The Mineral County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing on Monday, August 6, 2018 at 1:30 pm at the temporary location of the Mineral County Courthouse, 625 Forest Rd 504.1A, Creede, CO, to hear the recommendation of the Mineral County Planning and Zoning Commission and gather further public comment on two conditional use applications submitted by Viaero Wireless for cell tower placement on two pieces of private land.  Agenda

READYColorado Blog: Preparing Your Business for Disaster

Preparing your Business for Disaster

Colorado has faced its share of disasters. In the last few years we have seen fires, floods and major weather storms. How many businesses were lost to those who were unprepared and did not protect their livelihood, their investment, or their business? According to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), “Roughly 40-60 percent of small busiensses never reopen their doors following a disaster.”

READYColorado Blog: National Awareness Immunization Awareness Month

National Immunization Awareness Month: Put Vaccines on your Back-to-School List

As the school year approaches, we join with partners nationwide in recognizing August as National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM).  DHSEM reminds parents and guardians to check their children’s vaccination records. If the children need vaccines, make sure they are on your back-to-school list.  Following the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) immunization schedule is one of the most important things parents can do to protect their children from serious disease. 

OBH Offers Family-Focused Training to Substance Use Providers

Sixty-four Colorado treatment clinicians, peer specialists and prevention providers are now trained facilitators of CRAFT-P (Community Reinforcement And Family Training and Prevention), an evidence-based practice for providers working with families of people with substance use issues, following two OBH-hosted training sessions in July.