Health Education & Information

Safe Syringe Disposal Programs

It is NEVER acceptable to throw syringes into curbside trash or recycling, even when they are placed in a heavy-duty plastic container. There are several ways to dispose of your syringe medical waste. You may participate in a hospital syringe program or you may contact a mail away vendor. See the attached flyer (PDF) for proper ways to dispose of syringes.

Free Review of Your Medications

Have your medications reviewed by a Pharmacist! The Hanover Health Department is offering a free brown bag review of your medications (PDF).

Food Safety During the Summer Months

View information on how to keep your summer barbecues and picnics safe.

Staying Healthy & Safe When Swimming

Swimming during the summer months is not without its risks. Learn how to stay safe.