Rita Landgraf, Secretary
Jill Fredel, Director of Communications
302-255-9047, Pager 302-357-7498
Date: January 13, 2015
The Honorable David McBride, Senator Rita Landgraf, Secretary, DHSS Karyl T. Rattay, MD, MS, Director, DPH Hetti Brown,
Executive Director, Delaware Office of Animal Welfare, DPH
Delaware Health and Social Services (DHSS), Delaware Division of Public Health (DPH), Office of Animal Welfare; animal protection organizations; and four-legged friends
|WHAT||Press conference to unveil the newly designed animal welfare license plate and to announce the winning artist's name. Proceeds from plate sales are used to provide free or low-cost spay and neuter surgeries for low-income pet owners and caretakers.|
|WHEN||Wednesday, January 14, 2015, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.|
Delaware SPCA, 455 Stanton Christiana Rd., Newark, DE 19713 (across from Delaware Park). The media event will be held in the
Directions at: delspca.org/hours-and-locations/
Delaware Health and Social Services is committed to improving the quality of the lives of Delaware's citizens by promoting health and well-being, fostering self-sufficiency, and protecting vulnerable populations. DPH, a division of DHSS, urges Delawareans to make healthier choices with the 5-2-1 Almost None campaign: eat 5 or more fruits and vegetables each day, have no more than 2 hours of recreational screen time each day (includes TV, computer, gaming), get 1 or more hours of physical activity each day, drink almost no sugary beverages.
Delaware Health and Social Services is committed to improving the quality of the lives of Delaware's citizens by promoting health and well-being, fostering self-sufficiency, and protecting vulnerable populations.