Wauwatosa Health Department

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This is the official page of the Wauwatosa Health Department, located in Wauwatosa, WI.

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REMINDER: Our COVID-19 vaccination clinic is still running! Schedule now at wauwatosa.net/vaccineWauwatosa City Hall - M...
09/12/2021

REMINDER: Our COVID-19 vaccination clinic is still running! Schedule now at wauwatosa.net/vaccine

Wauwatosa City Hall - Monday through Friday, 9am to 3pm.

We're going to beat this pandemic together, Wauwatosa!

REMINDER: Our COVID-19 vaccination clinic is still running! Schedule now at wauwatosa.net/vaccine

Wauwatosa City Hall - Monday through Friday, 9am to 3pm.

We're going to beat this pandemic together, Wauwatosa!

09/12/2021

Congrats on your perfect lineup of Badger game day snacks! Now watch the clock…throw out perishable food that has been sitting out at room temperature for more than 2 hours; 1 hour if it is 90 degrees or warmer. #badgersgameday #badgersfootball

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Thank you for joining us for Su***de Prevention Week September 5-11.Always remember if you or a your family member is ex...
09/11/2021

Thank you for joining us for Su***de Prevention Week September 5-11.

Always remember if you or a your family member is experiencing a mental health crisis, Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division has a 24-hour crisis line available. Call 414-257-7222 anytime, day or night.

Thank you for joining us for Su***de Prevention Week September 5-11.

Always remember if you or a your family member is experiencing a mental health crisis, Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division has a 24-hour crisis line available. Call 414-257-7222 anytime, day or night.

Drop off your unused or expired medications TODAY at the Tosa Green Summit from 8:00 am - 1:00 pm! WHD Staff will be set...
09/11/2021

Drop off your unused or expired medications TODAY at the Tosa Green Summit from 8:00 am - 1:00 pm!

WHD Staff will be set up in Wauwatosa City Hall Parking Lot to receive any unused or expired medication. People can drive up to drop off medication without leaving their cars!

Drop off your unused or expired medications TODAY at the Tosa Green Summit from 8:00 am - 1:00 pm!

WHD Staff will be set up in Wauwatosa City Hall Parking Lot to receive any unused or expired medication. People can drive up to drop off medication without leaving their cars!

09/11/2021

Today is 9/11 Remembrance Day. Let’s take a moment to remember those whose lives were lost on this tragic day. ❤️🤍💙#NeverForget #UnitedWeStand

Since Governor Tony Evers initiated the $100 incentive to receive the #COVID vaccine, over 65,000 Wisconsinites have rec...
09/11/2021

Since Governor Tony Evers initiated the $100 incentive to receive the #COVID vaccine, over 65,000 Wisconsinites have received their first dose.

The incentive has recently been extended through Sept. 19.

Learn more and where you can get your COVID vaccine: http://ow.ly/jJeX50G6YjF

Since Governor Tony Evers initiated the $100 incentive to receive the #COVID vaccine, over 65,000 Wisconsinites have received their first dose.

The incentive has recently been extended through Sept. 19.

Learn more and where you can get your COVID vaccine: http://ow.ly/jJeX50G6YjF

There is no single cause for su***de. Warning signs and risk factors can vary by individual. If you are in crisis, pleas...
09/10/2021

There is no single cause for su***de. Warning signs and risk factors can vary by individual.

If you are in crisis, please call the National Su***de Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255) or text TALK to 741741.

There is no single cause for su***de. Warning signs and risk factors can vary by individual.

If you are in crisis, please call the National Su***de Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255) or text TALK to 741741.

09/10/2021

Know your status. If you feel sick or think you may have been exposed, get tested for #COVID19 to help stop the spread. Stay home. STAY POSITIVE! Test Negative.

View testing sites at healthymke.com/testing

Hey Wauwatosa - the Milwaukee County Community Health Survey needs to hear from you! Take a few minutes to share your th...
09/09/2021

Hey Wauwatosa - the Milwaukee County Community Health Survey needs to hear from you! Take a few minutes to share your thoughts. The results of this survey help shape the services in our community. https://www.healthymke.com/survey

Hey Wauwatosa - the Milwaukee County Community Health Survey needs to hear from you! Take a few minutes to share your thoughts. The results of this survey help shape the services in our community. https://www.healthymke.com/survey

RRecovery Month2021 theme is “Recovery is for Everyone: Every Person, Every Family, Every Community” We celebrate our di...
09/09/2021

RRecovery Month2021 theme is “Recovery is for Everyone: Every Person, Every Family, Every Community”

We celebrate our diversity and seek to develop deeper understanding, caring, and connection that nurtures recovery.

