In recognition of
World No Tobacco Day, the Sutter County Tobacco Education
and Prevention Program is celebrating by conducting a product exchange. We’re
encouraging Sutter County residents and employees to bring their tobacco products
or merchandise to the Sutter County Tobacco Education and Prevention Program
office and we’ll give an anti-tobacco gift in exchange.
In addition, the Sutter County Tobacco Education and Prevention Program office
will feature a display that will educate the people on the health effects of
commercial tobacco products and the chemicals present in them. Free quit kits will
also be available.
You are welcome to stop by the Sutter County Tobacco Education and Prevention
Program office at
1445 Veterans Memorial Circle, Yuba City, CA 95993 or call
us at 822-7215.
On Monday, May 29, most County offices will be closed in observance of Memorial Day.
Sutter County Wins Counties Care for Kids Award
May 15, 2006
Washington, D.C. The National Association of Counties
(NACo), the voice
of County Government in the nation's capital, has honored Sutter
County, California, with the Counties Care for Kids Award for the
county's Sutter County Smiles Initiative.
NACo presents the Counties Care for Kids Awards to highlight the
critical role counties play in early childhood and school readiness,
and to further develop the leadership of county officials across
the country. The award was presented in conjunction with National
County Government Week.
The Office of Women's Health observes May
as Women's Health Month to raise awareness of health issues
that affect the lives of California's women and girls. Women's
Health Month celebrates state, local and community efforts to
enhance awareness of women's wellness and to encourage all
women to take proactive steps to safeguard their health.
To coincide with Women's Health Month 2006, Dr. Rosalie Pena
will be giving a presentation on 'Managing Menopause' which
will be held at the Sutter County Health Department Auditorium
on May 23, from noon until 1:00 pm. Lunch will also be provided!
Seating is limited! Call Michele at 822-7215, ext. 240 to reserve