Opioid Learning Series

LEONARDTOWN, MD (January 8, 2018) – In an effort to raise awareness about the opioid epidemic overtaking our community, St. Mary’s County Health Department and St. Mary’s County Library are partnering … [Read more...]

Contractor Needed for Interpreting and Translation Services

LEONARDTOWN, MD (November 15, 2017) - The St. Mary’s County Health Department is seeking a contractor for a period of one year, with a possibility of extension, to provide Spanish oral interpreting … [Read more...]

Event Scheduled for Survivors of Suicide Loss

LEONARDTOWN, MD (November 14, 2017) – Survivors of Suicide Loss Day is an international event for people affected by suicide loss to provide comfort and gain understanding through shared stories of … [Read more...]

The Great American Smokeout

LEONARDTOWN, MD (November 6, 2017) - Get ready to lose the habit and become victorious over tobacco. Every year, on the third Thursday of November, smokers across the nation take part in the American … [Read more...]

St. Mary’s County Produces Public Service Announcement in Continuing Campaign Against Opioid Use and Abuse

Joint Press Release: St. Mary's County Government St. Mary's County Health Department   LEONARDTOWN, MD (September 25, 2017) – In an effort to educate citizens about the dangers of opioid … [Read more...]

Variant Influenza Detected in Maryland Residents Who Had Close Contact With Pigs

LEONARDTOWN, MD (September 20, 2017) - The Maryland Department of Health has presumptively identified the influenza virus strain H3N2v (variant flu) in seven Maryland residents who had close contact … [Read more...]

Influenza A Detected in Pigs at the Charles County Fair

Further testing taking place to determine specific strain   LEONARDTOWN, MD (September 20, 2017) – The Maryland Department of Health, Maryland Department of Agriculture, and the health … [Read more...]

Grant Offers Accreditation Assistance to Behavioral Health Care Providers

LEONARDTOWN, MD (September 12, 2017) – The St. Mary’s County Local Behavioral Health Authority is providing one-time only grant funding to qualified providers who are not currently accredited due to … [Read more...]

Free Library at St. Mary’s County Health Department

Joint Press Release: St. Mary's County Library St. Mary's County Health Department The St. Mary’s County Library is providing free books for children, teens and adults visiting the St. Mary’s … [Read more...]

Health Department Seeks Organizations to Educate Youth on Health Risks of E-Cigarettes

LEONARDTOWN, MD (September 6, 2017) - The St. Mary’s County Health Department is seeking organizations to educate local youth on the health risks of electronic cigarettes. These community … [Read more...]