Gonorrhea Fact Sheet - February 2017

Over the past five years, Cattaraugus County has seen an increase in the number of reported cases of Gonorrhea.  The average number of reported cases between 2012—2014 was 16.33.  The rate increased slightly in 2015 to 21 cases.  In 2016, the rate jumped 68% to 65 reported cases.  There has also been an increase in number of reported gonorrhea cases across the state.  In 2014, 6,616 cases were reported.  In 2015, the rate increased 24% to 8,719 reported cases. 

Department: Health

Filed under: STI, STD, sexually transmitted, fact sheet

Friends to Cattaraugus County, Madison County in Search for Director of Real Property Tax Services

News posted on Thu, 05/11/2017 - 3:59pm

MADISON COUNTY DIRECTOR OF REAL PROPERTY TAX SERVICES


Madison County seeks a Director to provide accurate, timely information and advice on real property appraisal, equalization and assessment for our Real Property Tax Services Office. The work involves responsibility for the administration, supervision and operation of the Real Property Tax Services Office.

Tobacco Fact Sheet - September 2016

Cattaraugus County ranks third in the state of New York for the number of adults who smoke tobacco.  The county has the highest number  of adults who smoke tobacco in Western New York.  The age adjusted  percentage of adults who smoke in Cattaraugus County is 31.5 which is twice the New York State rate of 15.4% (Figure 1).1  In Western New York, the age adjusted percentage of adults who smoke is 20.8%.

 

Download the fact sheet to learn more....

Department: Health

Filed under: tobacco, fact sheet

Part Time Registered Professional Nurse

News from Sheriff's Office posted on Tue, 05/09/2017 - 2:56pm

 

The Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office, Jail Division is seeking candidates for the position of Registered Professional Nurse to be filled on a part time basis.

Full Time Registered Professional Nurse

News from Sheriff's Office posted on Tue, 05/09/2017 - 2:54pm

The Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office, Jail Division is seeking candidates for the position of Registered Professional Nurse to be filled on a full time basis.

Health Department Well & Septic System Repair Grant

News from Environmental Health posted on Mon, 05/08/2017 - 1:34pm

The Cattaraugus County Health Department and Rural Revitalization Corp. have partnered together to offer a well and septic system repair program.  This Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program helps low-to-moderate income homeowners repair or replace failing septic systems, private water supplies, and public water services in Cattaraugus County.

There are eligibility requirements to be in the program:

2016 Annual Report

View the 2016 Annual Report

FROM THE DESK OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH DIRECTOR

It is my pleasure to present to you the Cattaraugus County Health Department’s 2016 Annual Report. This report provides an overview of the many services that the department provides in an effort to preserve and promote public health in Cattaraugus County.

Department: Health

Filed under: Annual Report

Summer Jobs for Youth through the Summer Youth Employment Program

News from Social Services posted on Fri, 05/05/2017 - 4:18pm

The Cattaraugus County Department of Social Services is ready to help area youth find summer jobs through the Summer Youth Employment Program. The Department will assist youth between the ages of 14 and 20 who meet eligibility requirements with job interview skills, professional conduct and in finding employment. Last year Cattaraugus County Department of Social Services staff assisted 144 area youth from communities across Cattaraugus County.

Emergency Responders Weekend

News from Emergency Medical Services, Emergency Services posted on Fri, 05/05/2017 - 12:13pm

Emergency Responders Weekend 2017 flyer

Contact the Kellners at (716) 244-1784 with questions or for tickets.

Age Out Loud: Celebrate 2017 Older Americans Month

News from Aging posted on Wed, 05/03/2017 - 5:58pm
AGE OUT LOUD! : Older Americans Month, May 2017

AGE OUT LOUD! : Older Americans Month, Age Out Loud: May 2017. Strive for Wellness, Know your Rights, Stay Engaged, Explore New Things

Getting older doesn’t mean what it used to. For many aging Americans, it is a phase of life where interests, goals, and dreams can get a new or second start. Today, aging is about eliminating outdated perceptions and living the way that suits you best.

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