Coronavirus – Protecting our Community

 Niagara County Department of Health Remains Vigilant in Protecting the Community from Novel Coronavirus Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses that cause illness. Common signs of infection include respiratory symptoms, fever, cough, shortness of breath and breathing difficulties. A novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) is a new strain that

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Holiday Sale at Museum of disABILITY Store

Looking for a unique gift on your shopping list this holiday season? Look no further than the charming store located inside the Museum of disABILITY History. A Holiday Store Sale and Book Fair will be held on Saturday, November 30, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at

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BlueCross BlueShield Fund Awards $2.5 Million to Area Non-Profits

Blue Fund Awards $2.5 Million to 12 WNY Non-Profit Organizations —Grants Support Initiatives that Improve Key Community Health Outcomes— Buffalo, NY —BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York has awarded $2.5 million in grants to 12 major health-based projects across Western New York that will have a positive

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ECMC Supports Buffalo Center for African American Health Equity

Erie County Medical Center Supports Buffalo Center for African American Health Equity Medical Center to invest seed funds for new entity created to help improve social determinants of health for East Side Residents BUFFALO, NEW YORK – Erie County Medical Center Corporation (ECMCC) today announced it will

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Funding for Teen Pregnancy Prevention

The Erie County Department of Health, in partnership with CAI (Cicatelli Associates Inc.), has received a $2 million grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Adolescent Health (OAH) to facilitate and resource a community-driven plan to reduce teen pregnancy in nine zip

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