Posted on: May 2, 2017

National Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month

Colorado's teen birthrate has decreased by 48% from 2009-2014. (larc4co.com)

May is National Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month. Throughout the month of May, let's stop and take a second to ask: how might teen pregnancy affect our lives? Whether...

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Posted on: May 10, 2017

Hepatitis A on the rise in Colorado; at-risk people should be vaccinated

Twenty-six cases of hepatitis A have been reported in Colorado since January, which is more than Colorado typically sees in an entire year. Some adults are at higher risk for getting hepatitis A and should be vaccinated to protect against it.

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Posted on: May 2, 2017

Tri-County Health Department Partners on Campaign That Takes on Mental Health Stigma

Tri-County Health Department is working with a coalition of partner organizations on a new public health campaign called “Let’s Talk Colorado.” The campaign spotlights the stigma around mental illness so that the people who n...

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Posted on: April 27, 2017

Jill Bonczynski Receives National WIC Association Leadership Award!

The National WIC Association Leadership Award is given every year at the NWA Annual Conference for outstanding accomplishment and achievement in the areas of advocacy, leadership, management, and services to WIC. This year, Jill Bonczynski was nominated b...

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Posted on: April 11, 2017

New Campaign Focuses on Health of Aurora's Immigrants and Refugees

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Tri-County Health Department has partnered with the Aurora's Office of International and Immigrant Affairs to roll out a campaign to encourage healthy living through five core areas: annual medical checkups, healthy diet, exercise, rest and balance.

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