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.
California Department of Public Health has issued additional closures for Glenn County and other counties with high rates of COVID-19. The following sectors must close or modify services to outdoor operations due to increased transmission of the COVID-19 in our community. The closures or modifications are effective at 12:01 a.m. July 14, 2020, and are in effect until further notice.
While there are all kinds of water safety issues to be aware of, the State Water Resources Control Board wants the public to know about one that may not be so obvious, freshwater harmful algal blooms or HABs.
The Glenn County Solid Waste Transfer Station (former Landfill) will accept limited amounts of Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 8, 2020.
Immunization Clinic Changes
Glenn County Public Health provides low cost immunization clinics for our community. Our immunization clinic hours will change beginning in August to better accommodate our community’s needs.
Immunization Clinic will be offered at:
Parents Urged to Protect Preteens with Three Recommended Vaccines
Glenn County, CA. – To help protect adolescents against dangerous diseases, the Glenn County Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) Public Health is joining with the California Department of Public Health in recognizing February 11th – 17th as Preteen Vaccine Week.
The County of Glenn is currently monitoring the level of risk of COVID-19 to the public. County personnel are working daily to protect our community.
Please see attached message from the Glenn County Department of Agriculture on the changes being implemented in order to aid in reducing the chance of spreading the COVID-19 virus. As always, we are committed to being of service to you and we thank you for your patience during this challenging time.
COMMUNITY FLU VACCINE CLINICS
Glenn County, CA- Glenn County Public Health in collaboration with LabCorp Employer Services (LES) will be offering two FREE Community flu vaccine clinics for those 18 years and older. The clinics are walk-in, no appointment necessary. COVID-19 precautions will be in place including the required use of face coverings. Annual vaccination for the flu is the best method to prevent or lessen the effects from the flu.
COMMUNITY FLU VACCINE CLINICS CANCELLED