The Guilford County Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public Health is alerting residents that a raccoon found on Waterbridge Street in Gibsonville tested positive for the rabies virus on November 21, 2017. This is the thirteenth confirmed case of animal rabies in 2017. North Carolina law requires that all domestic pets (cats,…Details
County offices are closed Thursday, November 23rd and Friday, November 24th in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.
The JustTEENS Clinic Program was initiated at Guilford County Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Public Health Division building in October 2015. With the help of Cone Health Foundation grant funding, during the first year of the JustTEENS Initiative, 645 young adults between ages 15 to 19 were seen. The number grew in the…Details
Guilford County Animal Services works hard to promote the adoption of pets, but spay/neuter is the best tool available to reduce the population of stray or homeless pets, and thus reduce shelter intake and euthanasia. Choosing to spay/neuter your pet has a number of benefits including: Reduce spraying & marking Reduce roaming Reduce behavioral problems…Details
Guilford County Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Division staff and programs were recognized with honors at the North Carolina Public Health Association (NCPHA) Fall Educational Conference, which was held September 27 – 29 in Asheville. The staff members and program recognized were: Staff: Merle C. Green Award: NC Association of…Details
North Carolina Public Health Associations (NCPHA) Honors Kenneth L. Carter with a 40 Year Service Award (Health Information)
Kenneth L. Carter, Assistant Health Director for Guilford County Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Division was honored with a 40 Year Service Award for his years of service in Public Health at their annual meeting in September 2017. Mr. Carter began his public health career in Wilson County, NC in March 1977…Details
The Guilford County Board of Commissioners hereby gives notice of a Public Hearing to receive input and consider a request by Lehigh Hanson (“Applicant”) to rezone approximately 351.98 acres near the corner of McClellan and Racine Road, being Tax Parcel #s 0132396, 0132538, and 0132537, just south of the town of Pleasant Garden (Guilford County…Details
PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE Section 5311 (ADTAP), 5310, 5339, 5307 and applicable State funding, or combination thereof. This is to inform the public that a public hearing will be held on the proposed 2019 5310 Community Transportation Program Application to be submitted to the North Carolina Department of Transportation no later than November 3, 2017. The…Details
Schools Can Earn Money While Protecting the Environment – “Kids, Cans and Ca$h” Contest Kicks Off Its 12th YEAR!
Elementary schools in Guilford County can earn money for their school and help protect the environment by collecting aluminum cans for the Kids, Cans & Ca$h Elementary School Recycling Challenge. The contest is held in recognition of America Recycles Day – November 15th.The three schools that collect the most aluminum cans by weight will win…Details
The Guilford County Board of Commissioners has scheduled a work session for Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 3:00 PM in the John H. McAdoo Conference Room located on the third floor of the BB&T Building, 201 W. Market St., Greensboro. The purpose of the work session is to discuss the DHHS – Division of Public…Details