Key life saving statistics are up at Salt Lake County Animal Services: the number of animals being returned to their owners, the number of days an animal spends at the shelter, and the number of animals being released from the shelter.
Salt Lake County Animal Services is proud to announce that it was awarded the Pets for Life Mentorship and Training program grant to provide direct, hands on community outreach in Glendale. The program is sponsored by The Humane Society of the United States and PetSmart Charities®.
Public asked to continue mosquito precautions until the first hard frost.
New program offers hope for Utah to combat the type 2 diabetes epidemic.
Construction for a long-awaited public health center in West Jordan officially broke ground Tuesday.
Lab tests confirm patients have vibriosis, caused by a related bacteria.
Health officials bust a few pool myths at annual healthy swim season kickoff.
Improper food handling allowed bacteria to grow in food.
Midvale City, UT— Salt Lake County’s Lead Safe Housing Program is hosting the free event, “Healthy Homes Day” to give families information to make their homes safer and healthier. The event is on Saturday, May 30th at Copperview Recreation Center.
No Salt Lake County food establishments are currently permitted to allow dogs on outdoor patios.
SLCo Health Department ensures recyclers are permitted and inspected regularly.
Photo/Video opportunity: Event focuses on environmental education for elementary students
Statewide non-profit organization Envision Utah wants to hear from you about what you want for the future of Utah.
Recent tanning establishment compliance checks by the Salt Lake County Health Department (SLCoHD) show a 200% increase in establishments following state-mandated parental consent requirements.
Utah has one of the country’s highest rates of melanoma; with increased exposure to Utah’s sunny climate, homeless individuals are at an increased risk of skin cancer.
Community Resources & Development Federal Funding: Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) | Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) | HOME Investment Partnership Grant (HOME) | Social Services Block Grant (SSBG)
Women’s Cancer Screening and BeWise programs provide eligible women with screenings for heart disease, breast cancer and cervical cancer.
Utah State Senator Karen Mayne To Host Two Town Hall Meetings
One of Salt Lake County's beloved community facilities that offers excellent programs to families and kids, is hiring. Discovery Gateway is looking for their Executive Director/CEO.
Pilot initiative aims to improve air quality by increasing transit ridership.
Health department to focus on educating residents this year, enforcing next year.
Nicotine levels listed on labels were significantly different in 61% of those tested.
The Salt Lake County Board of Health has passed Health Regulation #35, Solid Fuel Burning, which prohibits burning coal, wood or pellets in fireplaces or wood burning stoves, and bans outdoor fires. Health department to focus on educating residents this year, enforcing next year