If you haven’t had a flu shot yet, it’s not too late! The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommends that everyone 6 months and older get the flu shot.
12/07/2018 8:12 AM
NEWS RELEASE: WIC Wisconsin Serves Up Statewide “Mom Strong” Campaign with Website, Holiday Cookbook
The Wisconsin Women, Infants & Children (WIC) program recently launched a new “Mom Strong” campaign with the mission to empower parents who receive WIC monthly benefits.
12/04/2018 10:52 AM
Take this time to get tested for HIV, recognize how HIV treatment has advanced, and to show support to those living with HIV.
11/30/2018 8:24 AM
The Community Health Improvement Plan outlines action in the following health focus areas: chronic disease prevention, healthy relationship promotion, high-risk alcohol use, mental health, and substance abuse.
11/29/2018 8:59 AM
The Eau Claire City Housing Inspection Program now requires that all property owners with one or more rental housing units in the City of Eau Claire register their properties with the Health Department.
11/26/2018 9:38 AM
Whether you have been cooking for years or this is your first time making a thanksgiving meal, be sure to follow these food safety tips to prepare a delicious and safe meal this thanksgiving.
11/20/2018 2:03 PM
As we turned back the clocks on November 4th and temperatures continue to fall, the Health Department wants to remind residents to take action to prevent carbon monoxide poisoning.
11/05/2018 9:26 AM
Wisconsin’s Drug Take Back Day is finally here! Join us in the fight against prescription painkiller abuse and bring in your unwanted prescriptions to the Altoona Police Department or Marshfield Clinic – Eau Claire Center from 10am -2pm this Saturday.
10/26/2018 9:36 AM
Halloween can be downright frightful for the millions of families across the country managing food allergies.
10/24/2018 11:47 AM
Eau Claire County high school SADD groups will participate in a day long training to learn how they can help reduce and prevent youth substance use.
10/23/2018 1:29 PM
All community members are invited to join this community conversation on Thursday, October 25th from 1 - 3pm at the RCU Corporate Office (200 Riverfront Terrace) to build a plan to end homelessness.
10/16/2018 10:01 AM
Flu vaccinations clinics will be held at six schools in Eau Claire County: Northstar, DeLong, South, Altoona, Fall Creek, Augusta. We will also be providing flu vaccinations at the Indoor Sports Center with evening hours.
10/05/2018 12:30 PM
Today, we know much more about breast cancer, including the importance of regular breast cancer screenings to catch the disease early and get women into treatment sooner.
10/01/2018 8:21 AM
As temperatures drop, bats and other animals often look for a new home indoors. For this reason, the Health Department encourages you to take steps to reduce your chance of getting rabies.
09/28/2018 8:00 AM
The effectiveness of the flu shot varies year to year, but it IS the best way available to protect yourself and your loved ones from this serious illness.
09/27/2018 11:05 AM
Healthy Retail Initiative in the Chippewa Valley
09/26/2018 8:24 AM
After a competitive application process, Cadott Jr./Sr. High School and Eau Claire Memorial High School have been selected to receive mindfulness training.
09/24/2018 9:38 AM
Continue to Protect Yourself Against West Nile Virus
09/21/2018 9:58 AM
Eau Claire is recognized for its work to improve local health.
09/18/2018 3:29 PM
There is no longer a water quality advisory for an algae bloom at Lake Eau Claire and Lake Altoona beaches.
The Health Department seasonal beach monitoring has now been discontinued and all beaches will remain as swim at your own risk.
09/07/2018 9:17 AM