Get Fit
Perquimans Get FIT!

Perquimans Get FIT! is a free 6-month exercise and walking program for adults 18 and older living or working in Perquimans County.

The kick-off event is scheduled for September 6, 2014 from 9am-12pm at Perquimans County Recreation Department.

For registration information contact Dana Hamill at 252-426-2115 or

Protect yourself from any type of Bite this summer!

The following memos were provided to local health departments and summer camp providers on rabies and tick/ mosquito bite prevention. For additional information on these topics visit:


2014 Asthma Poster Art Contest
The Goal is Control

Winners have been announced of our Second Annual Art Contest on May 6, 2014, World Asthma Day.

The APAC poster art contest is open to all students enrolled in grades 3 through 5 in public and private schools.

APAC Winner

Congratulations to our first place winner: Kensey Tarkington, 10 year old 4th grade student at Camden Intermediate School, Camden School District.

After the Storm

If you have damage to your property (please report) or need assistance contact your
County Emergency Management.

Click the links below for information regarding safety after a storm.


A Healthier Tomorrow

2013 Community Health Assessment (CHA) Revealed in Seven Counties Join us in making the Albemarle region a healthier place to live and work and play.

Special thanks to Albemarle Hospital, Vidant Bertie and Vidant Chowan Hospitals, The Outer Banks Hospital, in addition to the Healthy Carolinians of the Albemarle, Gates Partners for Health, and Three Rivers Healthy Carolinians, and our community members in making this CHA a successful process.

Follow the links to the county-specific data and full report for each of the seven ARHS counties.
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