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Posted on: January 22, 2021

Free KN95 Face Coverings

ADRIAN, MI – The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) is distributing 3.5 million free masks as part of the state’s “Mask Up, Mask Right” campaign. The following three locations in Lenawee County have been designated as distri...

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PDF of Press Release Coronavirus-19 Updates
Posted on: January 18, 2021

Lenawee County Holds First Large Scale COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

ADRIAN, MI – Several community organizations partnered with the Michigan National Guard to provide a vaccine clinic today, Monday, January 18, 2020 at the Lenawee County Fairgrounds. With the help of the Lenawee County Health Department staff, M...

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PDF of Press Release Coronavirus-19 Updates
Posted on: January 16, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccinations to Begin at Lenawee County Fair and Events Grounds

Thanks to our community partners, the Lenawee County Fair and Events Grounds will be used as a location for COVID-19 vaccinations. Please do not call the fairgrounds regarding the vaccination clinics. The office staff at the fairgrounds do not ha...

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Posted on: January 15, 2021

Lenawee County Enters Additional Phases for COVID-19 Vaccinations

ADRIAN, MI – While continuing to vaccinate those in Phase 1A, vaccinations began in Lenawee County this week for those age 65 and older and some essential workers in Phase 1B. Please refer to our website for additional information about who is i...

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Posted on: January 7, 2021

Lenawee County Health Department Offering COVID-19 Vaccinations

The Lenawee County Health Department (LCHD) has provided 360 doses of COVID-19 vaccine to medical first responders, healthcare personnel and support staff in healthcare settings identified in Phase 1A of the Michigan Department of Health and Human Service...

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Posted on: December 30, 2020

Lenawee County Health Department Begins COVID-19 Vaccinations

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Lenawee County Health Department Begins COVID-19 Vaccinations 

December 30, 2020 

The Lenawee County Health Department (LCHD) began vaccinating medical first responders and LCHD staff providing vaccinations to the comm...

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Posted on: December 23, 2020

Lenawee County Health Department and ProMedica Partner to Provide COVID-19 Vaccine

Both the Lenawee County Health Department and ProMedica Hickman will be distributing the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine. The vaccine will initially be available in limited quantities. The initial doses of vaccine will be used to vaccinate frontline healthcare w...

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PDF of Press Release Coronavirus-19 Updates
Posted on: December 16, 2020

New online tool allows you to learn your risk of COVID-19

Shared from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services

LANSING, Mich. – The Aging and Adult Services Agency at the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) has announced the launch of CV19 CheckUp in Michigan –...

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Posted on: December 14, 2020

MDHHS Announces Priority Groups for COVID-19 Vaccination

Shared from the State Emergency Operations Center

LANSING, MICH. Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) officials today provided additional information about COVID-19 vaccination plans for Michigan, including priority groups for vaccinati...

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Posted on: December 11, 2020

Quarantine and Isolation Information

Dear Community Partner/Employer/Business Owner, 

Due to overwhelming caseloads, the Lenawee County Health Department will no longer provide documentation clearing individuals from COVID-19 related quarantine and isolation. You can determi...

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Posted on: December 7, 2020

MDHHS extends epidemic order 12 days to ensure COVID-19 surge is stabilizing

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) has extended by 12 days the epidemic order that restricts indoor social gatherings and other group activities. The additional 12 days will allow the department to determine the full imp...

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Posted on: December 4, 2020

MDHHS Updates Guidance on COVID-19 Quarantine Period Based on New CDC Findings

Shared from the State Emergency Operations Center

LANSING, MICH.  The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) has updated guidance on COVID-19 quarantine periods based on scientific findings released by the Centers for Disease Con...

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Posted on: December 2, 2020

New Electronic Platform Notification System

Given the increase in COVID-19 cases in Lenawee County, the Health Department has had to prioritize case investigation and look to technology to allow us to best serve our community. The Lenawee County Health Department has started using an electronic pla...

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Posted on: December 1, 2020

Testing in Hudson This Week

The Lenawee County Health Department has been notified of additional drive-thru testing this week in Hudson, Michigan.  The following are the details that were shared with us:

Drive Thru COVID TESTING on Wednesday, 12/02/2020 and Thursday 12/03/20...

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Posted on: November 25, 2020

MDARD, MI Retailers Association and Meijer Urging Consumers to Shop as Normal

Overbuying and stockpiling may cause supply chain ripple effects

LANSING, MICH. Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) Director Gary McDowell, Michigan Retailers Association CEO William Hallan and Meijer CEO Todd Weer, Senior Vice...

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Posted on: November 16, 2020

MDHHS Issues Three-Week Epidemic Order

MDHHS Issues Three-Week Epidemic Order to Save Lives, Protect Frontline Heroes During Fall COVID-19 Surge 

New order limits indoor and outdoor gatherings where COVID-19 is more likely to spread from person to person 

The Michigan Departmen...

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Posted on: November 9, 2020

Celebrating the Holidays During COVID-19

Tips for Holiday Gatherings

Holiday gatherings for Michiganders will be different this year due to COVID-19. Your family doesn't have to miss out on being together during the holidays, either virtual or in-person. Here are some tips so you can get...

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

Amended Emergency Order Requiring Screening and Social Distancing Measures

The amended order clarifying changes and providing additional guidance on social distancing measures.

