Supermarket Access in Cuyahoga County Welcome! Some communities concentrated in Cuyahoga County’s urban core and inner ring suburbs lack access to supermarkets that provide healthy food, jobs, community
For Program Information Call The Cuyahoga County Board of Health conducts a Swimming Pool Program under the authority of Ohio Revised Code Chapter 3749. All pools are required to meet the minimum requirements
The Cuyahoga County Board of Health (CCBH) conducts a diverse Sewage Treatment System Program which addresses water quality issues within the county. A total of 48 communities in the Cuyahoga County General Health District have
For Information Call Program Background Food safety education is a primary component of the Cuyahoga County Board of Health (CCBH) food protection program. We offer food safety instruction and education to both the industry and the public. CCBH food inspectors (sanitarians) use the inspection component
Healthy children are better learners. Make sure your child knows how important: 8-10 hours of sleep each night A healthy breakfast 30-60 minutes of exercise daily A yearly doctor exam and a dental exam every 6 months Hand washing For an Appointment or Information Call The Cuyahoga County Board
Schools play an important role in addressing health in children. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), schools are the second largest influence on children after families. Schools have direct contact with 95% of children ages 5-17, for about six hours a day and up to 13
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Starting Point Special Needs Child Care is a program that helps child care providers care for children with medical needs.
A nurse will meet and train the provider on the child’s needs.
The nurse can help with: Illnesses or Disorders Medical conditions (Asthma, Allergies, Seizures) Feeding
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Did you ever wonder where your waste goes after the garbage truck picks it up from your home?
Some of the material goes to landfills and some is recycled. The goal of the Materials Management Program is to ensure that the waste going to landfills is handled in a safe
CCBH sanitarians conduct inspections of over 330 schools twice per year. During these inspections, our staff identify health and safety conditions that may pose a threat to students and staff. Focal points of school inspections include air quality, chemical handling, pest control, playground safety,
Phase II Stormwater Program On March 10, 2003, the U.S. EPA and Ohio EPA Phase II Stormwater Rules went into effect. These rules require designated communities to develop and implement a stormwater management plan. This program
The program reviews the causes of death of children less than 18 years old who lived in Cuyahoga County. A group of doctors, nurses, social workers, police, mental health experts and the medical examiner meets every month. They look at facts about the child and the death. The group looks for ways to
Did you ever wonder where businesses that are beyond the reach of sanitary sewers dispose of their waste water? The answer in most cases is a Semi Public Sewage Disposal System. The Cuyahoga County Board of Health (CCBH) inspects sewage systems that service businesses and other non-residential