Happy National Pet Day! & Tips for getting your pets ready for spring and summer

April 11, 2024

National Pet Day is observed on April 11 each year and celebrates the relationship we have with our beloved pet(s). This holiday also helps to highlight and bring awareness to the many pets who are eagerly awaiting their forever home. According to HelpGuide.org, pets not only provide a great sense…

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El Paso County Board of Health special session resolution

April 11, 2024

El Paso County Board of Health opposes Colorado House Bill 24-1028 El Paso County, CO – At a special session on April 11, 2024, the El Paso County Board of Health unanimously opposed House Bill 24-1028. At the special session Board of Health meeting, board members discussed Colorado House Bill…

Groundwater Awareness Week (GWAW) is taking place March 10-16 in 2024!

March 13, 2024

El Paso County Public Health can help you find out if your well water is safe to drink In 1999, Groundwater Awareness Week was established as a platform to encourage annual water well testing and well maintenance and to highlight the responsible development, management and use of groundwater....

Get big results by starting with tiny habits

February 15, 2024

Many people like to start a new year by setting new goals to reach throughout the next 365 days. Goals can range from exercising more, losing weight, learning a new language to behavior changes like being more accepting or lessening time spent on social media. The list could go on…

El Paso County Public Health launches innovative visualizations of local health data

February 8, 2024

El Paso County Public Health (EPCPH) announces the launch of two innovative new dashboards which feature data visualizations of two leading health issues: suicide and overdose....

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