Brooke County Health Department works in conjunction with the Brooke County Schools to provide health and wellness education for school age children.
The Brooke County Health Department works closely with our school systems to assist in different educational and promotional programs to aid in the prevention of disease spread in the county.
Pictured below is Gary the Germ that drops by the kindergarten and Pre-K classes to help them learn about what germs are, how they are spread, and what they can do as children to prevent the spread of germs.
Gary the Germ Beech Bottom Primary 2018 With Community
Wellness Representative April Eltringham
Community Wellness Representative April Eltringham
also teaches Brooke County students about ticks and the
disease they spread.