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Early Maltreatment and Parent Capacity Training coming to Cattaraugus County!

News from Community Services posted on Fri, 06/21/2013 - 2:49pm

The Cattaraugus County Infancy/Toddler Leadership Circle to sponsor a training on early maltreatment and parent capacity with Dr. Arthur Becker-Weidman from the Centers for Family Development in Buffalo and New York City. www.Center4FamilyDevelop.com

Tobacco Education Day

By: Health

Date(s): 
Tue, 04/06/2010 - 5:00am - 8:00am

Tobacco Education Day on Tuesday, April 6th—9:00 a.m. - Noon at the Olean Office of the Health Department.

The Health Department will be:

  • checking Oxygen levels,
  • carbon dioxide levels will be measured.
  • Let us help you quit!

Read the Public Health Week Schedule of Events from the Cattaraugus County Health Department Celebrates Public Health Week April 5—9, 2010

A Healthier America: One Community at a Time

About Preventive Services

The Cattaraugus County Health Department's (CCHD) preventive services work to prevent disease before it happens. Studies show preventive public health measures are often more economically efficient in addressing both chronic and acute illness.  The CCHD utilizes a number of strategies  including; immunization, screening, environmental contaminate investigation and most importantly education to address a number of public health issues in the county.  Current services include; Read more

Health Education

Health Education Goals

  • Empower the community to identify health priorities and implement activities to improve health status.
  • Promote wellness and healthy lifestyles through community wide programs of information and education to reduce risk behavior.
  • Provide educational materials, presentations and consultations on health related topics.

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Reproductive Health Education

Cattaraugus County Health Department views individual sexuality as holistic - encompassing mind, body and spirit. An individual’s sexuality evolves from family and societal norms thus influencing the community as a whole. Presentations are avalible free of charge to all age groups.  Most presentations require approximately a 45-minute time frame.

Pregnancy Prevention

This program addresses pregnancy prevention based on a holistic model.  Information includes:

Education in Cattaraugus County

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