Timely & Topical:
Flu and You
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Mosquito Spray Schedule
ZIKA VIRUS page
Get a Kit. Make a Plan. Be Informed.
Septic System Maintenance Class for Homeowners
Do you have questions about how to maintain your septic system? Attend our FREE session on home sewage treatment system maintenance!
November 9, 2016
Summit County Public Health Auditorium
1867 W. Market St.,
Akron, Ohio 44313.
Click to register
Fall Rabies Clinics
$8 for rabies vaccination per animal
Saturday, November 5, 2016
10 am – 2 pm
Springfield Twp Service Garage
2459 Canfield Rd., Akron 44312
Trainings & Workshops:
In the Neighborhood:
Summit County's Resource
Did you know that more than 60% of what is thrown
away could be recycled?
The majority of trash may be considered to be a “resource” that
can be used and not wasted or buried in a landfill. Recycling allows
our resources (trash) to be used to their full potential. More...
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$2.9M Grant Awarded
SCPH's Lead Program was presented with a check for $2.9 million by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to continue their lead abatement efforts in Summit County. For more information about the program, please visit our Lead Grant page.
Listing of select SCPH programs for county residents (not exhaustive)
August 8, 2016 - Data Dashboards
June 6, 2016 - Free Public Drinking Water Forum for Summit County Residents
April 14, 2016: First Confirmed Zika Virus Disease Case in Summit County
April 14, 2016: National Health Care Decisions Day 2016
March 31, 2016: April Healthy Homes Awareness Month –
Start Spring Home Maintenance to Benefit Family Health and Safety
March 17, 2016: SCPH Awarded Delta Dental Grant
March 16, 2016: Landlord Conference
March 4, 2016: Home Sewage Treatment System Operation Permits
Summit County TB Case Confirmed
Suspected case of TB in Summit County
Free Radon Test Kits Available for January National Radon Action Month
Project DAWN is a community-based drug overdose prevention and education project. Participants receive training on recognizing the signs and symptoms of overdose, distinguishing between different types of overdose, performing rescue breathing, calling emergency medical services and administering intranasal Naloxone. LEARN MORE HERE