Fill your prescription for information here at the library. Understand a diagnosis, learn about options for treatment, and find resources for support of diseases and conditions. Featuring health, medical and wellness information that is written for the everyday person, the Health Information Neighborhood works to complement your doctor’s orders with a dose of information. We bring together books, DVDs, pamphlets, reliable online resources and our staff to help you find the information you need.

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COVID-19 Information and Resources

Find local, state and national COVID-19 details.

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Public Health Challenges

Learn more about state and local responses to COVID-19 & other health issues.

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Learn About Suicide Prevention

Help prevent suicide by learning to identify warning signs & supporting people to get treatment.


Health Care in Shawnee County During COVID-19

Watch the League of Women Voters Topeka-Shawnee County presentation by Linda Ochs and Alice Weingartner.

Going Organic

Learn about organic gardening and find resources to start your garden.