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Category: Health

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    AHB Offering Concussion Education

    April 24 2018
    With spring sports being in full swing, the Allentown Health Bureau wants to remind everyone – coaches, players, parents and officials, of the dangers of concussions.
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    Drug Take Back Day April 28

    April 18 2018
    Owners of expired or unused prescription and over-the counter medicines can get rid of them during National Take Back Day drug collection events in Allentown on Saturday, April 28.
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    Radon Testing Kits Available

    January 17 2018
    The Allentown Health Bureau in cooperation with the American Lung Association and the PA Department of Environmental Protection is offering free radon test kits to Lehigh Valley residents who have never completed a prior radon test in their home.
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    Rabid Skunk Found in City

    August 22 2017
    The City of Allentown’s Bureau of Health and Animal Control are reminding pet owners to keep their animals up to date on rabies vaccinations.
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    Pawlowski Signs Conversion Therapy Ban

    July 20 2017
    Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski signed an ordinance today prohibiting licensed professionals from engaging in counseling, practices or treatments that seek to change a minor’s sexual orientation or gender identity.
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    AHB Receives NACCHO Recognition

    February 23 2017
    The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) is recognizing the Allentown Health Bureau for its ability to plan for, respond to, and recover from public health emergencies.
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    Rabid Raccoon Found in City

    February 17 2017
    The City of Allentown’s Bureau of Health and Animal Control are reminding pet owners to keep their animals up to date on rabies vaccinations.
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    Highmark Awards Near $100k Grant to AHB

    January 06 2017
    Mayor Ed Pawlowski and Allentown Health Bureau Director Vicky Kistler were presented with a $97,400 from the Highmark Foundation this afternoon.
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    AHB Receives $10K Grant

    September 15 2016
    The city of Allentown Health Bureau and its “Million Clicks for a Million Heart Campaign” is one of 50 members of the HealthyCommunity50 in the Healthiest Cities & Counties Challenge to receive a $10,000 community seed award.
  • Homepage, Health, Community and Economic Development, Building Standards and Safety

    City Awarded $1.4MM Lead Paint Abatement Grant

    July 20 2016
    The U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development Lead Based Paint Hazard Control Grant Program is awarding the city of Allentown a nearly $1.4 million grant.
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