper Office, Town Hall, 36 Main St. South, Bethlehem
Waterbury Police Department,…
Posted on October 14, 2020 by admin
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual campaign to increase breast cancer awareness and education, while also promoting research into its cause, prevention, diagnosis and treatment.
Breast cancer affects nearly every family and I am proud to help spread the word about the importance of this cause, which is meaningful to so many families in our community.
Please get regular medical checkups and mammograms and contact your medical professional if you have questions or concerns.