Health Promotion

Why is Health Promotion important?

  • Health promotion improves the health status of individuals, families, communities, states, and the nation.
  • Health promotion enhances the quality of life for all people.
  • Health promotion reduces premature deaths.
  • Healthy Living through Environment, Policy, and Improved Clinical Care

What services are available to me?

 

 

Tobacco Retail Permitting Process

General Tobacco Retailers Permit and Tobacco Specialty Store Permit In 2018 Utah passed House Bill 324 Tobacco Regulations Amendments. H.B. 324 which took effect on July 1, 2018 and will require all retailers that want to sell tobacco products, including electronic...

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TUG Test- Timed UP and Go Test

Take the TUG Test. TUG is the Timed Up and Go test (TUaG), which is a reliable measure of functional performance that captures transfers, gait, and turning movements.  The TUaG test predicts falls and may be used to screen for fall risk. More information is available...

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When Smoke Gets in Your Lungs

The microscopic particles (PM2.5) in wildfire smoke pose significant human health risks. Residents most likely to feel these effects are children, the elderly and people with existing heart and lung conditions. People often wonder how to protect themselves and their...

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Worksite Wellness Toolkits and Resources

Looking for information on how to create a Worksite Wellness Plan for your employees? Here is a toolkit to help get your started  Worksite_wellness_toolkit_2018. Most people want to work in a healthy environment. What does a healthy work environment consist of?...

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Family Support Group

Utah Support Advocates for Recovery Awareness (USARA) Family Support Group is a FREE program for the family members and friends concerned about someone close to them who lives with a substance use disorder. Contact Heidi Warr at (435)255-9905 or www.myusara.com for...

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Young People in Recovery- April 16th, 2018

Tooele County Health Department is hosting: Young People in Recovery - Tooele County Chapter Recovery Message Training- This training will detail how to use recovery friendly language when disclosing personal stories. April 16th, 4:30 - 6:00 PM Tooele County Health...

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Top Star

Top Star

The focus of the TOP STAR Program is to move childhood obesity prevention forward by working directly with our community. TOP STAR is sponsored by the Utah Department of Health. Program Focus: TOP STAR focuses on promoting physical activity and nutrition, reducing...

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Today’s Air Quality

Tooele County Health Department

Tooele
151 North Main Street
Tooele, Utah 84074
(435) 277-2300

Monday-Thursday 8am - 6pm
Friday 8 am to noon
Closed holidays.

Wendover
920 East Wendover Boulevard, Wendover Utah 84083
Call (435)277-2326 or 277-2327 for available services and hours.

To report an emergency after hours call (435) 882-5600.