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

Second Update from the Chairman of the Board

Second Statement from David Stimpson, Chairman Lenawee County Board of Commissioners

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Emergency Order Requiring Screening and Social Distancing Measures at Open Businesses

Lenawee County Businesses and Operations that are open are to screen employees for symptoms of COVID-19 and implement a plan to provide at least 6 feet of space between employees, between employees and customers, and between customers and other customers.

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Lenawee County Residents Have More Time to Pay Past Due 2017 Property Taxes

Lenawee County residents have more time to get caught up on their 2017
taxes and prevent their home from foreclosing after Governor Gretchen Whitmer issued an executive order extending the property tax foreclosure deadline to May 29, 2020.

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

First Positive COVID-19 Case in Lenawee County

The Lenawee County Health Department (LCHD) has been notified of the first
positive test result for COVID-19 in an adult female from Lenawee County. The individual has been self-isolating.

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

COVID-19 Exposure at Andrews University Concert

Lenawee County residents that attended a Sandi Patty concert
at Andrews University in Berrien Springs on March 8th, 2020 are urged to contact the Health Department immediately.

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Law Enforcement Response Information

As a result of the Governor’s Executive Order to “Stay at Home” we are
urging residents not to call 911 to advise us of persons who may not be adhering to the order. Our 911 Operators are extremely busy with high priority calls for service.

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

ProMedica Health Systems Update

ProMedica Health Systems will continue to take steps to keep the residents of Lenawee County updated on their local hospital. The State of Michigan has launched a new hotline to answer health related questions seven days a week.

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Lenawee County Offices Closed Other Than for Essential Services - Department Update

As we continue to evaluate and adjust our response, the safety of our residents and employees is of primary concern. During this public closure, essential County Employees will continue to report to work as scheduled.

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Lenawee County Offices Closed Other Than for Essential Services

In compliance with Governor Whitmer’s executive order 2020-21, only essential
employees of the County will report to work commencing 12:01 am on March 24, 2020. Employees performing essential functions, who are able to work from home, will work from home.

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Posted on: November 3, 2020

LDA Affected Services

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Posted on: November 3, 2020

Region 2 Area Agency on Aging

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Region 2 Area Agency on Aging works to improve conditions affecting the lives of older adults and adults with disabilities in Jackson, Hillsdale, and Lenawee counties. We help identify concerns and develop a comprehensive and coordinated network of servic...

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Posted on: June 17, 2020

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Are you an Amazon shopper?  

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AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support a charity of your choice every time you shop, at no cost to you. 

To date, AmazonSmile has donated a total of $503.71 to the Lenawee County De...

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Posted on: June 10, 2020

Elder Abuse Awareness

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June 2020

Elder Abuse and Neglect

June is the month we raise awareness of elder abuse in our world.  During this pandemic, caregiver stress and reduction in home care assistance has the potential to put older adults at risk for abuse or neglect. &a...

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Posted on: February 14, 2020

LDA Resources

LDAResources

1040 S. Winter Street, Suite 3003Adrian, MI 49221517-264-5280Check out the Department on Aging Resource Guide!

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Posted on: February 14, 2020

LDA Home Meals

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The Lenawee Department on Aging salutes volunteers!

As the Nutrition Director, I see the impact of volunteer dedication every day.  The kitchen staff of the seven senior centers are amazing at preparing over nine hundred meals each day for older a...

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Additional Info... www.lenaweeseniors.org Department on Aging
Posted on: February 14, 2020

LDA Medical Rides

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The Lenawee Department on Aging salutes volunteers!

A vital part of health care is being able to get to medical appointments.  As some older adults are not able to or elect not to drive to these appointments, the Lenawee Department on Aging is pro...

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Additional Info... www.lenaweeseniors.org Department on Aging
Posted on: February 14, 2020

LDA Nutrition

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The Lenawee Department on Aging salutes volunteers!

As the Nutrition Director, I see the impact of volunteer dedication every day.  The kitchen staff of the seven senior centers are amazing at preparing over nine hundred meals each day for older a...

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Additional Info... www.lenaweeseniors.org Department on Aging
Posted on: February 14, 2020

LDA Volunteers

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The Lenawee Department on Aging salutes volunteers!

PEOPLE are the best asset Lenawee County has.  It is through volunteers that the Department on Aging is able to deliver over seven hundred meals Monday through Friday and transport as ma...

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Additional Info... www.lenaweeseniors.org Department on Aging
Posted on: February 14, 2020

LDA Caregivers

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Are you a caregiver? Or do you think you may be a caregiver?  I am Tammy Jewell, Director of Daybreak.  At the Lenawee Department on Aging we believe that caregivers need support to make the best of the caregiver experience. &am...

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Posted on: February 14, 2020

LDA Centers

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Senior Centers

The senior centers are the focal point of activities for older adults in Lenawee County.Each of the center’s activities may differ, but they all offer fun, fellowship, personal enrichment, challenges, parties, games, educational classes, and...

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Posted on: December 30, 2020

Recycling DOS is Open Today

DOS OPEN

The Lenawee County Recycling Drop Off Site is OPEN!

PLEASE be PATIENT and RESPECTFUL:    We understand a lot of residents rely on the County recycling site. 

RECYCLE ONLY ACCEPTABLE ITEMS:  Acceptable items are l...

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Posted on: August 27, 2020

Veterans Affairs seeks volunteers

VA Seeking Drivers

Seeking Volunteers to Serve Veterans

Volunteers are needed to drive the DAV shuttle van.  Veterans who are unable to transport themselves to the V.A. Medical Center in Ann Arbor rely on this free service Monday through Friday.  

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