RRecovery Month2021 theme is “Recovery is for Everyone: Every Person, Every Family, Every Community”

We celebrate our diversity and seek to develop deeper understanding, caring, and connection that nurtures recovery.

09/09/2021

If you are asymptomatic & vaccinated but have had close contact with someone COVID-positive, the CDC recommends getting tested after 3-5 days, as well as participate in public indoor health measures for 14 days/negative test result.

Find a testing site: healthymke.com/testing

Mark your calendar! We will be collecting old, unused or expired medications for proper disposal (no liquids or inhalers...
09/09/2021

Mark your calendar! We will be collecting old, unused or expired medications for proper disposal (no liquids or inhalers)! Tosa Green Summit Wauwatosa Police Department

Date: Saturday, September 11, 2021
Time: 8 am - 1 pm
Location: Wauwatosa City Hall Parking Lot

Mark your calendar! We will be collecting old, unused or expired medications for proper disposal (no liquids or inhalers)! Tosa Green Summit Wauwatosa Police Department

Date: Saturday, September 11, 2021
Time: 8 am - 1 pm
Location: Wauwatosa City Hall Parking Lot

The Su***de Prevention Lifeline offers services for people who are deaf and hard of hearing, including veterans: 1. Use ...
09/08/2021
Lifeline Chat

The Su***de Prevention Lifeline offers services for people who are deaf and hard of hearing, including veterans:

1. Use the chat: http://ow.ly/HTg450G2AFy
2. Use your preferred relay service or dial 711 then 1-800-273-8255.
3.Text with a Veterans Crisis Line responder at 838255

Lifeline Chat is a service of the National Su***de Prevention Lifeline, connecting individuals with counselors for emotional support and other services via web chat. All chat centers in the Lifeline network are accredited by CONTACT USA. Lifeline Chat is available 24/7 across the U.S.

September 5-11 is National Su***de Prevention Week. Together we can help #StopSu***de. It is important that we know how ...
09/08/2021

September 5-11 is National Su***de Prevention Week. Together we can help #StopSu***de. It is important that we know how to talk about su***de and connect ourselves and our loved ones to help.

Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK can help

Wauwatosa Senior Health and Wellness Fair - September 15 from Noon-3pm at Hart Park Senior Center. Join us to learn abou...
09/07/2021

Wauwatosa Senior Health and Wellness Fair - September 15 from Noon-3pm at Hart Park Senior Center. Join us to learn about local resources while enjoying music and free snacks! Hope to see you there! This is a socially distanced event. Masks are required in the building. Wauwatosa Senior Centers

Wauwatosa Senior Health and Wellness Fair - September 15 from Noon-3pm at Hart Park Senior Center. Join us to learn about local resources while enjoying music and free snacks! Hope to see you there! This is a socially distanced event. Masks are required in the building. Wauwatosa Senior Centers

September 5-11 is National Su***de Prevention Week. #DYK...Lil Nas X was named Su***de Prevention Advocate of the Year b...
09/07/2021
Lil Nas X Named Su***de Prevention Advocate of the Year by the Trevor Project

September 5-11 is National Su***de Prevention Week.

#DYK...Lil Nas X was named Su***de Prevention Advocate of the Year by The Trevor Project. Check out his work work as an LGBTQ+ mental health advocate:

http://ow.ly/ghnj50G2o4J

MKE crisis hotline available 24/7 @ 414-257-7222

The award sees the ‘Montero’ artist being honored for his continued work in creating space for candid discussions about mental health and identity.

Wauwatosa Senior Centers are celebrating National Senior Center Month this September. Let's celebrate how senior centers...
09/07/2021

Wauwatosa Senior Centers are celebrating National Senior Center Month this September. Let's celebrate how senior centers deliver vital connections by highlighting how they empower older adults to holistically age well and make mind, body, spirit, and community connections.

Wauwatosa Senior Centers are celebrating National Senior Center Month this September. Let's celebrate how senior centers deliver vital connections by highlighting how they empower older adults to holistically age well and make mind, body, spirit, and community connections.

In observance of Labor Day, we will be closed Today!  (Monday, September 6th). We will reopen for normal business hours ...
09/06/2021

In observance of Labor Day, we will be closed Today! (Monday, September 6th). We will reopen for normal business hours on Tuesday, September 7th.

