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Alcohol and Substance Abuse Subcommittee of the Community Mental Hygiene Services Advisory Board

  • 21 March 2013
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  • Categories: Health
The mission of the Division of Community Mental Hygiene Services is to enable persons with mental illness, developmental disabilities and substance abuse and their families to access an appropriate array of services and supports to maximize an individual’s potential within the family and community.

Suffolk County Launches Peer to Peer Program

Program Designed to Help Veterans Suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Suffolk County Department of Health Services Schedules a Public Health Hearing

  • 14 March 2013
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  • Categories: Health

County law directs the Department of Health Services to hold two public health hearings each year – one in the spring in Hauppauge and a second hearing in Riverhead in the fall.  The purpose of these hearings is to obtain input from county residents as to the quality of the health care delivery system and how it services their needs. 

Lindenhurst EMT Saves Overdose Victim

  • 14 March 2013
  • Number of views: 419
  • Categories: Health
Members of the Lindenhurst Fire Department saved a 22-year-old man who overdosed on heroin in Lindenhurst this afternoon

Board of Review Hearings

  • 6 March 2013
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  • Categories: Health
The Board of Review hears requests for variances and waivers to the county’s requirements for water and sewage disposal for new construction, and for storage of toxic or hazardous materials, as stated in the Suffolk County Sanitary Code. A listing of each month’s scheduled hearings may be obtained in the days prior to the hearing by contacting the Department of Health Services’ Division of Environmental Quality at 852-5800.

Suffolk County Government

H. Lee Dennison Bldg

100 Veterans Memorial Hwy
P.O. Box 6100
Hauppauge, NY 11788

Riverhead County Center

County Road 51
Riverhead, NY 11901