Public Health

2019 Free Flu Vaccine Clinics

Glenn County Public Health will be hosting three community flu vaccine clinics and two senior flu clinics. These clinics will provide FREE influenza vaccine to all persons 6 months of age and older. 

Community Flu Vaccine Clinics will be held:

Wednesday, September 25th, 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM at:

Orland Memorial Hall- 320 3rd Street, Orland, CA 95963

Acceptable PPE Alternatives List

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Alternatives

Due to PPE shortage during the current COVID-19 crisis, the Department of Pesticide Regulation has compiled a list of respirators and exposure controls that offer the same or better protection for employees who are required to use N95 respirators, and glove-safety tips..

Available for download in pdf form here: Acceptable PPE Alternatives-N95 / Acceptable PPE Alternatives-Gloves

Acceptable PPE Alternatives - N95

Acceptable PPE - Gloves

Air Pollution Advisory for September 6-9, 2019

The Glenn County Air Pollution Control District and the Glenn County Public Health Department are issuing this Air Pollution Advisory to notify the public of potential poor air quality conditions in Glenn County due to smoke from multiple fires in surrounding counties. Regional air quality is forecast to potentially reach unhealthy levels.  Smoke impacts are expected to vary during the course of the next several days depending on wind direction and the intensity of the fire activity.

AS HEARD IN COURT MARCH 20, 2020

PEOPLE V. MORO, MIGUEL- Defendant was convicted of felony violations of Health and Safety Code section 11370.1(a), Possession of Methamphetamine with a Loaded Gun and Penal Code section 29800(a)(1), Possession of a Firearm with a Felon with a Prior Strike. Defendant was sentenced to 4 years state prison. This case was prosecuted by DA Stewart with assistance from Glenn County Sheriff's Office Deputies Turner and T. Alves and Orland Police Department Sergeant Johnson and Officer Fullmore. 

Glenn County Public Health Preteen Vaccine Week 2019

Pretten Vaccine Week 2019 banner: picture of children with caption: "Protect their Health for the Years Ahead, Preteen Vaccine Week March 3-9, 2019."

Preventing diseases that can spread in our communities is the foundation of public health.  This week, Glenn County Health & Human Services Agency is joining with the California Department of Public Health in recognizing March 3-9 as “Preteen Vaccine Week,” focusing on protecting kids 11 and 12 against dangerous vaccine-preventable diseases.