Lead is extremely dangerous and the damage from it is irreversible.

Ticks are vectors for disease and can be very hard to see!


The health of our community is important to everyone.  CCE Oneida programming takes steps to improve the health and safety of our residents in as many ways as possible.  This includes taking measures to decrease the occurrences of lead poisoning in children, improving nutrition and creating healthy and safe child care environments.

In this section you will find information provided by various programs related to improving health outcomes in Oneida County and surrounding areas.


Lead Poisoning Prevention

Lead is highly toxic and dangerous. Learn how it can affect you and what you can do.

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Safe Grilling

The risk of foodborne illness increases during the summer months. Learn how to keep your family safe with these tips from the USDA.

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Deer Tick

Get the facts on Lyme disease and its prevalence in NY State, other tick-borne diseases, how to remove ticks, and options for tick management including IPM.

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Healthy Recipes

There's a surprise -- squash! -- in this delicious and creamy macaroni & cheese recipe from Cooking Matters. Visit our "Recipes" page for this recipe and more!

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Last updated August 2, 2018