Tag Archives: Naugatuck Valley Health District

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…

Health district receives national accreditation

Naugatuck Valley Health District recently achieved national accreditation through the Public Health Accreditation Board. To receive accreditation, a health department must undergo a multi-faceted, peer-reviewed assessment process to ensure it…

District celebrates Asthma Awareness Month

SEYMOUR — May is Asthma Awareness Month and the Naugatuck Valley Health District wants to make sure everyone is aware. The district, which serves Ansonia, Beacon Falls, Derby, Naugatuck, Seymour…

Health district to provide new service

SEYMOUR — The Naugatuck Valley Health District, in conjunction with StayWell Health Center of Waterbury, will provide a new service for district residents. The Early Intervention Services program, which provides…