August 1-7 is World Breastfeeding Week (WBW), an annual celebration of breastfeeding to increase breastfeeding awareness to improve the health of mothers and babies. This year’s World theme is Breastfeeding: Foundation of Life. This theme aims to highlight the important and lasting impacts breastfeeding has on our families and communities.Read More
Gunnison, CO - On Tuesday May 31st Gunnison/Hinsdale Department of Health and Human Services was presented a distinguished performance recognition award by Reggie Bicha, Executive Director for the Colorado Department of Human Services for their outstanding commitment to improving the lives of Gunnison and Hinsdale County residents.Read More
Did you know 1 in 7 women experience pregnancy-related depression and anxiety, making it the most common complication of pregnancy? Maternal mental health matters and yet is often not discussed. Pregnant and new moms often feel guilt in being open and honest about their feelings and asking for help. They can feel isolated and overwhelmed.Read More
Are you a home owner in Delta, Gunnison, Hinsdale, Montrose, Ouray, or San Miguel County? Is your primary water source a private well or spring?
If you answered "yes" to the above questions you are eligible for FREE well water testing!Read More
Flu (influenza) activity continues to increase this season across Colorado. There have been hospitalizations reported that are three to four time higher than in previous years since 2014, which was Colorado’s most severe season.Read More
DENVER — Gov. John Hickenlooper has proclaimed January National Radon Action Month in Colorado. Coloradans are encouraged to test their homes for radon during this month to protect their health.Read More