Tag Archives: Naugatuck Valley Health District

Flu shots available at health district

SEYMOUR — The Naugatuck Valley Health District has flu shots available for residents. The Connecticut Department of Public Health reported that there has been a steep increase in the number…

Free radon test kits available from health district

SEYMOUR — The Naugatuck Valley Health District is offering free radon test kits to residents in towns in its coverage area, including Beacon Falls and Naugatuck. Residents can pick up…

Health district offering flu vaccinations

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Valley Health District will offer an influenza vaccine clinic on Oct. 4 from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Naugatuck Senior Center, 300 Meadow St. The…

Health district offering immunizations

The Naugatuck Valley Health District is offering vaccines for children as they prepare to go back to school. Appointments are required to receive vaccines, and a parent or guardian must…

Health district offering grants for lead abatement

SEYMOUR — The Naugatuck Valley Health District is accepting applications for its Naugatuck Valley Emends Lead Hazards program. The organization is distributing $2.9 million in lead hazard control and healthy…

Health district offering free radon test kits

SEYMOUR — The Naugatuck Valley Health District has a limited number of free radon test kits available to residents of the towns covered by the district, including Beacon Falls and…

Health district proposal has towns queasy

A proposal to merge health departments in the state has raised concerns among local officials. “The state of Connecticut can’t even manage their own budget and now it wants to…

Health district offers immunization clinic

SEYMOUR — The Naugatuck Valley Health District will host a children’s vaccination clinic to help get district students up to date before the new school year begins. The clinic is…

Grant targets homes with lead-based paints

SEYMOUR — More than 100 low-income homes with lead-based paints will be renovated this fall with funds from a $2.9 million federal grant. The Naugatuck Valley Health District received the…

Health district receives accreditation

SEYMOUR — Naugatuck Valley Health District has achieved national accreditation through the Public Health Accreditation Board. The national accreditation program, jointly supported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention…