Vision: Healthy People in Healthy Communities
Mission Statement: Protect and promote the health and well-being of residents in the Central Shenandoah Valley
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|Public Health Emergency Preparedness|
|2016-2017 Flu Season|
As cold weather sets in, clothing layers increase, scarves are pulled tighter, and noses become redder. This time of year can also bring the dreaded running nose, scratchy throat, cough, body aches, and headache of the seasonal flu. As you fretfully try to protect yourself from the winter season with warmer clothes and hot drinks, are you also taking steps to protect yourself from the bigger threat of the flu? Find out more about the flu vaccine in our latest blog post. Learn More
|Become a Volunteer|
The Virginia Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) is a force of medical and non-medical volunteers who stand ready to support the community in the event of a public health emergency.
|Quit Now Virginia|
Quit Now Virginia is a toll-free tobacco cessation phone counseling service that is provided to Virginia residents aged 13 and older 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Callers may receive one-on-one cessation counseling, information and self-help materials for residents who want to quit smoking or using tobacco.
The counseling offered by the specially trained Quit Coaches, combined with medication prescribed by healthcare providers, give the best chance of quitting successfully.
1-800-QUIT-NOW / 1-800-784-8669