Public health Prevent Promote Protect Suwannee County Health Department 915 Nobles Ferry Road, Live Oak, Florida

Classes / Meetings

Healthy Start Childbirth Education Classes
Florida Department of Health
in Suwannee County
Contact Colleen Cody at 386-362-2708 ext 218

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National Diabetes Prevention Program
UF / IFAS Extension Suwannee County
Class Day:  Tuesdays
Click here for Details

 

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2014 Take Charge of Your Diabetes (TCYD)
 UF / IFAS Extension Suwannee County
Classes Meet Weekly
Click here for details



Events

 

Managed Medical Assistance
April 11, 2014  &  April 16, 2014
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Florida Department of Health in Suwannee County
Click here for details
  

 

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FREE Developmental Screenings
 For SUWANNEE COUNTY Children Ages: 6 Months to 4 1/2 Years Old
April 14 & 15, 2014
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
 First Baptist Church of Live Oak
Click below for details:
   English    Spanish

 

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The Florida Department of Health is recognizing 125 years of Florida Public Health during 2014 with educational and commemorative events.  The state Legislature created the State Board of Health on February 20, 1889, in response to yellow fever epidemics in Jacksonville and other port cities, and Dr. Joseph Yates Porter from Key West became Florida’s first State Public Health Officer. 

Florida’s rapid population growth was due in large part to public health efforts that controlled disease and improved environmental health.  Throughout 2014, the Department will offer educational and health information opportunities in light of the 125th anniversary. The Department invites Florida’s residents and visitors to join in recognizing 125 years of protecting, promoting and improving the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county and community efforts.

Historical Podcasts

Historical Links

Governor's Proclamation




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