Partnering with the Local Library for Preparedness Education

The Natick Department of Public Health and the local Natick Medical Reserve Corps (MRC), a unit of the Massachusetts Region 4A MRC, have partnered with the Morse Institute Library in Natick, MA, to spread the word about emergency preparedness in the local community.

K-9 Emergency Response Team Saves a Life

One of the sure signs that Fall is upon us in the upper Midwest are our beautiful warm days and crisp nights when temperatures drop from the mid – 70’s to the low 30’s in less than 6 hours. This was one of the hazards…

San Luis Obispo Initiates First Climate Change and Health Communications Campaign in California

San Luis Obispo County Public Health Department (SLOCPHD) is on a mission to educate its community about the public health effects of climate change. To that end, we just initiated the first climate change and health communications campaign in the state of California. Launched in…

Community Climate Change Project Shines Light on Public Perceptions

A collaborative project between Columbus Public Health (CPH) and The Ohio State University (OSU) is providing city leaders with information on what residents know and believe about climate change, and what actions they would support to address the problem. Organizers hope the information can help…