Category: News

National Immunizations Awareness Month

Posted on July 26th, 2019 by Veronica Mahathre

The month of August is about bringing awareness to immunizations, and the Gwinnett, Newton and Rockdale County Health Departments wants …

Protect Yourself Against Extreme Heat

Posted on July 9th, 2019 by Veronica Mahathre

As temperatures rise, Gwinnett, Newton, and Rockdale County Health Departments remind residents to take extra precautions to avoid heat-related illnesses …

Tips for a Safe and Fun 4th of July

Posted on June 28th, 2019 by Veronica Mahathre

Stay safe this 4th of July! Follow these recommendations from the National Council on FireWorks Safety Recommended Safety Tips Obey …

Back to School: Immunizations

Posted on June 17th, 2019 by Veronica Mahathre

Every year the Gwinnett, Newton, and Rockdale Health Departments gears up for a back to school immunizations extravaganza. Employees volunteer …

Men’s Health Week

Posted on June 10th, 2019 by Veronica Mahathre

Did you know there was a month entirely dedicated to raising awareness for issues impacting the health and wellness of …

Hepatitis Awareness

Posted on May 28th, 2019 by Veronica Mahathre

May is Hepatitis Awareness Month. In the United States, the most common types of viral hepatitis are hepatitis A, hepatitis …

Our Hours are Changing!

Posted on May 6th, 2019 by Chad Wasdin

Beginning Monday, June 3, 2019, our hours of operation will change. We trust these changes will help us more efficiently …

MRC Leader, Sherwin Levinson, wins Mentor Award from National Medical Reserve Corps Association.

Posted on April 26th, 2019 by Veronica Mahathre

This year, Gwinnett, Newton and Rockdale County (GNR) Health Departments is extremely proud to announce our community partner, Sherwin Levinson, …

Fear the Disease, Not the Vaccine

Posted on April 25th, 2019 by Veronica Mahathre

National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW) is April 27 – May 4, 2019, and Gwinnett, Newton, and Rockdale Health Departments (GNR …

April 19th – We Support National Transgender HIV Testing Day at Georgia Gwinnett College

Posted on April 15th, 2019 by Veronica Mahathre

Each year on April 18, National Transgender HIV Testing Day is observed as an opportunity to focus on HIV testing, …