San Bernardino County Department of Public Health Recognizes National Public Health Week

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By Staff Reports

(Victor Valley)– San Bernardino County Department of Public Health (SBCDPH) will celebrate the 2014 National Public Health Week, April 7 – 11, 2014.  DPH staff will host Public Health Resource Exhibits throughout the County.   Each exhibit will promote a daily theme under the overall National Public Health Week’s campaign, “Public Health: Starts Here” while promoting the programs and services available to the community.

“Promoting healthy lifestyle behaviors and showing the residents that living healthy lives starts with small steps is an essential responsibility of the Department of Public Health” said Dr. Maxwell Ohikhuare, M.D., Public Health Officer.  San Bernardino County continues to make great strides in saving lives by promoting healthy lifestyle behaviors and creating awareness of services and resources available to residents.

National Public Health Week educates and engages Americans to create a healthier nation for ourselves and generations to come.  Hundreds of events will take place nationally showcasing the value of healthy eating, physical activity and the preventing chronic illnesses.

SBCDPH will promote its services and resources at the following locations:

DATE

Themes

Location

Address

Monday

April 7, 2014

 

Be Healthy From the Start Ontario Mills Mall 1 Mills Circle
Ontario, CA 91764
Tuesday

April 8, 2014

 

Don’t Panic Fontana Lewis Library & Technology Center 8437 Sierra Ave
Fontana, CA 92335
Wednesday

April 9, 2014

 

Get Out Ahead San Bernardino Valley Collage 701 S. Mt. Vernon

San Bernardino, CA 92410

Thursday

April 10, 2014

 

Eat Well City of Redland’s Market Night 35 Cajon Street
Redlands, CA 92373
Friday

April 11, 2014

 

Be the Healthiest Nation in 1 Generation DPH Hesperia Clinic 16453 Bear Valley Road
Hesperia, CA 92345

For more information about San Bernardino County National Public Health Week Celebrations, call 1-800-782-4264.

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