Toledo-Lucas County Commission on Minority Health
October is: National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
2014 Lucas County Health Assessment: This health assessment provides us with a snapshot of Lucas County, as well as our state and nation. The data presented in this report will provide valuable information to develop strategies that focus on wellness, access to care, and unmet community needs. The assessment will provide additional insight in the areas of health and well-being and how they relate to our community structure.
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.
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:
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November 7, 2014--Northwest Ohio Fatherhood Summit
Nov. 19, 2014--Free Screening Mammogram Clinics