• July is National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month

    This #NationalMinorityMentalHealthAwarenessMonth, let's raise awareness, help end the stigma, and promote mental health resources for everyone!

  • Red Sand Project TN

    The Red Sand project is a participatory art installment designed to shed light on Human Trafficking. The Red Sand is used to draw attention to the human trafficking victims who fall through the cracks of our society.

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  • Fireworks Safety

    Consumer fireworks can harm your health and safety, including burns, contusions, lacerations, and foreign objects in the eye. #CelebrateSafely and protect you and your family from fireworks injuries.

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  • Better Workplaces Tennessee Program

    The Better Workplaces Tennessee program utilizes data-driven workplace practices to improve overall work culture and increase employee productivity and individual well-being.

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  • Heat Safety

    Working in high temperatures whether outdoors or indoors can increase your risk of heat-related illnesses. Watch for signs of heat-related symptoms, including dizziness, weakness, nausea, & elevated body temperature.

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  • Connect with your Local Health Department

    Health departments across the state provide various services, including primary care, family planning, preventative programs and screenings, nutrition education, immunizations, and more. Contact your local health department with specific questions, available services, and for appointments.

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    We recently reorganized our site’s content area for TDH’s Division of Family Health and Wellness. If you need to locate pages for FHW programs, please click here to start at the FHW landing page and navigate to your destination.

    Respiratory Virus Information & Resources

    Respiratory viruses include many types of illnesses, including the common cold, coronoviruses, influenza, and respiratory syncytal virus. The best prevention against respiratory viruses includes proper hand washing, covering your cough, and staying home if you're sick. Here are a few more sources for information and resources to help you prevent the spread of respiratory viruses in Tennessee.

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    HIPAA Privacy and How to File a Complaint
    For special disability assistance contact Luvenia Harrison, ADA Coordinator / Civil Rights Compliance Officer, TDH, Luvenia.Harrison@tn.gov.
    For citizens with disabilities- TTY (Tennessee Relay Services)