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The Garrett County Steps to Better Health Committee has announced Saturday, April 8, as the date for the next Garrett County Health Fair and Family Fun Festival. The 2017 event will be held at the CARC (Community Aquatic & Recreation Complex) at Garrett College in...read more
The Steps For Better Health Committee is seeking nominations for the Garrett County Outstanding Partner in Health Awards which will be announced at the Garrett County Health Fair on April 8, 2017. Nominations must be submitted by March 24th. The award is designed to...read more
JUST LIKE YOU! Kids follow your example because they want to be Just Like You! Be a positive role model for your children and model healthy hygiene so they will eventually perform positive behaviors without being asked. April Gordon is a positive role model for her...read more
Healthier workers is one of the goals of the worksite wellness program being promoted by the Garrett County Health Department. Employers are encouraged to participate in the Worksite Wellness Program, providing benefits for their staff, and increasing the health of...read more
Children are “copycats” in every way. The Just Like You! positive role modeling campaign was created to remind adults of the impact they have on children. “Make sure that your ‘little copycats’ see positive behaviors to mimic,” said Sandy Miller, Prevention Supervisor...read more