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Larimer County Offices, Courts, District Attorney, Landfill, Household Hazardous Waste, and Recycle Center are all closed on Thanksgiving Day, November 26, 2015.
County Offices are also closed on Friday, November 27 while the Courts, District Attorney, Landfill, Household Hazardous Waste, and Recycle Center are open. Critical services at Larimer County will not be disrupted by this closure.

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Communicable Disease Control

To provide early identification, prevention and control of contagious diseases through monitoring illnesses spread by people, food, water, animals, and insects. This is accomplished through immunizations; outbreak investigation; community and patient education; screening, and in certain cases, treatment of communicable diseases; and disease surveillance.

Program Information

Outbreak Control
To provide rapid and effective response to identified communicable disease outbreaks using a multi-disciplinary team of public health professionals.

Tuberculosis Program
To prevent the spread of TB in the community through identification and treatment of active cases and preventive treatment of those with latent infection.

To protect Larimer County residents from vaccine-preventable diseases, and prevent their spread from person-to-person.

Animal and Insect-borne Disease Monitoring
To control the spread of illnesses transmitted by animals and insects through disease surveillance, outbreak investigation, community education, maintaining rabies vaccination records, and other control measures.

Sexually Transmitted Diseases Program
To prevent the spread of sexually transmitted diseases through screening, diagnosis, treatment (when possible), education about preventing infections.

Preventing the Spread of Influenza in School Settings

Refugee Communicable Disease Screening

Background Image: Changing Aspen Leaves in Rocky Mountain National Park by Jeremy Hollis. All rights reserved.