Eau Claire County ranked 33rd out of 72 counties for health outcomes and 13th for health factors, according to the annual rankings. This is very similar to our ranking in 2018.
03/19/2019 9:34 AM
The Eau Claire City-County Health Department is looking for two dogs that bit a woman, Friday, March 8, 2019, at approximately 1:30 p.m. The bite occurred on Lever Street sidewalk, halfway between Brian and McElroy streets.
03/13/2019 8:56 AM
Children must be 5 years old on the first day of the program they've registered for.
03/11/2019 2:00 PM
Most experts agree. Healthy eating doesn’t need to be complicated.
03/11/2019 9:50 AM
Please visit our Registration page for further info.
03/07/2019 2:28 PM
January is Cervical Cancer Awareness month. This month is an important reminder to talk with your healthcare provider about how to lower your risk of cervical cancer.
01/24/2019 8:57 AM
These temperatures cause a risk for anyone outside for any amount of time.
01/23/2019 9:51 AM
The reimbursement level for replacing a lead service line has been increased to $2,000 for qualifying property owners. Click to find out more.
01/15/2019 10:12 AM
Make eating healthy or being more active your main goal. Losing weight will be a bonus side effect.
01/07/2019 10:01 AM
You can’t see it, smell it or taste it, but it puts your family at risk. Over 2,900 Wisconsin residents die from lung cancer each year, with 488 calculated to be radon-related lung cancer deaths.
01/04/2019 9:12 AM
Be sure to bundle up your baby safely while riding in their car seat this winter and while visiting friends and family. Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) or other causes of infant death can happen at home, on the road, or visiting family.
12/19/2018 10:44 AM
If you haven’t had a flu shot yet, it’s not too late! The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommends that everyone 6 months and older get the flu shot.
12/07/2018 8:12 AM
NEWS RELEASE: WIC Wisconsin Serves Up Statewide “Mom Strong” Campaign with Website, Holiday Cookbook
The Wisconsin Women, Infants & Children (WIC) program recently launched a new “Mom Strong” campaign with the mission to empower parents who receive WIC monthly benefits.
12/04/2018 10:52 AM
Take this time to get tested for HIV, recognize how HIV treatment has advanced, and to show support to those living with HIV.
11/30/2018 8:24 AM
The Community Health Improvement Plan outlines action in the following health focus areas: chronic disease prevention, healthy relationship promotion, high-risk alcohol use, mental health, and substance abuse.
11/29/2018 8:59 AM
The Eau Claire City Housing Inspection Program now requires that all property owners with one or more rental housing units in the City of Eau Claire register their properties with the Health Department.
11/26/2018 9:38 AM
Whether you have been cooking for years or this is your first time making a thanksgiving meal, be sure to follow these food safety tips to prepare a delicious and safe meal this thanksgiving.
11/20/2018 2:03 PM
As we turned back the clocks on November 4th and temperatures continue to fall, the Health Department wants to remind residents to take action to prevent carbon monoxide poisoning.
11/05/2018 9:26 AM
Wisconsin’s Drug Take Back Day is finally here! Join us in the fight against prescription painkiller abuse and bring in your unwanted prescriptions to the Altoona Police Department or Marshfield Clinic – Eau Claire Center from 10am -2pm this Saturday.
10/26/2018 9:36 AM
Halloween can be downright frightful for the millions of families across the country managing food allergies.
10/24/2018 11:47 AM