Photo by Michael Carl. Sunset over mountains and plains, 2014.

Valley Fever in SLO County: What You Need to Know

Valley Fever appears to be on the rise in San Luis Obispo County and across California.

Air quality in San Luis Obispo County is currently affected by pollution and smoke.

Update: Air Quality and Your Health

The San Luis Obispo County Air Pollution Control District (APCD) and Public Health Department are advising the public of deteriorating air quality in San Luis Obispo County, due to an increase in...

Flu shot clinic, 2017. Photo by Public Health Department.

Free Flu Shot Event: October 21, 2018

The flu shot helps protect you and our community from the flu. This event also helps local first responders practice a rapid response to the threat of pandemic illness.

Sunset from Terrace Hill. Photo by Jonathan Shapiro.

Health and Housing: Building the Connection

Housing can have a profound impact on health—positive or negative. How can our community make the most of this connection to foster well-being for residents?


Update: Two SLO County Influenza Cases Confirmed as Influenza A (H1N2v)

The patients have recovered after a brief illness. The risk to the public is very low.