The Stepping Up Process to End Recidivism (SUPER) held a ceremony for its first male graduates on Oct. 1. The yearlong program provides support services to those with mental health and/or substance use issues after release from the Forsyth County Detention Center, or those who are criminal justice involved.
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and Forsyth County will be helping spread awareness of this serious issue throughout the month as it continues to provide services to those experiencing domestic violence at its Family Justice Center.
Forsyth County Government will be mailing out a Community Survey on county services to a random sample of Forsyth County households beginning October 4, and continuing through October and November.
Forsyth County Public Health will offer free drive-through flu shots in October on Monday-Friday 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., in the parking lot of Hanes Memorial CME Church, 819 N. Highland Ave. (next to the Health Department).
Beginning on Monday, Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist, Novant Health and the Forsyth County Department of Public Health will begin offering Pfizer COVID-19 booster shots for those who have been fully vaccinated with the Pfizer vaccine for at least six months and are at least 65 years of age or older or in a long term facility, or are over 18 with an underlying condition or at increased risk of exposure due to occupation or institutional setting.
Forsyth County Manager Dudley Watts announced on Thursday that Terri Goodman has been selected to serve as the County's Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective Oct. 2.