Seneca County Substance Abuse Coalition General Membership Meetings

The Seneca County Substance Abuse Coalition is pleased to announce its annual meeting schedule. We are actively recruiting new members. If you are a parent or grandparent or other concerned citizen and would like to learn more about how you can help prevent the use and abuse of alcohol and other drugs in our community, please consider attending a meeting. General membership meetings are held the 3rd Tuesday of every month from 10:30 am to Noon. Our 2015 meetings are scheduled for:

Tuesday, April 21-DHS Training Room, 2nd Floor Seneca County Office Building One DiPronio Drive Waterloo, NY

Tuesday, May 19-Seneca County Law Enforcement Center, Rt. 96 Romulus, NY

Tuesday, June 16-Heroes Conference Room 3rd Floor Seneca County Office Building One DiPronio Drive Waterloo, NY

Tuesday, July 21-DHS Training Room, 2nd Floor Seneca County Office Building

Tuesday, August 18- Heroes Conference Room 3rd Floor Seneca County Office Building

Tuesday, September 15-Edith B. Ford Memorial Library 7169 N. Main Street Ovid, NY

Tuesday, October 20- Heroes Conference Room 3rd Floor Seneca County Office Building

Tuesday, November 17-DHS Training Room, 2nd Floor Seneca County Office Building   

Tuesday, December 15-Heroes Conference Room, 3rd Floor Seneca County Office Building

 

Posted April 22nd, 2015 - Public Health
Learn to Swim

Seneca County Swim Program

The Seneca County Swim Program will be held July 6 – July 17, 2015 at Vince’s Park located at the corner of Route 318 & Routes 5&20.  Waterloo School District will attend classes from 9:00-10:00am, Seneca Falls School District will attend from 10:00-11:00am, and South Seneca/Romulus School District will attend from 11:00am-Noon.  There is a request for a $20.00 fee per child for the swim program.  Families with more than one child may pay $20.00 for the first child and $15.00 for each additional child.  Applications requesting transportation MUST BE received by Wednesday, June 5th to allow for time to create the bus schedules.  All other applications must be received NO LATER than June 12th. For more information please see the included swim application or contact Seneca County Workforce Development & Youth Bureau at 315-539-1905.  2015 Swim Program Application

Posted April 22nd, 2015 - Workforce & Youth Services

April is Alcohol Awareness Month

The Seneca County Substance Abuse Coalition has joined other organizations across the country to recognize April as Alcohol Awareness Month. Car crashes, unplanned pregnancies, violence, alcohol dependency, and serious health issues are just a few of the consequences of underage drinking. Together we can prevent underage drinking in our communities. To learn more or to become involved in local underage drinking prevention activities contact the Seneca County Substance Abuse Coalition at 315. 539.1135 and visit us on Facebook at Seneca4Real

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Posted April 20th, 2015 - Public Health

National Infant Immunization Week

National Infant Immunization Week April 18-25, 2015 has been designated National Infant Immunization Week. Do you know how the CDC sets the recommended immunization schedule? The schedule is designed to protect infants and children by providing immunity early, before they are exposed to life-threatening diseases. Visit CDC’s vaccine website for parents to learn more: http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/parents/sets-schedule.html or call the Seneca County Health Department at (315) 539-1920.

Posted April 17th, 2015 - Public Health
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Free Radon Test Kits

Free Radon Testing

The Seneca County Department of Environmental Health has acquired a limited number of Radon test kits for distribution to Seneca County residents. The test kits are free and can be obtained by contacting the Health Department at:

315-539-1945 or 315-539-1947

Radon Awareness 

Posted March 30th, 2015 - Environmental Health
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Drinking Water Operator Training

Below is a link to access the available courses that will be offered by video at the Health Department for RE-Certification of the Water Operator Certificate

Course Flier

Posted March 30th, 2015 - Environmental Health
WIA Youth Program

Job Readiness Program for Ages 16-21

Are you 16-21 years old?
Are you out of school?
And
Looking to make a positive change in your life?
If the answer is yes, please read further. (more…)

Posted January 28th, 2015 - Workforce & Youth Services