Arizona Department of Health Services, Director’s Blog

Smoke-Free Arizona Turns Eight

SmokeFreeAZ_LogoOn November 7, 2006, Arizona voters approved Proposition 201, the Smoke-Free Arizona Act.  The Act went into effect on May 1, 2007, and prohibited smoking inside and within 20 feet of entrances, open windows, and ventilation systems of most enclosed public places and places of employment in Arizona.

Our Smoke-Free Arizona […]

By | June 15th, 2015|General|0 Comments

The 2015 Water Drive is Extended

Water Drive 2014 131smThe 2015 Water Drive has been extended through June 19th.  As Phoenix heats up, we need your help raising money to purchase life-saving water for those most at risk for heat-related deaths and illnesses.

Thanks to you, last year ADHS was the second largest water donator to the 

By | June 11th, 2015|Prevention|0 Comments

Statewide Advisory Group Seeking New Members

MThe newly formed HIV Statewide Advisory Group (SWAG) is recruiting up to 12 new members to represent people living with HIV, those affected by the disease, and HIV care and social service providers statewide.

The SWAG is charged with providing planning and guidance for the delivery of services funded by the […]

By | June 5th, 2015|General, Prevention|0 Comments