Una clase gratuita de prevención de la diabetes a partir del 5 de septiembre

¿Sabía que la diabetes tipo 2 se puede prevenir? Se ofrecerá una clase gratuita de prevención de la diabetes a partir del 5 de septiembre, se reunirá cada martes durante 4 meses y dos veces al mes, o mensualmente después de eso. Horario: 5:15pm a 6:15pm Dirección: Departamento de Salud de Vance 115 Charles Rollins Road, Henderson, NC 27536 Favor de llamar a Elizabeth Lugo al (252) 492-7915 ex. 269 para registrarse Go to www.PreventDiabetesNC.org to learn more.

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FREE Diabetes Prevention Class Starts September 25. Sign up now!

Did you know that type 2 diabetes  is preventable? Make changes now to improve your health by participating in a series of free lifestyle classes. Classes meet weekly for several months and taper off to once a month. Class materials and incentives provided. The class is free. Call to register. September 25, 2017, 5:30pm to 6:30pm. Vance County Health Department 115 Charles Rollins Road Contact Tyisha Terry to sign up (252) 492-7915 ext. 236 Go to www.PreventDiabetesNC.org to learn more about preventing type 2 diabetes.

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Duke University & Granville Vance Public Health Wants To Learn How You Deal With Stress

Stress is something that we all know too well. Stress has many faces, and creeps into our lives from many directions. No matter what causes it, stress puts the body and the mind on edge. It floods the body with stress hormones. We would like to know how you deal with stress. Please see the flyer below for more information. Refreshments and incentives will be provided.

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Stop Diabetes Before It Starts!

DID YOU KNOW… 1. Over half of new diagnosed diabetes cases were in adults 45- 64 years old. 2. New diabetes cases were higher among non-Hispanic blacks  and Hispanics than non-Hispanic whites. 3.Nearly 16% adults diagnosed with diabetes were smokers, nearly 90% were overweight, and more than 40% were physically inactive. What can you do to lower your risk? We are offering a Diabetes Prevention Program in August. See flyer below and contact Tyisha Terry at 252 492-7915 for more information.

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Public Notice

Pursuant to N.C. Gen. Stat. § 131E-13(d)(5), the Granville-Vance Board of Health (the “Board”) the governing body of Granville-Vance District Health Department, is providing notice that the Board will conduct a public hearing regarding the proposals to purchase the assets utilized in the operation its home health agency, Granville-Vance District Home Health Agency (the “Proposals”).  The public hearing will be conducted at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 11, 2017, which hearing will be held at the Vance County Health Department, which is located at 115 Charles Rollins Rd, Henderson, NC 27536.  All interested parties will be heard at the public hearing.  As of Friday, June 30, 2017, the Proposals will… Read More

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Board of Health Meeting

The Granville-Vance Board of Health meets at 7 p.m. at the Vance County Health Department, 115 Charles Rollins Road in Henderson on Tuesday, June 6th.  The meeting is open to the public.  Those wishing to sign up for public comments must do so by 5 p.m. June 6th by calling Jennifer Baird at 919-693-2141, ext. 142

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