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Monday, May 18, 2015
Community Health Agencies Focus on Quality to Improve Delivery of Public Health Services
  The Connecticut Department of Public Health (DPH) today announced the “2015 Quality Improvement Learning Collaborative,” a six-month learning opportunity for community health agencies to improve how they provide key public health services.

Thursday, May 14, 2015
Lt. Governor Wyman, Agency Heads Launch Teen Safe Summer Driving Campaign
  Lieutenant Governor Nancy Wyman today announced the launch of the state’s annual safe summer driving campaign, a multi-agency initiative combining outreach and enforcement designed to prevent underage drinking and driving and impaired driving among young motor vehicle operators.

Wednesday, May 06, 2015
Rabies a big problem in Connecticut during spring (News 8)
  Granby residents are still awaiting the rabies test on the bear that attacked one man and chased another runner. Last year, a fox went on a rampage in an East Windsor neighborhood, attacking two teachers, a student, and two adults at a neighboring home.

Tuesday, May 05, 2015
State Issues Health Alert about Synthetic Marijuana
  The Connecticut Departments of Public Health (DPH) and Mental Health and Addiction Services (DMHAS) are warning Connecticut residents about the dangers of synthetic marijuana.

Tuesday, April 28, 2015
DEEP Asks Residents to Help Achieve Cleaner Air During National Air Quality Awareness Week
  Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) encourages you to change your habits to help reduce air pollution as part of National Air Quality Awareness week, which begins today, April 27.

Tuesday, April 07, 2015
State Agencies Encourage Superintendents to Promote Healthy School Environments
  In recognition of National Healthy Schools Day on April 7th, the state is encouraging school superintendents to take steps to promote healthy environments in Connecticut schools.