In observance of Labor Day, we will be closed Today! (Monday, September 6th). We will reopen for normal business hours on Tuesday, September 7th.

Wishing you and your family a safe and relaxing Labor Day weekend. In observance of the holiday, our office and COVID va...
09/05/2021

Wishing you and your family a safe and relaxing Labor Day weekend. In observance of the holiday, our office and COVID vaccination clinic will be closed on Monday, September 6.

Wishing you and your family a safe and relaxing Labor Day weekend. In observance of the holiday, our office and COVID vaccination clinic will be closed on Monday, September 6.

#DYK… September 5 through 11, 2021 is National Su***de Prevention Week? Su***de has increased steadily since 2006. “From...
09/05/2021

#DYK… September 5 through 11, 2021 is National Su***de Prevention Week? Su***de has increased steadily since 2006. “From 1999 through 2018, the su***de rate increased 35%, from 10.5 per 100,000 to 14.2.” read more here from the CDC: http://bit.ly/3gj1DqG

Share your thoughts. Take a few minutes to take the Milwaukee County Community Health Survey. Your voice is needed!
09/04/2021

Share your thoughts. Take a few minutes to take the Milwaukee County Community Health Survey. Your voice is needed!

The 2021 Milwaukee County Community Health Survey helps inform health investments and programs in our community. Help shape the future of resources like food banks, motherhood/fatherhood programs, violence prevention programs, and more.

Visit www.healthymke.com/survey right now.

#makeyourvoiceheard #yourvoiceourcommunity

#ICYMI @walhdab partnered with local and tribal health departments around #Wisconsin to share these recommendations in a...
09/04/2021

#ICYMI @walhdab partnered with local and tribal health departments around #Wisconsin to share these recommendations in alignment with Wisconsin Department of Health Services for a safer #returntoschool for K-12 students, staff, and teachers. Wauwatosa School District

#ICYMI @walhdab partnered with local and tribal health departments around #Wisconsin to share these recommendations in alignment with Wisconsin Department of Health Services for a safer #returntoschool for K-12 students, staff, and teachers. Wauwatosa School District

If you plan on celebrating this #LaborDay, be sure to do so safely. The 7-day average of #COVID19 cases is the highest i...
09/03/2021

If you plan on celebrating this #LaborDay, be sure to do so safely. The 7-day average of #COVID19 cases is the highest it's been in more than 6 months, and we ask you to protect yourself and your community, and help #StopTheSpread: http://ow.ly/7zma50G36Iu

If you plan on celebrating this #LaborDay, be sure to do so safely. The 7-day average of #COVID19 cases is the highest it's been in more than 6 months, and we ask you to protect yourself and your community, and help #StopTheSpread: http://ow.ly/7zma50G36Iu

Some top tips for #PedestrianSafety:📣Stay on the sidewalk📣Follow the rules of the road 📣Cross the street at crosswalks📣L...
09/03/2021

Some top tips for #PedestrianSafety:

📣Stay on the sidewalk
📣Follow the rules of the road
📣Cross the street at crosswalks
📣Look both ways before crossing
📣Avoid cell phone use/loud music
📣Wear bright or reflective clothing at night

Some top tips for #PedestrianSafety:

📣Stay on the sidewalk
📣Follow the rules of the road
📣Cross the street at crosswalks
📣Look both ways before crossing
📣Avoid cell phone use/loud music
📣Wear bright or reflective clothing at night

Think Safety, Act Safely!  #DYK that every day, more than 40 kids are hit by a car while walking? Here are seven ways to...
09/02/2021

Think Safety, Act Safely! #DYK that every day, more than 40 kids are hit by a car while walking? Here are seven ways to avoid it: https://bit.ly/2H9xI5x #walksafely

Think Safety, Act Safely! #DYK that every day, more than 40 kids are hit by a car while walking? Here are seven ways to avoid it: https://bit.ly/2H9xI5x #walksafely

September is #RecoveryMonth💜, to increase awareness and understanding of mental health and substance use disorders. Reco...
09/02/2021

September is #RecoveryMonth💜, to increase awareness and understanding of mental health and substance use disorders.

Recovery is For Everyone: Every Person, Every Family, Every Community. Recovery Month

September is #RecoveryMonth💜, to increase awareness and understanding of mental health and substance use disorders.

