TriCounty Health Department encourages you to be prepared in case of an emergency. A 72 hour kit is essential in the event you need to shelter in place for an extended period of time. It is also recommended to check your outdated items in your 72 hour kit twice a year, check smoke detector batteries […]

September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month and today, September 10, is World Suicide Prevention day.  It is a great time to increase awareness regarding suicide prevention and engage community members in local suicide prevention efforts.  Preventing suicide needs a comprehensive approach and everyone one of us plays a role in suicide prevention. Our rural areas […]