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Save the Date!

Thursday, April 30, 2015 • 7 a.m.

Agnesian HealthCare Plaza Level Conference Center
430 E. Division Street, Fond du Lac

A lot has been happening to help shape the future of health and wellness in Fond du Lac County through Healthy Fond du Lac 2020 planning and implementation. Join us to learn how far we have come on our community health improvement plan initiatives, and to learn about new data available from the 2014 community health assessment.

Please RSVP using the form at the right.

Weight Management

Many people struggle with weight management and this website provides individuals with resources to get and stay healthy. Currently, 30% of Fond du Lac residents are obese. Obesity can lead to the following chronic diseases later in life: heart disease, cancer, type 2 diabetes, asthma, and sleep apnea. Our priority is to increase the number of Fond du lac County residents who are at a healthy weight for their height.

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Dental Health

We strive to educate and advocate for all who come to us for care.

The Save a Smile  dental program was created to meet the basic preventive and restorative dental needs of Fond du Lac County residents, 18 years and younger, with Medical Assistance insurance.  Treatment for urgent dental situations is available for Fond du Lac County adults with Medical Assistance insurance, as well.  The program is based out of the Fond du Lac County Health Department. Eligibility and enrollment is determined by the Oral Health Program Coordinator, a Registered Dental Hygienist.

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Mental Health

Healthy Mind. Live Well. Feel Better.

Our overall well-being is tied to the balance that exists between our emotional, physical, spiritual and mental health. These components, all working together, are key to transforming the health of individuals, families and our community. Fully embracing wellness not only improves health in the mind, body and spirit, but also maximizes one's potential to lead a full and productive life. Mental health and substance use issues are real illnesses and not "made-up" or a sign of a personal weakness.

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Alcohol Use/Abuse

Needing Help - Community Prevention

Alcohol use and abuse affect many parts of a community from the physical and mental health of children and families to employment, crime and the standard of living. Here you will find resources to assist you when alcohol abuse is negatively affecting you or someone else’s life and strategies Fond du Lac County is implementing to prevent and reduce underage drinking as well as binge drinking.

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