September Health Care for the Homeless

The J. C. Lewis Primary Health Care Center is sponsoring a series of health care clinics for our homeless citizens each Wednesday during the month of September 2022 from 9 AM until 12 Noon. Each week the clinic will move to a different location to better serve this…

Find Your Vaccine Location

The White House today announced this quick method to find a vaccination site near you. Text your Zip Code to 438829 to receive vaccine locations near you. For example, entering 31401 results in: CVS Pharmacy, Inc.CVS Pharmacy119 BULL STSAVANNAH, GA, 31401(912) 232-1129 Kroger Pharmacy1900 VICTORY DRSAVANNAH, GA, 31404(912)…

Community Research Opportunity: Community Block Assessment and Digital Literacy Training

Dr. Sacoby Wilson and his Community Engagement Environmental Justice and Health (CEEJH) Lab team are reaching out to let you know about an upcoming research opportunity funded by the AARP Community Challenge program. This study will strictly observe COVID-19 guidelines. Our “My Block Counts” Project focuses on reducing the digital knowledge…

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Free COVID-19 Testing Available

The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is offering free COVID-19 testing. Call 912-230-9744 for a screening and to schedule a test. Visit their COVID-19 Data Page for in-depth information on cases (by age or zip code), hospitalization data, transmission rate or mortality information for the state of…

Ethical Issues around Contact Tracing/Testing in the Workplace

In conjunction with American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) and the University of Nebraska Medical Center Ethics Advisory Committee, the National Institute for Environmental Health Science (NIEHS) Worker Training Program (WTP) Summer 2020 Webinar Series presents its fifth in a series of COVID-19 webinars, Ethical Issues around Contact Tracing/Testing…

Help Prevent the Spread of COVID-19

To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, everyone should: Clean your hands often, either with soap and water for 20 seconds or a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol. Avoid close contact with people who are sick. Put distance between yourself and other people (at least…

CARES Financial Relief During COVID-19

The United Way of the Coastal Empire (UWCE) is partnering with the City of Savannah to distribute CARES Act relief funds to assist City residents who have fallen behind on rent, mortgage and utility payments due to COVID-19. The short timeline for disbursing these funds has required the City and its partners to move very quickly. Our United Way…