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Three Mental Health First Aid trainings are scheduled in Garrett County during May and June. Mental Health First Aid is the initial help given to a person showing symptoms of mental illness or in a mental health crisis until appropriate professional or other help,...read more
The 11th Annual Garrett County Health Fair and Family Fun Festival took place at the Garrett College Community Aquatic Recreation Complex (CARC) on Saturday, April 8th. More than 900 participants were able to visit a total of 78 booths between the two divisions of...read more
The Garrett County Health Department invites the public to attend a presentation called “Parent Night Out” on Monday, April 24, at Garrett College in Room 103 from 6-7 p.m. The special guest speaker will be Debbie Yohn, a survivor of...read more
The Garrett County Health Department recently held a Volunteer Dinner, showing appreciation to some of the 167 people who volunteered more than 3,635 hours of their time to health department programs during 2016. “When you do the math it breaks down to almost 10...read more
A Parents Matter! class is being offered at Garrett County Health Department on Saturday, April 22 & 29, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Parents Matter! is a 12.5 hour evidence-based intervention for parents of pre-adolescent youth. This free program is designed to...read more