NACCHO Voice

The Word on Local Health Departments is a blog by the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO).

Ebola
  • Tools & Resources

Outbreak of Ebola virus disease (Sudan ebolavirus) in Central Uganda

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Health Alert Network (HAN) Health Advisory about a...

Oct 06, 2022 | Beth Hess

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  • Funding Opportunity
  • Community Resilience
  • Opportunity
  • Community Health

NACCHO Seeks Consultant to Provide Evaluation Expertise for Resilience Catalysts in Public Health Collaborative

NACCHO is seeking a consultant to provide evaluation expertise for Resilience Catalysts in Public Health, a national...

Oct 06, 2022 | Kellie Hall, MSOD

  • Webinar
  • HIV, STI, & Viral Hepatitis

Responding to MPX at Local HIV STI Programs Leveraging Resources for a Syndemic Approach

NACCHO hosted a webinar to share how LHDs can take advantage of flexibilities that have been made in federal funding to...

Oct 05, 2022

  • Tools & Resources
  • Immunization

Understanding and Responding to a Recently Published Study on Vaccine Associated Aluminum and Risk of Asthma

A new CDC-funded observational study was released on September 27th, 2022 in Academic Pediatrics examining whether...

Oct 04, 2022 | Robin Mowson

Putting the pieces together
  • Funding Opportunity
  • Opioid Overdose Epidemic
  • Opportunity
  • Substance Use Disorder

Funding Opportunity: Harm Reduction and Academic Detailing (HRAD) Pilot Projects

With support from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), NACCHO is pleased to offer a funding...

Oct 03, 2022 | Bailey McInnes

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  • Press Release

NACCHO Awards Nearly $175K to Five Sites for Projects to Connect People Who Use Substances to Harm Reduction Services

— The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO), representing the country’s nearly 3,000 local...

Sep 30, 2022 | Bailey McInnes

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  • Tools & Resources
  • Communications & Public Relations

Strengthening Local Public Health Department Communications

Companion slides to the 2019 Communications Webinar Series are now available.

Sep 30, 2022 | Andrea Grenadier

Nutriton
  • Chronic Disease
  • Physical Activity

Biden Administration Releases National Strategy on Hunger, Nutrition, and Health

On Wednesday, September 28, the Biden administration hosted the White House Conference on Hunger, Nutrition, and Health...

Sep 30, 2022 | Lluvia Botello, Kerry Allen

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  • Podcast

NACCHO Podcast: The Future of Public Health Emergency Preparedness

Communications Specialist Beth Hess speaks with Ben Robison, Health Commissioner for the Wood County Health Department...

Sep 29, 2022 | Beth Hess

Putting the pieces together
  • Funding Opportunity
  • Opportunity
  • Technical Assistance
  • Training

RFA: Statewide Association Performance Improvement Training and Technical Assistance Support

With support from CDC CSTLTS, NACCHO is offering an opportunity for statewide public health associations to provide...

Sep 29, 2022 | Andrea Grenadier

Partner Articles

  • Tools & Resources
  • Climate Change
  • Training

Join us for a Climate for Health Ambassadors Training at...

We are partnering with Climate for Health and ecoAmerica to offer an...

Jul 11, 2022 | Anu Varma

Join us for a Climate for Health Ambassadors Training at...

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  • COVID-19
  • Tools & Resources
  • Infection, Prevention, and Control
  • Infectious Disease

New Resource: BLOC COVID Video Series

This video series was developed from interviews with BLOC COVID funded sites to...

Jul 06, 2022 | Jaclyn Abramson, Candice Young

New Resource: BLOC COVID Video Series

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  • COVID-19
  • Immunization

Partnering for Pediatric Vaccinations

Florida Department of Health in Manatee County has been leading the way in...

Jun 17, 2022 | Amiris Roberson

Partnering for Pediatric Vaccinations

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  • Press Release

NACCHO Announces Ten Health Department Grantees to...

The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO), with...

May 18, 2022 | Andrea Grenadier

NACCHO Announces Ten Health Department Grantees to...

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  • Webinar
  • Infection, Prevention, and Control
  • Infectious Disease
  • Community Health

World Hand Hygiene Day 2022

This year’s theme for World Hand Hygiene Day on May 5 is focused on recognizing...

May 04, 2022 | Jaclyn Abramson

World Hand Hygiene Day 2022

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  • Press Release

Public Health Groups Announce Grantees for National...

The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) and the...

Apr 07, 2022 | Andrea Grenadier

Public Health Groups Announce Grantees for National...

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  • Tools & Resources
  • Hazards & Health Effects

Multi-faceted EPA Research Addressing Threats to Public...

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) researchers are working to...

Sep 27, 2021 | Guest Author

Multi-faceted EPA Research Addressing Threats to Public...

Alzheimers Disease
  • Press Release

NACCHO and the Alzheimer’s Association Collaborating to...

The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO),...

Sep 21, 2021 | Theresa Spinner

NACCHO and the Alzheimer’s Association Collaborating to...

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  • Tools & Resources
  • Webinar
  • Water Quality

Responding to Per- And Polyfluoroalkyl Substances in...

On August 12, 2021, NACCHO and AAAS’s EPI Center hosted a webinar on PFAS...

Aug 27, 2021 | Guest Author

Responding to Per- And Polyfluoroalkyl Substances in...

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  • Funding Opportunity
  • Food Safety & Inspection
  • Opportunity

NEHA-FDA RFFM Mentorship Program in partnership with the...

Applications for the program are now open from September 9 through November 15,...

Aug 03, 2021 | Guest Author

NEHA-FDA RFFM Mentorship Program in partnership with the...

  • COVID-19

Investing in Evidence to Inform How to Rebuild the U.S....

Associate Professor, Erika Martin and Betty Bekemeier (University of Washington...

Apr 07, 2021 | Guest Author

Investing in Evidence to Inform How to Rebuild the U.S....

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  • Funding Opportunity
  • Accreditation & Quality Improvement
  • Opportunity
  • Performance Improvement

Improving Social Determinants of Health – Getting...

NACCHO is pleased to announced the release of three Request for Proposals to...

Feb 17, 2021 | Andrea Grenadier

Improving Social Determinants of Health – Getting...

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