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 Prevention and Control

Tobacco Compliance Checks Tobacco Handlers Permits waytoquit.org Ending Nicotine Dependence Tobacco Youth Coalitions Tobacco-free Policies Respond to Utah Indoor Clean Air Act complaints For more information on any of the above listed programs contact: Hilary M. at...

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Stepping On- Building Confidence and Reducing Falls

Call 435-277-2302 to sign up and for more information. Stepping On -Building Confidence and Reducing Falls   FALLS PREVENTION Stepping On is a well researched falls prevention program WHAT YOU WILL LEARN Simple and fun balance and strength training The role vision...

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Worried about someone? Man Therapy

Worried about someone? Man Therapy

Man Therapy™ is designed to help men deal with issues like depression, anxiety, anger and suicidal thoughts. But it also can be a valuable resource for their friends or loved ones. If you’re here because you’re worried about a man in your life, you’ve come to the...

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Safe Trails, Serious Fun: ATV Safety

Safe Trails, Serious Fun: ATV Safety

Feel the thunder as your machine roars to life. Picture the panoramic scenery as you kick up the giant dust cloud behind your ride. But first … learn, gear up, and then head down some safe trails for some serious fun. Since 1998, Utah has seen a 166% increase in the...

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ATV Safety – Prevent Serious Brain Injuries

ATV Safety – Prevent Serious Brain Injuries

Article provided by http://intermountainhealthcare.org/hospitals/primarychildrens/childhealth/parenting/Pages/ATV-Safety.aspx Certification Teaches Safer Riding  A child’s risk of being hospitalized from riding an off-highway vehicle is a thousand times greater than...

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National Poison Prevention Week

National Poison Prevention Week

National Poison Prevention Week (NPPW) runs March 20th – March 26th, 2016. It was established in 1961 to call attention to the dangers of poisonings and how to prevent poisonings from occurring. Recent safety interventions, such as child resistant closures and poison...

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Today’s Air Quality

Tooele County Health Department

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

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

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