The Berkshire County Boards of Health Association (BCBOHA) is a professional, educational organization serving the 32 local boards of health in Berkshire County, MA. BCBOHA also serves as the Berkshire County Emergency Preparedness Coalition.
The following free public flu vaccination clinics have been scheduled throughout the County and are provided in collaboration with Berkshire Public Health Alliance’s Public Health Nursing Program and Fairview Hospital. To download a flu permission form in advance, please click here.
- The flu vaccine and the flu mist are available at no charge to individuals ages 6 months and older. Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
- If you have insurance, please bring your insurance card(s) with you.
- Please wear short sleeves, or a shirt that has easily rolled-up sleeves.
|9/29/14||Peru||3-5:30||Town Hall||7 E. Main Rd.|
|9/30/14||North Adams||12-3||Council Chambers||10 Main Street|
|10/1/14||Great Barrington||12-2||Housy Dome||1064 Main Street Housatonic, MA 01236|
|10/1/14||Great Barrington||3-6||Town Hall||334 Main Street|
|10/3/14||Adams||9:30-12||Millhouses Community Room||75 Commercial St.|
|10/6/14||Washington||4:30-7||Town Hall||8 Summit Hill Road|
|10/7/14||Egremont||9-12||Town Hall||171 Egremont Plain Rd|
|10/7/14||Great Barrington||1:30-3||Senior Center||917 Main St|
|10/16/14||North Adams||9-11||Spitzer Center||116 Ashland St|
|10/21/14||Adams||2:30-5:30||CT Plunkett||14 Commercial Street|
|10/23/14||Great Barrington||12-3||Simon’s Rock||84 Alford Road|
|10/25/14||Clarksburg||9-12:30||Senior Center||500 W Main St|
|10/25/14||North Adams||2-5||St. Elizabeth’s||70 Marshall St|
|11/4/14||Great Barrington||8-2||Fire Station||37 State Rd|
DPH has released the final regulations on medical marijuana. You can find them, as well as other information about the law by clicking here: medical marijuana regs
Facility “greening” guides. Feel free to reproduce and distribute as desired:
The next Executive Committee meeting will be held Wednesday, December 3rd. The Agenda can be found here.
The Executive Committee usually meets the third Wednesday of the month, at 12:45 pm, at 1 Fenn St. Cancelled or rescheduled meetings will be noted here at least 24 hours in advance. Meeting Agenda can be found here at least 48 hours in advance. For a list of 2014 expected meeting dates please click FY 15 Executive Committee Meetings.
A series of chokesaver trainings that meet the requirements of 105 CMR 590.009(E) has been scheduled. For more information or to be added to our mailing list please call or email. Please note that because of the limited number of participants allowed in each session, these classes fill up fast! The April and May 2014 schedule can be found here.
Temporary Food Event Trainings
If you are interested in a temporary food event training please contact us. This training is specifically aimed at temporary food operators and non-profit organizations who serve food.
Septic Installer Certification Program
The Spring 2014 schedule can be found here. A registration form for BCBOHA courses and credit request form for non-BCBOHA courses can be found here. For more information or to be added to our mailing list please call or email.
For more information about the certified septic installer program, click here: Septic Installer program
For a list of currently certified installers, click here: Certified Septic Installers
For food recalls/alerts, click here: Food Alerts
For other general alerts, click here: Other Alerts
For information related to the Emergency Preparedness Coalition, click here:
For other emergency preparedness information, click here: Emergency Preparedness
For information on the Executive Committee, including Agendas for upcoming meetings and minutes of past meetings, click here: Executive Committee