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  • Mental Health or Substance Abuse Crisis?

    For 24/7 information, referral or crisis assistance with a substance abuse or mental health issue, call Eastern Shore Crisis Resource Helpline: 1-888-407-8018.

    Struggling with addiction? We can help. Visit RewriteYourScript.org to learn more.

  • Interpreting Services

    Interpreting services are available free of charge for all Cecil County Health Department services. Call 410-996-5550 for assistance. Se ofrecen servicios gratuitos de intérpretes a todos los clientes que reciban servicios del Departamento de Salud del Condado de Cecil. En Español: 410-996-5550, Extension 4680.

Latest News

    • 14 SEP 17

    Recovery Walk- September 30

    Cecil County’s Seventh Annual Recovery Walk and Block Party will take place Saturday, September 30, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the area next to Cecil County Circuit Court, 129 E. Main Street in Elkton. This event is sponsored by Cecil County’s Drug and Alcohol Abuse Council. The Recovery Walk and Block Party

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    • 14 SEP 17

    Low-Cost Rabies Vaccination Clinic- September 30

    Location: Cecil County Health Department 401 Bow Street, Elkton. Time: 9 – 10 a.m. Cats and Ferrets Only. 10 a.m. – noon Dogs, Cats and Ferrets. The cost is $7 per animal. Please bring exact change. Cats and ferrets must be in a pet carrier. Dogs must be on a leash. Animals must be at

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    • 10 JUL 17

    Rapid Hepatitis C Testing

    Starting July 11, 2017, the Health Department will offer free Rapid Hepatitis C testing for walk-in clients on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 1 p.m to 4 p.m. For a full list of clinic services visit: http://cecilcountyhealth.org/clinicservices/

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    • 10 JUL 17

    Community Health Advisory Committee and Task Force Schedule

    CHAC is a partnership of community organizations, government, groups, and individuals that works closely with several task forces and advisory councils to improve health in Cecil County. Meetings are held at Cecil County Health Department Auditorium, 401 Bow St., Elkton, unless otherwise noted. Click “Read more” below for a list of upcoming meetings of CHAC

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    • 16 JUN 17

    Stop Lyme Disease in its Tracks

    Ticks are most active during warmer months. Reducing exposure to ticks is the best defense against Lyme disease and other tick borne infections. Learn more about Lyme Disease and be sure to read this Lyme Disease information for children.

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    • 22 FEB 17

    Zika Virus Information Center

    Pregnant women should avoid travel to areas known to have Zika-infected mosquitoes, which includes all of Miami-Dade County, Florida. Zika can be transmitted through sex, so take precautions after traveling. Tell your health provider if you’ve traveled. Please click here to learn more about Zika.

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    • 01 NOV 16

    Cecil County Sets Health Improvement Plan

    The Health Department and its partners, with input from the public, have developed Cecil County’s Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) and Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP) to identify and address our top public health issues. Click here to read more and access the CHNA and CHIP. For questions, contact Dan Coulter at 443-245-3767.

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