Funding for Arsenic Abatement

Arsenic Abatement Program for Low-Income Households from MaineHousing  Financial assistance is now available for low-income households with arsenic levels greater than 10 ug/L to remedy the problem through MaineHousing‘s Arsenic Abatement Program. While grants are limited to homeowners with an income at or below 80 percent of an area’s income, it is important for everyone … More Funding for Arsenic Abatement

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The Downeast Public Health Council is reaching out with event announcements, periodic public health updates and newsletters. Public health providers, partners and consumers (which is all of us) will stay connected by: Visit our website: The front page calendar of events has details just a click away. Follow us on Facebook Sign up for our Newsletter … More Find us on Facebook/ Subscribe to Public Health News

Smoke Free Homes

Smoke-Free Home Pledge Videos Maine Department of Health & Human Services sent this bulletin at 12/27/2016 04:15 PM Having trouble viewing this blog post? View it as a Web page. Maine CDC has worked with Breathe Easy Coalition (BEC) and Maine Youth Action Network (MYAN) to create a series of short videos.  The videos include … More Smoke Free Homes

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  Now you can keep up with news from the Downeast Public Health Council on our Facebook Page www.facebook.com/downeastpublichealth.  We have regular public meetings, and initiatives to improve health through food security, nutrition and physical activity, preventing substance use disorders and helping children with behavioral health challenges.