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New Hanover County reports more than 300 new COVID-19 cases over the past week

Posted July 29, 2021 at 5:05 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Health and Human Services’ Public Health reports a concerning resurgence in new reported cases of COVID-19 and an increase in the percent … Read More »

Public Notice: Special Meeting of the New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board to be held August 2

Posted July 29, 2021 at 4:03 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthPublic NoticeSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board will hold a special meeting on Monday, August 2, 2021, at … Read More »

New Hanover County surpasses 20,000 total COVID-19 cases, data shows upward trends in case counts

Posted July 22, 2021 at 2:07 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Total documented cases of COVID-19 in New Hanover County since the start of the pandemic surpassed 20,000 this week, along with a continued rise in … Read More »

Public Health monitoring Delta variant, urges community to get vaccinated

Posted July 15, 2021 at 4:29 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Health and Human Services’ Public Health is monitoring the impact of the new Delta variant and urging all residents to get vaccinated … Read More »

Public Notice: New Hanover County Health & Human Services Board to resume in-person meetings on July 20

Posted July 14, 2021 at 3:29 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthPublic NoticeSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board will resume in-person meetings beginning on July 20, 2021, at 8 … Read More »

Public Health to host pop-up vaccine clinic at Flytrap Brewing, continues outreach vaccination efforts

Posted July 8, 2021 at 2:36 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Health and Human Services’ Public Health continues outreach efforts in the community to provide safe and effective COVID-19 vaccines. Public Health will … Read More »

Public Health encourages continued COVID-19 safety measures over holiday weekend

Posted July 1, 2021 at 4:28 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Health and Human Services’ Public Health officials are urging residents to continue COVID-19 safety measures over Independence Day weekend, especially residents that … Read More »

Mosquito season is here; Tip and toss to fight the bite this summer

Posted June 25, 2021 at 8:50 am     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Mosquito season is here in New Hanover County and during National Mosquito Awareness Week, which runs from June 20 to June 26, county Public Health officials are reminding community members … Read More »

COVID-19 cases still active in NHC, Public Health continues vaccination efforts

Posted June 24, 2021 at 4:58 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Health and Human Services’ Public Health continues to offer COVID-19 vaccines and health officials urge residents who have not been vaccinated to … Read More »

Public Health’s Message to the Community: Get Vaccinated

Posted June 17, 2021 at 3:11 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – If you have not been vaccinated yet, Public Health officials have a clear message: Get vaccinated, because even healthy, young people are becoming severely ill … Read More »

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