A coalition of concerned citizens, professionals, and community organizations who envision healthy racial and ethnic minority communities in Toledo and Lucas County, Ohio.

Contact:

Toledo-Lucas County Health Department

Office on Minority Health

635 N. Erie Street

Toledo, OH 43604

419-213-4095

hicksd@co.lucas.oh.us

Toledo-Lucas County Commission on Minority Health


Walk-in flu clinics will be held at the Toledo-Lucas County Health Department at 635 N. Erie Street, Toledo, OH 43604 from 4:00 P.M to 6:00 P.M. on the following dates:

  • Monday, January 12th, 2015
  • Wednesday, January 14th, 2015
  • Thursday, January 22nd, 2015
  • Monday, January 26th, 2015
  • Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

The cost of an adult flu vaccination is $30. Medicaid, Medicare, and many health insurances can be billed directly for this vaccination.

The Family Service of Northwest Ohio, Breaking the Cycle Domestic Violence and Children Program is accepting referrals for the 8-week educational group.Individual counseling focuses on trauma work using talk, art, music, journaling, and other expressive outlets as outlined by the best practice curriculum, "Real Life Heroes." Services are provided to the family at no charge.


Free Health Care Navigator Assistance Available to Aid Health Insurance Enrollment:

Open enrollment for Affordable Care Act insurance coverage begins November 15, 2014 and ends February 15, 2015. Downtown Toledo Health Department and Western Lucas County Health Clinic office hours will be available. 

Click Here for locations and Navigator office hours.


 

 

 

 

At-Risk Populations: In Lucas County African Americans, Hispanics/Latinos, Asians, Native Americans and low-income residents suffer more illness as a percentage of their populations.  

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e-Newsletter:

Check out this quarterly publication. Here, you'll find regular briefings on issues designed to inform, educate and empower individuals interested in minority health. [Read]


Calendar of Events:

Please email us at:

hicksd@co.lucas.oh.us

to have your event included

on the calendar.

 

Feb. 2 – 4, 2015, Ohio After School Network, Statewide Expanded Learning Summit (Scholarships available)

Feb. 19, 2015, Webinar Series: Addressing Health Disparities through the National Prevention Strategy and Partnerships: Individuals and Families

March 3-May 19, 2015, NAMI of Greater Toledo, Family-to-Family Education Program

March 19, 2015, Webinar Series: Addressing Health Disparities through the National Prevention Strategy and Partnerships: Community Non‐Profit & Faith‐Based Organizations

May 9, 2015, NAMI Walks

May 21, 2015, Webinar Series: Addressing Health Disparities through the National Prevention Strategy and Partnerships: Early Learning Centers, Schools, & Higher Education

July 16, 2015, Webinar Series: Addressing Health Disparities through the National Prevention Strategy and Partnerships: Health Care Systems

September 17, 2015, Webinar Series: Addressing Health Disparities through the National Prevention Strategy and Partnerships: Businesses & Employers

November 19, 2015, Webinar Series: Addressing Health Disparities through the National Prevention Strategy and Partnerships: State, Local & Territorial Governments