Preventing Youth Access to Tobacco

Kent County is serious about keeping our kids tobacco-free and is increasing educational efforts and retailer compliance checks across the county. Understanding the roles retailers play in preventing tobacco sales to minors is essential. Tobacco retailers are required by law to: Ask for photo ID for everyone under 27, Check to make sure everyone is at least 18., Refuse to sell tobacco and e-cigarette products to everyone under 18.  Contact us for more information.

Diabetes Prevention Program

The Diabetes Prevention Program is  proven to prevent or delay the progression to Type 2 Diabetes. Kent County Health Department offers the program at no-cost to adults at risk for diabetes.