Main Number: 410-996-5550

 

Press Room

For all media inquires to the Cecil County Health Department, please contact:

Stephanie Garrity
Health Officer

Cecil County Health Department
401 Bow St.
Elkton, MD 21921
Office: 410-996-5115
Cell: 443-206-1553
stephanie.garrity@maryland.gov

Most Recent Press Releases

6-6-17: Cecil County Healthy Lifestyles Task Force Meets June 12
5-1-17: Tobacco Task Force May 5th Meeting Agenda
5-1-17: Tobacco Task Force Meeting Set for May 5th
4-27-17: Cecil County Health Dept has received National Accreditation through PHAB
4-19-17: Rabies Vaccination Clinic to be held May 6 in Elkton and May 13 in Port Deposit
4-17-17: Cecil County Inter-agency Council on Homelessness General Membership Meeting April 26
4-4-17: Rabies Clinic to be held May 6, 2017
3-30-17: Cecil County Cancer Task Force Meeting Agenda April 21,2017
3-30-17: Cecil County Cancer Task Force Meeting April 21, 2017
3-13-17: Mental Health Core Service Agency Advisory Council Meeting March 27
3-13-17: Mental Health Core Service Agency Meeting Agenda - March 27th
3-10-17: Cecil County Drug and Alcohol Abuse Council Meets March 23 at Health Department
3-10-17: DAAC Meeting Agenda for March 23, 2017
2-22-17: Mental Health CSA Advisory Council Agenda February 27, 2017
2-22-17: Mental Health Core Service Agency Advisory Council Meeting February 27
1-30-17: County Officials Warn Citizens of Recent Increase in Overdoses
1-20-17: Cancer Task Force Meeting Agenda - Feb. 1, 2017
1-20-17: Cancer Task Force Meeting February 1, 2017 at Union Hospital
1-6-17: CHAC January 19th Meeting Agenda
1-6-17: Cecil County Community Health Advisory Committee Meeting January 19
12-23-16: Tobacco Task Force January 5th Meeting Agenda
12-23-16: Tobacco Task Force and Related Meetings Set for January 5, 2017
12-14-16: Cecil County Drug and Alcohol Abuse Council to Recognize Tari Moore at December 15 Meeting
12-6-16: Cecil County Drug and Alcohol Abuse Council Meets December 15 at Health Department
12-6-16: Drug and Alcohol Abuse Council Meeting Agenda for December 15
12-2-16: Cancer Task Force Meeting December 14th at Union Hospital
12-2-16: Cancer Task Force December 14th Meeting Agenda
11-22-16: Mental Health Core Service Agency Advisory Council Meeting Dec 5th
11-22-16: Mental Health Core Service Agency Advisory Council Meeting Agenda for Dec 5th
11-18-16: Cecil County Inter-Agency Council on Homelessness Meeting Dec. 1st and 14th
11-18-16: Cecil County Inter-Agency Council on Homelessness Dec. 1st Agenda
11-18-16: Cecil County Inter-Agency Council on Homelessness Dec. 14th Agenda
11-1-16: Healthy Lifestyles Task Force Meeting November 15
10-27-16: Flu Shot Clinic November 7 for All Cecil County Students
10-20-16: Community Mini-Grant Applications Now Being Accepted for Tobacco Use Prevention and Cessation
10-19-16: Open Enrollment for Health Insurance Exchange Begins November 1; Health Department Offers Help for Cecil County Residents
10-17-16: Cecil County Residents Can Prevent Type 2 Diabetes with Proven Program
10-14-16: Tobacco Task Force and Related Meetings Set for October 21
10-11-16: Cecil County Locations Offer Safe Disposal for Medications
10-11-16: Health Department to Distribute Potassium Iodide Tablets for Residents in the Peach Bottom Plume Zone
10-11-16: Mental Health Core Service Agency Advisory Council Meeting October 24
9-30-16: Cecil County Inter-Agency Council on Homelessness Meeting October 13
9-30-16: Think Pink: October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month
9-29-16: Cecil County Cancer Task Force Meeting October 12 at Union Hospital
9-21-16: Cecil County Drug and Alcohol Abuse Council Meeting September 29 at Recovery Centers of America
9-19-16: Low-Cost Rabies Vaccination Clinic Offered October 1
9-19-16: Mental Health Core Service Agency Advisory Council Meeting September 26
9-13-16: Fall Vaccination Clinics Offered to Cecil County Students
8-16-16: Sixth Annual Cecil County Recovery Walk and Block Party Set for Downtown Elkton September 24
8-11-16: Healthy Lifestyles Task Force Meeting August 23
