News and Updates
February 7: The COVID-19 local emergency declaration will end on March 1. There will be no direct impact on the county’s operational response or approach to COVID-19. We will continue to share important updates and resources about COVID-19 on our COVID-19 website and on our social media channels.
February 7: February 7th is National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. Read about a recent symposium that took place at Oakland Baptist Church in Alexandria to build awareness about HIV/AIDS impact on the African-American community.
February 6: More than 1,000 community members and organizations were recognized for their support and resources over the past three years. See: Ceremony Honors Public Health Partners for Critical COVID-19 Pandemic Response and Support
February 1: The Health Department recognizes contributions to public health made by local historically Black institutions. See: Celebrating Public Health Community Champions During Black History Month.
February 1: Love, communication, and truth. Read about the Community Conversations at the COVID-19: Facing the Reality Summit.
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About the Health & Human Services System
This agency is a part of the Fairfax County Health & Human Services System (HHS). The HHS System is a network of county agencies and community partners that support the well-being of all who live, work and play in Fairfax County.