Entries by Jeramie Tubbs

International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day

Vernal, UT Nov 13, 2017 – TriCounty Health Department is pleased to partner with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) to provide International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day (Survivor Day). This is the one day a year when people affected by suicide loss gather around the world at events in their local communities to […]

National Prescription Take Back Day

On Saturday, October 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. local law enforcement agencies, in partnership with, the Drug Enforcement Administration will give the public its 14th opportunity in 7 years to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs.  Bring your pills for disposal […]

A Matter of Life and Death: Fostering Hope Through Dialogue

September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month and TriCounty Health Department, in partnership with Northeastern Counseling Center, is hosting community meetings in locations across the tri-county health district. Suicide can be a difficult topic to discuss, and it is our hope to increase understanding, foster hope,  and reduce stigma through discussion. The evening will begin with […]

Fruits and Veggies- More Matters

September will kick off Fruits & Veggies- More Matters month to help you remember to eat more fruits and vegetables.  It’s a great time to try something new as more than 90% of of adults and children do not eat the recommended amounts of fruits and vegetables. Every step taken towards eating more fruits and […]