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Free Opioid Overdose Response Training Scheduled

The Garrett County Health Department has scheduled a free Opioid Overdose Response Training for Tuesday, December 5, at their Oakland Office, beginning at 3:30 p.m. Persons 18 and older who complete the training will receive Naloxone to administer to a person who is...

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Play Streets Grant Completed

The Garrett County Partners After School @ Oakland program recently completed their part of a research project with John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and Baylor University called Play Streets, a program is designed to create safe places to play in diverse...

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Lights On Afterschool Celebrated

The Partners After School programs @ Oakland and @ Accident joined forces to celebrate Lights On Afterschool on Thursday, October 26th. Students from the Accident program traveled to Southern Middle School to join participants from the Oakland program in the...

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Just Like You! Campaign to Launch in October

The beginning of the new school year also marks the start of another Just Like You! campaign year, reminding parents, guardians, grandparents, teachers, coaches - all adults - the importance of positive role modeling for children. Just Like You! is promoted throughout...

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Free Opioid Overdose Response Training Scheduled

The Garrett County Health Department has scheduled a free Opioid Overdose Response Training for Thursday, October 5, at their Oakland Office, beginning at 5:30 p.m. Persons 18 and older who complete the training will receive Naloxone to administer to a person who is...

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Two Cessation Classes Scheduled For Fall

The Garrett County Health Department has scheduled two tobacco cessation classes at two different locations for this Fall. Classes begin on Monday, September 11th, at the Oakland office of the Health Department, and Tuesday, October 24th, at the Northern Rescue Squad...

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AmeriCorps Opening

AmeriCorps: your opportunity to take part in a national service movement by making a difference right here in Garrett County. A STAR! in Western Maryland is seeking individuals to serve through the Garrett County Health Department. Two positions are currently open:...

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