Safe Rider Program

Who is this program for?

This program is for low-income families who travel on Texas highways.

What are the requirements for families?

Self-certification of financial need.
Have a vehicle and a working safety belt
(lap and shoulder belt required for booster seats).
Attend a one-hour class in order to learn how to use the
safety seat correctly.
One seat per family.
Unlimited education assistance, …

New podcast from CDC & Morbidity and Morality Weekly Report

CDC’s MMWR is proud to launch a new podcast series, titled “Defining Moments in MMWR History.” This series highlights the leading role that MMWR has played in reporting historic public health events. The first podcast “Defining Moments in MMWR History – E. coli O157:H7” takes a close look at the deadly multistate Escherichia coli O157:H7 …

Importance of CPR


Why You Should Learn CPR
Cardiac arrest – an electrical malfunction in the heart that causes an irregular heartbeat (arrhythmia) and disrupts the flow of blood to the brain, lungs and other organs – is a leading cause of death. Each year, over 350,000 out-of-hospital cardiac arrests occur in the United States.

When a person has a …

Accepting Bids on 1995 Ford Van

Jasper Newton County Public Health District (JNCPHD) is accepting sealed bids for the disposal of a 1995 Ford van, VIN: #1FBJS31H9SHB50511
Vehicle will be sold “As-Is.”
No minimum bid.
Mail or deliver sealed bid marked as “Bid 1995 Ford Van” to:
Danny Brackin, CPA
139 West Lamar
Jasper, Texas 75951
Van can be viewed in the parking lot across the street from …