7-8-16: Cecil County Community Health Advisory Committee Meeting July 21: Health Improvement Plan to be Presented
6-30-16: Cecil County Part of First Youth Homelessness Count July 12; Organizers Seek Local Youth Guides and Volunteers
6-20-16: Mental Health Core Service Agency Advisory Council Meets June 27
6-8-16: 6-8-16 Cecil County Drug and Alcohol Abuse Council Meeting June 21
6-7-16: Tobacco Task Force and Related Meetings Set for June 21
6-2-16: Cecil County Inter-Agency Council on Homelessness Meeting June 15: Point-in-Time Survey Results on Agenda
5-25-16: Zika Town Hall for Cecil County Residents Scheduled June 15
5-24-16: Time to Quit: 'World No Tobacco Day' Observed May 31
5-14-16: Melanoma and Skin Cancer Detection Month 2016: There’s No Such Thing as a ‘Safe Tan’
5-4-16: Inter-Agency Council on Homelessness to Meet May 18 at Paris Foundation
5-3-16: Cecil County Child Maltreatment Prevention Task Force Meeting May 13
5-3-16: Cecil County Cancer Task Force Meeting May 13
4-29-16: Cecil County Health Department to Give Zika Presentation to Board of Health May 3
4-25-16: Spring Rabies Vaccination Clinics Offered by Cecil County Health Department
4-22-16: National Drug Take Back Day is April 30
4-15-16: Mental Health Core Service Agency Advisory Council Meets April 25
4-15-16: Zika Virus Concerns Increase Urgency of Reducing Risk of Mosquito Bites
4-8-16: Cecil County Inter-Agency Council on Homelessness Meeting April 20
4-5-16: Pinwheels for Prevention Bloom in More Than 20 Cecil County Gardens
3-31-16: Cecil County Health Department Observes National Public Health Week April 4-10, 2016
3-28-16: Pinwheels for Prevention Campaign to Put Spotlight on Child Abuse Prevention Month in April
283-16-16: Septic System Installer Licensing Work Group Meeting April 4
3-11-16: Mental Health Core Service Agency Advisory Council Meets March 28
3-9-16: Drug and Alcohol Abuse Council Meeting March 24
3-3-16: Cecil County Community Health Advisory Committee Meeting March 16 to Discuss Health Priorities
3-1-16: March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
2-22-16: Cancer Task Force Meeting March 11
2-19-16: Tobacco Task Force and Related Meetings Set for March 9
2-16-16: Child Maltreatment Prevention Task Force Meeting March 7
2-11-16: Mental Health Core Service Agency Advisory Council Meets February 29
2-8-16: Cecil County Inter-Agency Council on Homelessness Meeting February 17
1-21-16: Need to Combat Drug and Alcohol Addiction Reaffirmed by Number of Overdose Deaths
1-14-16: Cecil County Child Maltreatment Prevention Task Force Meeting January 25
1-14-16: Mental Health Core Service Agency Advisory Council Meeting January 25
1-6-16: Cecil County Community Health Advisory Committee Meeting January 21
12-29-15: January is Final Month of Open Enrollment in Maryland Health Insurance Marketplace
12-4-15: National Influenza Vaccination Week scheduled for December 6-12: It's Not Too Late to Get Vaccinated
12-2-15: Cecil County Drug and Alcohol Abuse Council Meeting December 10 in Cecilton
12-1-15: Health Department Offers Help for Health Exchange Consumers as Deadlines for 2016 Coverage Approach

Older Press Releases

11-24-15: Free HIV Rapid Testing Offered December 1
11-23-15: Cecil County Inter-Agency Council on Homelessness Meets December 16
11-17-15: Mental Health Core Service Agency Advisory Council Meets December 7
10-30-15: Cecil County Cancer Task Force Meeting November 13
10-22-15: Avian Flu Precautions Advised During Bird Migration Season
10-14-15: Cecil County Mental Health Core Service Agency Advisory Council Meets October 26
10-08-15: Planning Meetings for a “Tobacco-Free” Cecil County Set for October 22
10-07-15: Cecil County Inter-Agency Council on Homelessness Meets October 21
10-05-15: Get Vaccinated: Flu Season Begins
9-22-15: Low-Cost Rabies Vaccination Clinics Offered by Cecil County Health Department
9-18-15: 5K-Twelve Step Recovery Walk and Block Party Takes Place Sept. 26
7-2-15: Community Health Advisory Committee Semi-Annual Meeting
4-21-15: Child Maltreatment Task Force Meeting
4-20-15: Cecil County Potassium Distribution
4-20-15: Cecil County Rabies Vaccination Clinics