News & Announcements
On July 7th, 2023, Assembly Republican Leader James Gallagher announced Christine Zoppi, Director of Glenn County Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA), as the recipient of the prestigious Assembly District 3 Woman of the Year 2023 Award in recognition of her exceptional contributions and achievements in Glenn County.
The Valley-Wide Mosquito Abatement District roughly covers 420 square miles (basically the valley floor of Glenn County). It excludes the already existing Glenn County Mosquito and Vector Control District, the Rice Pest Abatement District #1, Hamilton City Community Service District (currently served by the Butte County MVCD) and the unincorporated part of Glenn County to the west of the Tehama Colusa Canal and everything west of County Road D were the Tehama Colusa Canal crosses.
GLENN COUNTY, CA — Glenn County Public Health is working with The Logit Research Group to conduct health-related telephone surveys based on the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Between June 21- July 31, 2023, Glenn County residents will be randomly selected and called on their landline or cell phone to take a 20 to 25-minute survey. Public Health has chosen to conduct phone surveys to gather input from a diverse range of community members. The input will provide a snapshot of the county’s current health status and identify areas for improvement.
PUBLIC HEALTH OFFERS WEEKLY CLINICS IN 2023
Glenn County, CA - Glenn County Public Health will be hosting twice weekly clinics offering TB testing, pregnancy testing, the seasonal influenza vaccine, and COVID-19 booster vaccine. Clinics will be offered in Willows the first and third week of the month, and in Orland the second and fourth week of the month. To make an appointment or for additional information call Glenn County Public Health at (530) 934-6588.
Glenn County, CA – Effective October 31, 2022, Glenn County Public Health will transition the local COVID-19 Data Dashboards to align with the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) data systems. On October 17, 2022, Governor Gavin Newsom announced that the COVID-19 State of Emergency will end on February 28, 2023. As state and local COVID-19 response efforts shift to rely on the current infrastructure and tools in place, Glenn County Public Health will transition to CDPH’s tools for COVID-19 monitoring and prevention efforts.
GLENN COUNTY, CA — Glenn County’s OptumServe Testing Site located at Orland Memorial Hall will be permanently closing on Thursday, June 30th at 11 AM. To ensure residents have timely and convenient access to testing after OptumServe’s closure, Glenn County Public Health is partnering with Tri Counties Community Action Partnership (TCCAP) to coordinate local test kit distribution. Beginning on Friday, July 1st TCCAP will be distributing at-home test kits to Glenn County residents by appointment.