Posted on: January 30, 2018

Polished- Free Dental Clinic

Polished, a Preventative Dental Care Program, will be at the Ipswich Town Hall, Room C, 25 Green Street on Thursday, April 5th  from 9am- 5pm providing FREE dental screenings, cleanings, sealants and fluoride for children by appointment only. Adu...

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Public Health
Posted on: February 13, 2018

Take Part in a Community Focus Group

Ipswich
Aware invites you to take part in a community focus
 group todiscuss and provide feedback on issues that are facing our community around
marijuana use, opioid addiction, and vaping. Ipswich Aware is a communitycollaborative ...

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Public Health
Posted on: February 9, 2018

Good Samaritan Law and Overdose Prevention

As the opioid epidemic
continues to grip the nation, the Ipswich Public Health Departmentwould like to offer important information about the Good Samaritan Law and
remind residents to call 911 if they think someone could be overdosing.
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According to th...

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Public Health
Posted on: February 14, 2018

Septic Management Betterment Program

INTRODUCTION

The Town of Ipswich invites homeowners with failed septic systems to apply for a Betterment Loan under the Town’s Septic
Management Betterment Program
.  The proceeds of a $200,000.00 loan from the Massachusetts Water Pollution Abate...

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Public Health
Posted on: January 12, 2018

Pesticide Exclusion Request

Residents who
request their property be excluded from all pesticide applications (includinglarvicide as well as adulticide) must comply with the legal process to exempt
their property (333 CMR Section 13.03), individuals may request exclusion from wid...

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Public Health
Posted on: January 12, 2018

Tips to Prevent the Flu

According to the latest weekly flu report from the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, the rates of influenza-like illnesses have risen over the past seven days. In the Northeast, flu season typically peaks in January and February and lasts through...

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Public Health
Posted on: February 5, 2018

How Do I Properly Dispose of Medication?

Bring your unused and expired prescription
medication to the Ipswich Town Hall located at 25 Green Street or PoliceDepartment located at 15 Elm Street. At Town Hall there is a secure Drop-Off
Box located in the lower level by the Council of Aging cafe...

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