Governor Ricketts Proclaims April 2015 Nebraska Public Health Month
In a ceremony at the State Capitol Building on Wednesday, April 8, 2015, Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts proclaimed April 2015 Nebraska Public Health Month. As Nebraska's SACCHO (State Association of City and Coutny Health Officials), NALHD was there to support the proclamation. Remarks were made by Terry Krohn, President of the Public Health Association of Nebraska.
More than 145,000 Veterans live in Nebraska. The use of commuity providers by veterans, service members, and their families has increased dramatically in recent years - a trend expected to grow. Learn more about how NALHD's VetSET Nebraska project is connecting Nebraska's rural veterants to local resources.
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