Health Department Events and Meetings

Opioid Overdose Response (Narcan) Training - Drop In Training

Event Start Date: 4/7/2020 3:00 PM

The Howard County Health Department offers FREE Opioid Overdose Response Program (Narcan) trainings, between 3pm-6pm on the first Tuesday and last Thursday of each month, on a drop-in basis.  Simply show up and we will teach you how to administer Narcan, the opioid reversing medicine.

Classes are held at the Health Department:
8930 Stanford Blvd.
Columbia, MD  21045
Barton Conference Room

Call our Bureau of Behavioral Health at  410-313-6202 or email orpresponse@howardcountymd.gov for more information!

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***February Clinic Cancelled***Health Department Rabies Vaccine Clinic

Event Start Date: 4/16/2020 12:00 PM

Howard County Health Department, in cooperation with the Animal Control and Adoption Center sponsor monthly local vaccination clinics to protect your pet from the rabies virus. 

Bring your dog, cat, or ferret for a discounted vaccination the 3rd Thursday of each month. 

Location:   8576 Davis Road
                   Columbia, MD 21045  

Time:         Every 3rd Thursday 

                    Between the hours of 12:00pm and 1:30pm 

Cost:           $5.00 cash or check  (Payable to “Director of Finance”)

Information:

•  All pets must be on a leash or in a carrier!

• Pets must be at least 3 months old to receive a vaccination.

• For a 3-year vaccine, bring a copy of rabies vaccine history from a veterinarian. Otherwise, a 1-year vaccine will be administered.

• A County license for your pet may be obtained at an additional charge ($6.00 for altered, $24.00 for unaltered.) Proof of spay/neuter is required.

For more information, contact the Bureau of Environmental Health at (410) 313-1773 or the Howard County Animal Control and Adoption Center at (410) 313-2780

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Colorectal Cancer: Screen for Life

Event Start Date: 4/27/2020 7:00 PM

Presentation about colorectal cancer screening to help prevent cancer and information about the Health Department's colorectal cancer program and services

Savage Library
9525 Durness Lane, Savage, MD
April 27, 2020
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Register at: http://hclibrary.org/classes-events/

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Board of Health Meeting

Event Start Date: 4/28/2020 6:00 PM

Howard County Health Department
8930 Stanford Blvd.
Columbia, MD  21045
Barton Rooms

The Board of Health has nine monthly meetings a year - except July, August and December.  For additional information, visit www.howardcountymd.gov/Departments/Health/Boards .

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Addiciton: Is It a Disease or a Choice

Event Start Date: 4/29/2020 2:00 PM

Presentation about substance use and substance use disorders. Information and resources available through the Howard County Health Department.

East Columbia Library
6600 Cradlerock Way, Columbia, MD 
April 29, 2020
2:00p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Register at: http://hclibrary.org/classes-events/

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Opioid Overdose Response (Narcan) Training - Drop In Training

Event Start Date: 4/30/2020 3:00 PM

The Howard County Health Department offers FREE Opioid Overdose Response Program (Narcan) trainings, between 3pm-6pm on the first Tuesday and last Thursday of each month, on a drop-in basis.  Simply show up and we will teach you how to administer Narcan, the opioid reversing medicine.

Classes are held at the Health Department:
8930 Stanford Blvd.
Columbia, MD  21045
Barton Conference Room

Call our Bureau of Behavioral Health at  410-313-6202 or email orpresponse@howardcountymd.gov for more information!

 

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HCHD-ROSC 3rd Annual Homerun for Recovery Softball Tournament

Event Start Date: 5/2/2020 10:00 AM

Join us on
Saturday, May 2, 2020* | 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Centennial Park North
9801 Old Annapolis Road
Ellicott City, MD 21042

Go to bat for recovery in Howard County. Cheer for the Recovery and Agency
teams as they race around the bases for fun and entertainment. Discover
resources for hope and education about the disease of addiction. Open to all!

Want to play on a team? To register, pick your team link below.
Agency Team Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/3rd-annual-homerun-for-recovery-softball-tournament-agency-team-tickets-94409161343

Recovery Team Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/3rd-annualhome-
run-for-recovery-softball-tournament-recovery-team-tickets-94238751643

For more information contact:
Carol Boyer, Co-chair, Howard County ROSC | cboyer@delphihealthgroup.com | 443-591-2070
Brad Masters, Tournament Chair | brad.masters@yahoo.com | 703-475-7454
 

*Rain Date May 9, 2020

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Opioid Overdose Response (Narcan) Training - Drop In Training

Event Start Date: 5/5/2020 3:00 PM

The Howard County Health Department offers FREE Opioid Overdose Response Program (Narcan) trainings, between 3pm-6pm on the first Tuesday and last Thursday of each month, on a drop-in basis.  Simply show up and we will teach you how to administer Narcan, the opioid reversing medicine.

Classes are held at the Health Department:
8930 Stanford Blvd.
Columbia, MD  21045
Barton Conference Room

Call our Bureau of Behavioral Health at  410-313-6202 or email orpresponse@howardcountymd.gov for more information!

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Defend Your Skin

Event Start Date: 5/7/2020 7:00 PM

Presentation about the importance of  skin care, skin checks and skin cancer prevention in addition to information about the Health Department Cancer programs.

Savage Branch Library
9525 Durness Lane, Savage, MD
May 7, 2020
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Register at: http://hclibrary.org/classes-events/

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Defend Your Skin

Event Start Date: 5/13/2020 2:00 PM

Presentation about skin care, skin checks to help prevent cancer.  Information about the Health Department's cancer programs and resources.

East Columbia Library
6600 Cradlerock Way, Columbia, MD
May 13, 2020
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Register at: http://hclibrary.org/classes-events/

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