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 Clinic: October 21, 2018

The flu shot helps protect you and our community from the flu. This clinic 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.

Give Kids a Smile is a collaboration of community partners, including Public Health Department representatives (left) and school nurses (right).

50 Children Get Dental Care Thanks to Give Kids a Smile

Community comes together to help children with unmet dental needs.