National Public Health Week ToolKit

In this toolkit you will find social media posts and images, as well as fliers, posters and banners.

Social Media

This social media toolkit includes posts for Facebook and Twitter.  At the bottom you will find images for each day.

Facebook

Monday April 2: Advocate for and promote Well-Being

Looking for ways to combat opioid addiction in your community?

-Visit VaAware.com for more information about what Virginia is doing to address the opioid public health emergency.

-REVIVE! provides trainings on how to recognize and respond to an opioid overdose emergency with the administration of naloxone. http://dbhds.virginia.gov/behavioral-health/substance-abuse-services/revive

– Have unused or unwanted prescription medications? Visit your local health department to pick up a drug disposal kit: http://www.vdh.virginia.gov/local-health-districts/

Tuesday April 3: Learn about ways to prevent disease transmission

It is up to all of us to help prevent disease transmission. But there are easy steps you can take. Wash your hands regularly. Keep yourself and your family up to date on vaccinations, including getting a yearly flu shot. Know your HIV status. Contact your local health department for more information: http://www.vdh.virginia.gov/local-health-districts/

Wednesday April 4: Environmental Health

Did you know VDH’s Office of Environmental Health Services covers programs such as food safety, childhood lead poisoning, onsite sewage, marinas and shellfish sanitation?  Learn more about how OEHS works to protect public health and the environment: http://www.vdh.virginia.gov/environmental-health/

Local health districts provide environmental health services every day, from beach monitoring to restaurant inspections and so much more. Contact your local health department for more information: http://www.vdh.virginia.gov/local-health-districts/

Thursday April 5: Learn about the effects of injury and violence on health

Keep children safe when they ride in the car by making sure your child safety seat is installed properly. VDH offers resources for promoting proper safety seat restraint use for children until they transition to using a seat belt. You can even have your safety seat checked by a Certified Child Passenger Safety Technician. http://www.vdh.virginia.gov/child-passenger-safety/

If you or someone you know needs help call the Virginia Family Violence & Sexual Assault Hotline, 1-800-838-8238 or the LGBTQ Partner Abuse and Sexual Assault Helpline, 1-800-356-6998. If you are not able to call you can text, 804-793-9999. If you are in immediate danger, please call 911. http://www.vdh.virginia.gov/domestic-and-sexual-violence-prevention/

Friday April 6: Advocate for everyone’s right to a healthy life

Health begins where you live, work and play. Virginia’s Plan for Well-Being lays out the foundation for giving everyone a chance to live a healthy life. On the last day of National Public Health Week, learn more about how Virginia is working to become healthier: https://virginiawellbeing.com/

Twitter

Monday April 2: Advocate for and promote Well-Being

Looking for ways to combat opioid addiction in your community? Visit VaAware.com for more information about what Virginia is doing to address the opioid public health emergency.  #NPHW

REVIVE! provides trainings on how to recognize and respond to an opioid overdose emergency with the administration of naloxone. http://dbhds.virginia.gov/behavioral-health/substance-abuse-services/revive #NPHW

Have unused or unwanted prescription meds? Visit your local health department to dispose of them safely and securely: http://www.vdh.virginia.gov/local-health-districts/  #NPHW

Tuesday April 3: Learn about ways to prevent disease transmission

It is up to all of us to help prevent disease transmission: Wash your hands regularly. Keep yourself and your family up to date on vaccinations, including getting a yearly flu shot. Know your HIV status. Contact your local health department for more information: http://www.vdh.virginia.gov/local-health-districts/ #NPHW

Wednesday April 4: Environmental Health

Did you know VDH’s Office of Environmental Health Services covers programs such as food safety, childhood lead poisoning, onsite sewage, marinas and shellfish sanitation?  http://www.vdh.virginia.gov/environmental-health/  #NPHW

Local health districts provide environmental health services every day, from beach monitoring to restaurant inspections and so much more. Contact your local health department for more information: http://www.vdh.virginia.gov/local-health-districts/

Thursday April 5: Learn about the effects of injury and violence on health

VDH offers resources for promoting proper safety seat restraint use for children until they transition to using a seat belt. You can even have your safety seat checked by a Certified Child Passenger Safety Technician. http://www.vdh.virginia.gov/child-passenger-safety/ #NPHW

If you or someone you know needs help call the Virginia Family Violence & Sexual Assault Hotline, 1-800-838-8238 or the LGBTQ Partner Abuse and Sexual Assault Helpline, 1-800-356-6998. If you are not able to call you can text, 804-793-9999. If you are in immediate danger, please call 911. #NPHW

Friday April 6: Advocate for everyone’s right to a healthy life

Health begins where you live, work and play. On the last day of #NPHW, learn more about how Virginia is working to become healthier through Virginia’s Plan for Well-Being: https://virginiawellbeing.com/

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National Public Health Week Poster and Flier

National Public Health Week Poster
National Public Health Week Flier

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