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Use Your Words Campaign 

Talking to your baby is one of the best and easiest things you can do to nurture development: It helps your baby learn and grow. For more information about our new “Use Your Words” campaign, Click Here.

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School has started 

Wondering if your child can be left home alone? Some helpful guidelines to consider can be found here.

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September is National Recovery Month 

For information about resources and support, click here.

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Together We Can Solve Hunger 

September is Hunger Action Month. Go to 30 Ways in 30 Days to Help Fight Hunger to donate, volunteer & speak out!

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Senior Companion Program  

Provide assistance to older adults, to help them to stay living in their homes longer. Find out how.

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DHS on Social Media 

Stay connected with DHS on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Vimeo.

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Protect yourself from the flu 

The Health Department will open its influenza vaccination clinic at 3441 Forbes Avenue, Oakland, on Monday, September 15. For more information, click here.



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