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Public Health

Public Health Dental Services are Here to Serve You

By Yalonda Galloway / August 9, 2017

Forsyth County Dental Services are here to serve you. We offer non-clinical community based services and dental services through the Cleveland Ave Dental Center for children and adults.

Public Health

Locavore Month is Here!

By Lynne Mitchell / August 2, 2017

Loca…what? A locavore is a person concerned about where their food comes from and tries to only eat locally grown or produced food. The purpose of this challenge is to raise awareness about where our food comes from.


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Public Health Introduces Walk-in Wednesdays!

By Yalonda Galloway / August 1, 2017

Beginning on August 2, 2017, Clinics 1 & 2 at the health department will have walk-in hours EVERY Wednesday. Hours will be from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. & 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. (Closed for Lunch from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.).

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Looking for something new and different to do during the summer months?

By Lynne Mitchell / July 18, 2017

Why not take your family to the Farmers Market! Farmers Markets are fun places for people of all ages.


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Medication Take Back Boxes

By Tracey Semcer, CDC Public Health Associate / July 11, 2017

When was the last time you cleaned out your medicine cabinet????

Public Health

Health Department Fee Changes Effective July 1

By Yalonda Galloway / May 25, 2017

The health department has revised their fee schedule, and it is effective as of July 1, 2017. The purpose of charging fees is to increase resources and use them to meet residents' needs in a fair and balanced way. Please read more for a complete listing of the revised fee schedule.

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