Events

November 25, 2010
2012 HEALTH EXPO

The 2012 Health Expo will be held this year on Saturday, February 4th, 2012 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m at the Columbus Trade Center. This is a free event for the entire community.

Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.

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April 9, 2011
Free HIV Counseling and Testing

 See list of locations:

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April 9, 2011
Free Syphilis/HIV Counseling and Testing

  Wilson Apts. (3400 8th Ave) on: April 14, 2011 (from 1:00pm-4:00pm). For more information, contact Seletia Green 706-321-6413.

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April 9, 2011
STD/HIV Educational Presentations

 April 2001 Outreach Efforts can are listed here.

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April 4, 2011
National Public Health Week – April 4-10, 2011

Since 1995, when the first full week of April was declared as National Public Health Week (NPHW), communities across the country have celebrated NPHW to recognize the contributions of public health and highlight issues that are important to improving the public’s health.

During National Public Health Week 2011, the Columbus Department of Public Health needs your help to educate Americans that "Safety is No Accident". Together, we can help Americans live injury-free in all areas of life: at work, at home, at play, in your community and anywhere people are on the move. We all need to do our part to prevent injuries and violence in our communities. Join us as we work together to create a safer and healthier nation.

Monday -April 4th -  Injury Prevention begins at HOME - Columbus Health Department provide tips on simple things you can do to make your home safer

Tuesday - April 5th -  Injury Prevention begins at WORK  - Tips on what you can do to be safer while working in your yard or garden

Wednesday – April 6th - Injury Prevention begins at PLAY - Columbus Health Department Partners with Safe Kids Columbus to give you advice about toy safety

Thursday – April 7th -  Injury Prevention starts on the MOVE - Columbus Health Department Partners with Safe Kids Columbus to teach you how to keep your children safe in and around vehicles

Friday - April 8th - Injury Prevention starts in your COMMUNITY  -The Columbus Health Department Vector Control Program provides tips on how to protect yourself against mosquito borne illnesses such as West Nile Virus

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November 25, 2010
Breast Feeding: Spread the Health!

Come by Babies "R" Us located at 5555 Whittlesey Boulevard in Columbus, GA on Saturday, December 11th from 11a.m. to 2p.m. and speak to WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselors and Nutritionists about your questions.

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November 24, 2010
World AIDS Day

West Central District Celebrates the Observance of World AIDS Day 2010: 'Facing AIDS'

West Central Health District is celebrating the Observance of 2010 World AIDS Day December 1. The theme for World AIDS Day 2010 is 'Facing AIDS'. You are encouraged to support the following events.

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