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To The Family And Friends Of Fairview Assisted Living Residents

To The Family And Friends Of Fairview Assisted Living Residents

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, for the health of our Residents at this time, Fairview Assisted Living is not allowing visitors. We do encourage phone calls and if you would like to bring items to a resident please coordinate with staff by contacting the facility at 740-342-1213.

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A Word From our Fairview Assisted Living Director - Tara Layne

A Word From our Fairview Assisted Living Director - Tara Layne

On March 9, 2020, Governor Mike DeWine issued a state of emergency for Ohio due to the increased exposure to the Corona Virus. Fairview Assisted Living is monitoring guidance from the Perry County Health Department and the Ohio Department of Health. To ensure we are taking reasonable steps to protect the people we support, their families, and employees, we have enacted a Plan of Action including protocols and procedures to reduce possible exposure and mitigate risk of exposure.

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Perry County OSU Extension has changed their office procedures

Perry County OSU Extension has changed their office procedures

As of 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 18, 2020 we are scheduled to be working remotely until April 20th, 2020. OSU Extension offices will be closed to the public.

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Notification of Enforcement Discretion for Telehealth Remote Communications during the COVID-19 Nationwide Public Health Emergency

Notification of Enforcement Discretion for Telehealth Remote Communications during the COVID-19 Nationwide Public Health Emergency

We are empowering medical providers to serve patients wherever they are during this national public health emergency. We are especially concerned about reaching those most at risk, including older persons and persons with disabilities. – Roger Severino, OCR Director.

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Elective Surgeries, PPE & Testing Locations (3/17/20)

Elective Surgeries, PPE & Testing Locations (3/17/20)

The Ohio Department of Health has issued an order declaring that elective surgeries and procedures in Ohio's hospitals, as well as in outpatient surgery or procedure provider offices, be postponed in an effort to conserve personal protective equipment (PPE) for healthcare workers and first responders. The order will go into effect at the end of business on Wednesday, March 18, 2020.

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Northern Perry County Water & Wastewater has changed their office procedures

Northern Perry County Water & Wastewater has changed their office procedures

In order to protect our staff, as well as comply with the recent government requirements, Northern Perry County Water & Wastewater has changed their office procedures.

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The Perry County Ohio Title Office is officially closed due to COVID-19 until further notice

The Perry County Ohio Title Office is officially closed due to COVID-19 until further notice

The Perry County Ohio Title Office is officially closed due to COVID-19 until further notice per Tim Wollenberg. Call (740) 342-1022 if you have any questions.

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Ohio Department of Health - Novel Coronavirus

Ohio Department of Health - Novel Coronavirus

What is novel coronavirus? How does it spread? And more, from the Ohio Department of Health.

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Access OhioMeansJobs From Home

Access OhioMeansJobs From Home

Go to the OhioMeansJobs.com website for job searching, online trainings, resume creation, career profiles, and scholarship searches.

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The Perry County Veterans Service Commission has changed their office and transportation procedures

The Perry County Veterans Service Commission has changed their office and transportation procedures

In order to protect our county Veterans, their families, and VSC staff, as well as comply with the recent government requirements the Perry County Ohio Veterans Service Commission has implemented temporary office and transportation changes.

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Perry County Library COVID19 Update

Perry County Library COVID19 Update

Effective at close of business today, Monday, March 16, 2020, all Perry County Ohio District Library locations will be closed until further notice. If you have library materials, including Hotspots, we ask that you keep those items until we re-open. Please do not return items to our book drops at this time.

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Perry County Municipal Court has modified its operations

Perry County Municipal Court has modified its operations

The Perry County Ohio Municipal Court has modified its operations to minimize the number of people who need to come to the courthouse. All appearance for criminal and traffic are limited to defendant and victims in these proceedings.

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Perry County Health Department - What is COVID-19

Perry County Health Department - What is COVID-19

Perry County Ohio Health Commissioner, Angela DeRolph, discusses what is COVID-19 and what is the risk to Ohioans. Message 1.

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A local public health emergency has been declared for Perry County

A local public health emergency has been declared for Perry County

Perry County Ohio Health Commissioner, Angela DeRolph, has declared a local public health emergency for Perry County Ohio. At this time, Monday, March 16, 2020, there are NO confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Perry County. Message 2.

