Board of Health to Open Men’s Health Clinic Written on February 19, 2018 at 10:46 am, by

WHAT:           Ribbon Cutting and Tour of Men’s Health and Wellness Clinic WHEN:           Wednesday, February 21, 2018, 6:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. WHERE:         DeKalb County Board of Health – T.O. Vinson Health Center                         440 Winn Way                 […]

Board of Health to Open Men’s Health Clinic Written on February 7, 2018 at 12:44 pm, by

DECATUR, Ga. – Men in DeKalb County will now have one less barrier to obtaining preventative care, as the DeKalb County Board of Health is set to open its Men’s Health and Wellness Clinic on Wednesday, February 21. With funding from the Fulton-DeKalb Hospital Authority, and in partnership with DeKalb Medical Center’s Physicians Care Clinic, […]

DeKalb County Board of Health Meets January 25 Written on January 23, 2018 at 10:01 am, by

DECATUR, Ga. – The next meeting of the DeKalb County Board of Health is scheduled for Thursday, January 25 in the Bohan Auditorium, Richardson Health Center, 445 Winn Way, Decatur.   The meeting will begin at 3:00 p.m.  The public is invited to attend. Agenda items for the meeting include the presentation of the contract for […]

DeKalb County Extension Seeks Mobile Farmers Market Stops – Extended Written on January 12, 2018 at 11:24 am, by

Fresh on DeK, the DeKalb Mobile Farmers Market is now accepting applications for this summer’s market stops. The market provides fresh, affordable fruits and vegetables and healthy cooking demonstrations via a traveling produce bus. The 2018 market season will run from June to September. Businesses, schools, recreation centers, houses of worship and others are encouraged […]

Toiletry Drive for Human Trafficking Victims Written on January 4, 2018 at 2:57 pm, by

Board of Health Toiletry Drive for Human Trafficking Victims Now Underway DECATUR, Ga. – As part of the DeKalb County Board of Health’s continuing efforts to address the significant human trafficking problem in Metro Atlanta, and in observance of National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, the Board of Health has commenced its month-long toiletry drive benefiting human trafficking […]

DeKalb County Board of Health Meets November 16 Written on November 9, 2017 at 9:40 am, by

DECATUR, Ga. – The next meeting of the DeKalb County Board of Health is scheduled for Thursday, November 16, 2017 in the Bohan Auditorium, Richardson Health Center, 445 Winn Way, Decatur. The meeting will begin at 3:00 p.m. The public is invited to attend. Agenda items for the meeting are a presentation of contracts for […]

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month Written on October 6, 2017 at 12:56 pm, by

If you have a low income or lack insurance and are between the ages of 40 and 64, you may qualify for a free or low-cost clinical breast exam and mammogram. For information about the DeKalb County Board of Health’s Breast and Cervical Cancer Program, visit this link or call 404-294-3700. About Breast Cancer Cancer […]

DeKalb County Board of Health Meets Sept. 28 Written on September 25, 2017 at 11:01 am, by

DECATUR, Ga. – The next meeting of the DeKalb County Board of Health is scheduled for Thursday, September 28, 2017 in the Bohan Auditorium, Richardson Health Center, 445 Winn Way, Decatur.   The meeting will begin at 3:00 p.m.  The public is invited to attend. Agenda items for the meeting are presentation of contracts for approval […]

DeKalb Officials to Hold Summit to Tackle Human Trafficking Written on September 25, 2017 at 10:28 am, by

DECATUR, Ga. – Most residents of DeKalb County tremendously benefit from the vibrancy, booming business and entertainment industries, and access to the world that metro Atlanta offers. However, those same attractive qualities also attract a criminal element that often goes unnoticed to most – human trafficking, often called modern day slavery. The DeKalb County Board […]

DeKalb Festival to Offer Loads of Produce and Fun Written on September 20, 2017 at 1:20 pm, by

DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County’s 3rd annual Fall Harvest Festival promises a whimsical twist this year. This year’s event is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 7, from 10 a.m.–2 p.m. at UGA Extension DeKalb County, located at 4380 Memorial Drive in Decatur. Sponsored by the “Fresh on DeK” DeKalb Mobile Farmers Market, the festival, which is […]