Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services

$50,000 Grant Awarded to Department of Health For Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Education

bicycle-child The Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services has been awarded a $50,000 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) to provide bicycle and pedestrian safety workshops to elementary school age children in 2017.

Department of Health Receives $1 Million Grant to Enhance HEAL Zone Initiative in North Long Beach

grant-money ‪ The Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has received a $1 million grant from Kaiser Permanente to enhance the HEAL (Healthy Eating Active Living) Zone Initiative, which supports healthier neighborhoods and healthier people in North Long Beach.‬

Department of Health and Human Services Achieves National Accreditation

health-human-services The Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services (Health Department) has achieved national accreditation through the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB). Only 118 health departments in the United States, including only three of the 61 health departments in California, have achieved this distinction.

Councilman Andrews and Others to Host Health In the Park

Sixth District Councilman Dee Andrews - Photo from Facebook Sixth District Councilman Dee Andrews – Photo from Facebook Councilman Dee Andrews joins the Cambodian Health Professionals Association of America (CHPAA), in partnership with the American University of Health Sciences (AUHS), to host the Health In the Park (HIP) event to be held Saturday, November 7, from 10am to 2pm at MacArthur Park, 1321 E.

Long Beach Health and Human Services to Host Community Health Needs Assessment Forums

community-meeting The Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services is holding Community Health Needs Assessment forums this month to hear from residents about health issues affecting them, and the City.

LBPD And Department of Health Team For National Pharmaceutical Take-Back Event

prescription-drugs The Long Beach Police Department is joining forces with Long Beach’s Department of Health & Human Services to participate in the Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA) National Pharmaceutical Take-Back initiative, along with several other law enforcement agencies around the nation.

Community Invited to Healthy Active Long Beach Annual Fruit and Veggie Party

fruit-bluberries-strawberri The community is invited to access health and nutrition information, sample healthy recipes, tour the Peace Garden, and participate in lots of fun activities during the free 3rd Healthy Active Long Beach Annual Fruit and Veggie Party on Saturday, August 29, from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm at Martin Luther King Jr., Park, 1133 Rhea Street, Long Beach.

Long Beach Breastfeeds to Host 3rd Annual Latch & Link: Breastfeeding Resource Fair Saturday

latch-and-link Long Beach Breastfeeds, in partnership with the City of Long Beach Department of Health & Human Services, Dignity Health St. Mary Medical Center, and Miller Children’s and Women’s Hospital Long Beach are pleased to announce the 3rd Annual Latch & Link: Breastfeeding Resource Fair.

10 Cited For Tobacco Sales to Minors in Undercover Operation

cigarette On December 13, 2014, Juvenile Investigations detectives, along with the Department of Health and Human Services, participated in a Tobacco Decoy Operation. During this operation, minors entered businesses and requested to buy tobacco products.

  • get long beach news by email