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Division of Behavioral Health Awarded CARF Accreditation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: September 28, 2016 Contact: Molly Mraz, Communications Specialist, 410-877-1045   Harford County Health Department, Division of Behavioral Health Awarded Three-Year CARF Accreditation  Bel Air, MD –September 28, 2016—The Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities, CARF,  announced that the Division of Behavioral Health of the Harford County Health Department has been accredited […]

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Maryland OD’s Hit 920 from January to June

Baltimore, MD (September 22, 2016) – The Department of Health and Mental Hygiene has posted to its website the second-quarter 2016 data report of fatal overdoses. From January to June, Maryland saw 920 deaths related to overdose, 319 more than this point last year. The report is posted at To help raise awareness of […]

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Tobacco Cessation Schedule October-December

The Harford County Health Department offers these tobacco cessation classes at no cost to all tobacco users who want to quit.  We request pre-registration for all classes.  Nicotine patches, lozenges or gum may be available at no cost to those who qualify.  For further information or to register, call (410) 612-1781 weekdays between 8:00 a.m. […]

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WIC and Health Insurance Location Open!

Some of our programs have moved! WIC services are all located at the Woodbridge location and Havre de Grace 2027 Pulaski Hwy, Suite 107 Havre de Grace, MD 21078 Phone:  410-939-6680 Fax:      443-526-6162 Medicaid, MCHP, Administrative Care Coordination (ACCU) and Community First Choice (CFC) are now located at Swan Creek in Havre de Grace. […]

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Change in PIA Request Policy

Effective July 1, 2016, The Bureau of Environmental Health shall accept Public Information Act (PIA) requests via walk-in, regular mail, email and fax requests. The PIA request forms can be found at the Harford County Health Department Website: in the Environmental Health services. Most requests will be processed within one business day (24 hours) […]

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