Guilford County Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public Health Receives $99,987 National Food Insecurity Nutrition Incentive (FINI) Grant

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced that USDA has awarded $31.5 million in funding to local, state, and national organizations to support programs that help participants in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) increase their purchase of fruits and vegetables. Recognizing that all Americans fall well short of the servings of fruits and vegetables recommended…

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PUBLIC NOTICE: Hazard Mitigation Planning Public Meeting – April 9, 2015

Guilford County, along with other local jurisdictions and various participating partners, is currently working to prepare a Multi-Jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan. The purpose of the plan is to identify and assess our community’s hazard risks and determine how to best minimize or manage those risks.  Your opinion is needed to assist in plan development. Date:…

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Delta Dental Delivers Grant to Improve Oral Health of Underserved Children in Guilford County

Delta Dental is serving North Carolina children through improved access to oral health care. Underserved Guilford County children will soon receive additional dental care, with the help of a $5,000 grant from Delta Dental of North Carolina. On behalf of the Delta Dental Foundation, Delta Dental of North Carolina CEO Curt Ladig presented a $5,000…

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Public Notice: Hazard Mitigation Planning Public Meeting Announcement – March 12, 2015

March 12, 2015 3:45-5:00 pm J. Edward Kitchen Operations Center 2602 S. Elm Eugene Street, GSO NC 27406 Guilford County, City of Greensboro along with other local jurisdictions and various participating partners is currently working to prepare a multi-jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan. The purpose of the plan is to identify and assess our community’s hazard…

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Guilford County Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Division Project Chosen for NCSOPHE Presentation (Health Information)

The North Carolina Society for Public Health Education (NCSOPHE) has chosen the Guilford County Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Division’s Mobile Market Project for presentation at their Midyear Meeting on April 10, 2015 in Statesville, NC.  Janet Mayer and Alexander Lewis, both Health Educators will present “Let’s Go Mobile – The Mobile…

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Guilford County Urges Residents to Prepare for Severe Weather During Severe Weather Preparedness Week

Greensboro, NC (March 2, 2015) – This week is Severe Weather Preparedness Week in North Carolina and Guilford County Emergency Management is encouraging residents to prepare for any potential severe weather the spring season may bring. Severe Weather Preparedness Week is a statewide effort designed to increase awareness of the severe weather that affects everyone…

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