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Ohio Department of Health Director's Order to Limit and/or Prohibit Mass Gatherings in the State of Ohio

Ohio Department of Health Director's Order to Limit and/or Prohibit Mass Gatherings in the State of Ohio

I, Amy Acton, MD, MPH, Director of the Ohio Department of Health (ODH), pursuant to the authority granted to me in RC. 3701.13 to “make special orders. . .for preventing the spread of contagious or infectious diseases” Order the following to prevent the spread of COVID-19 into the State of Ohio:

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Perry County Board of Developmental Disabilities COVID-19 Update

Perry County Board of Developmental Disabilities COVID-19 Update

The Perry County Board of Developmental Disabilities has identified the need to prepare for this impact. Plans have been developed to reduce the risk to staff, people supported, and our community. Our plans identify ways to promote social distancing and alternative ways to connect virtually with people to carry out services and supports as long as we determine it is safe to do so.

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RSVP Aqua Classes and Walk With Ease

RSVP Aqua Classes and Walk With Ease

As of March 16, 2020 Perry County Ohio RSVP Aqua Classes and Walk With Ease has been canceled until April 6, 2020.

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A Message To Perry RSVP Members

A Message To Perry RSVP Members

The COVID-19 situation is rapidly changing, and the spread of the virus in Ohio suggests that we ALL should take reasonable precautions to prevent the spread of the virus in our local community. You are hearing on the news of many businesses and organizations canceling large-crowd events and you may wonder if you should continue to volunteer. The CDC has identified older adults and people who have severe chronic medical conditions like heart, lung or kidney disease at higher risk for more serious COVID-19 illness.

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State Justice Inspects New Direction Program

State Justice Inspects New Direction Program

Ohio Supreme Court Justice Sharon Kennedy recently sat in on an informational meeting with staff of the New Direction program which was held in the courtroom of the Honorable Judge Dean Wilson.

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The 2020 Online Census Is Now Available

The 2020 Online Census Is Now Available

The 2020 Online Census (American Community Survey) Is Now Available.

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Ohio Department of Health Opens Call Center to Help With COVID- 19 Response

Ohio Department of Health Opens Call Center to Help With COVID- 19 Response

Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today announced the Ohio Department of Health (ODH) has opened a call center to answer questions regarding coronavirus (COVID-19). The call center will be open 7 days a week from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and can be reached at 1-833-4-ASK-ODH (1-833-427-5634).

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MORPC YouTube Incubator Showcase: Southern Perry Incubation Center for Entrepreneurs

MORPC YouTube Incubator Showcase: Southern Perry Incubation Center for Entrepreneurs

Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) has posted a video on YouTube featuring the Southern Perry Incubation Center for Entrepreneurs (SPICE).

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Perry County Municipal Court Reports February 2020

Perry County Municipal Court Reports February 2020

Criminal/traffic disposition reports. Civil credit and legal news reports. Reports are in PDF format.

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New Direction Christmas Party 2019

New Direction Christmas Party 2019

The Honorable Judge Dean Wilson and the New Direction staff sponsored a Christmas party that was held December 20, 2019 at Fiore’s Bowling Lanes in New Lexington, Ohio. With more than 120 guests of honor at the party (including current participants and family) the event served a dual purpose for the participants, both as a reward for their success within the program and as a means to show that fun can be had without involving drugs or alcohol.

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It's easy for you to be counted!

It's easy for you to be counted!

Every 10 years, the United States counts everyone who lives in the country, regardless of age, nationality, or ability. It is important for everyone to respond to the 2020 Census so that communities like ours can receive the funding they need for health care, accessibility services, and more.

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Raising a child that is not yours?

Raising a child that is not yours?

Need help? Just ASK. Advocates Servicing Kinship caregiver program available at Perry County Ohio Job and Family Services.

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FEBRUARY 2020 Eco-tip…Tips to help the Earth!

FEBRUARY 2020 Eco-tip…Tips to help the Earth!

From Perry County Ohio Waste Reduction and Recycling: Don’t throw batteries away! Keep batteries out of landfills! Instead…recycle and properly dispose for a better Earth!

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Upcoming Events
Free Legal Clinic | Tuesday, December 1, 2020 Dec 01, 2020 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM — Perry County Courthouse - 105 North Main Street, New Lexington, OH 43764
Blood Drive Crooksville Recreation Center | Wednesday, December 2, 2020 Dec 02, 2020 01:00 PM - 07:00 PM — Crooksville Recreation Center - 100 N Buckeye St, Crooksville, OH 43731
Blood Drive Thornville Masonic Lodge Saturday, December 5, 2020 Dec 05, 2020 07:00 AM - 12:30 PM — Thornville Masonic Lodge #521 - 44 E Columbus St, Thornville, OH 43076
Blood Drive Perry County Senior Center | Friday, December 18, 2020 Dec 18, 2020 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM — Perry County Senior Center - 520 First St, New Lexington, OH 43764
Blood Drive American Legion Post 376 | Saturday, December 19, 2020 Dec 19, 2020 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM — American Legion Post 376 - 110 Logan St, Junction City, OH 43748
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