Recovery is For Everyone: Every Person, Every Family, Every Community. Recovery Month

Get tested for COVID19 regardless of vaccination status or prior infection if you have any signs or symptoms of COVID-19...
09/01/2021

Get tested for COVID19 regardless of vaccination status or prior infection if you have any signs or symptoms of COVID-19 or have been exposed to someone who may have it.

Visit HealthyMKE.com to find the nearest testing center.

Get tested for COVID19 regardless of vaccination status or prior infection if you have any signs or symptoms of COVID-19 or have been exposed to someone who may have it.

Visit HealthyMKE.com to find the nearest testing center.

#DYK Our health department and other local/tribal health departments around #Wisconsin partnered with @walhdab in alignm...
09/01/2021

#DYK Our health department and other local/tribal health departments around #Wisconsin partnered with @walhdab in alignment with @DHSWI to share recommendations for a safer #returntoschool Wauwatosa School District

#DYK Our health department and other local/tribal health departments around #Wisconsin partnered with @walhdab in alignment with @DHSWI to share recommendations for a safer #returntoschool Wauwatosa School District

Wishing everyone a great year as we get #backtoschool! Thank you to all the parents, educators, and countless others who...
09/01/2021

Wishing everyone a great year as we get #backtoschool! Thank you to all the parents, educators, and countless others who are working to take care of our Wauwatosa students and give them opportunity! #TosaUnity Wauwatosa School District

Wishing everyone a great year as we get #backtoschool! Thank you to all the parents, educators, and countless others who are working to take care of our Wauwatosa students and give them opportunity! #TosaUnity Wauwatosa School District

Goodbye August, Hello September!  As we hang onto the last of summer’s warm hot days and await the gloriousness of fall ...
09/01/2021

Goodbye August, Hello September!

As we hang onto the last of summer’s warm hot days and await the gloriousness of fall may September bring you joy. 🌻

Goodbye August, Hello September!

As we hang onto the last of summer’s warm hot days and await the gloriousness of fall may September bring you joy. 🌻

Overdose Awareness Day aims to raise awareness of overdose & reduce the stigma of a drug-related death. It also acknowle...
08/31/2021

Overdose Awareness Day aims to raise awareness of overdose & reduce the stigma of a drug-related death. It also acknowledges the grief felt by families and friends remembering those who have died or has permanent injury as a result. 💜 http://ow.ly/1Zjd50FZvBY

Overdose Awareness Day aims to raise awareness of overdose & reduce the stigma of a drug-related death. It also acknowledges the grief felt by families and friends remembering those who have died or has permanent injury as a result. 💜 http://ow.ly/1Zjd50FZvBY

Today is National Grief Awareness Day. We encourage you to take a moment & reach out to someone who is grieving. Check i...
08/30/2021

Today is National Grief Awareness Day.

We encourage you to take a moment & reach out to someone who is grieving. Check in with them. It can make a huge difference.

#nationalgriefawarenessday #mentalhealth

Today is National Grief Awareness Day.

We encourage you to take a moment & reach out to someone who is grieving. Check in with them. It can make a huge difference.

#nationalgriefawarenessday #mentalhealth

Save the Date for the Wauwatosa Senior Health and Wellness Fair - Wednesday, September 15 from noon-3pm at Hart Park Sen...
08/28/2021

Save the Date for the Wauwatosa Senior Health and Wellness Fair - Wednesday, September 15 from noon-3pm at Hart Park Senior Center. This socially distanced event will allow you to explore wellness opportunities while taking in some good music. Free snacks! Hope to see you there!

Save the Date for the Wauwatosa Senior Health and Wellness Fair - Wednesday, September 15 from noon-3pm at Hart Park Senior Center. This socially distanced event will allow you to explore wellness opportunities while taking in some good music. Free snacks! Hope to see you there!

08/28/2021

Please do not throw rocks at or kick wild turkeys. Tosa turkeys are like trained MMA fighters who can’t find work so they just roam the streets, hoping for a fight to just *feel* something. If you observe harassment towards the turkeys, call or text the DNR at 1-800-847-9367

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7725 W North Ave
Wauwatosa, WI
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Tuesday 8am - 4:30pm
Wednesday 8am - 4:30pm
Thursday 8am - 4:30pm
Friday 8am - 4:30pm

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With all the increased numbers we'll see in our community with schools opening in 5 weeks will you be setting up a testing site?
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