The Department of Public Health will be closed Monday, May 27, for Memorial Day.
If you think your pet was exposed or have questions, call the Henderson County Sheriff Office's Animal Enforcement Division at 697-4912. Updates are recorded on the Public Health Hotline at 694-4040.
Breastfeeding Support Service.
Due to an outbreak of measles in the state, the Henderson County Department of Public Health is urging residents to receive the MMR vaccine if they have never been vaccinated for measles or have an incomplete series.
More information about measles is available at http://epi.publichealth.nc.gov/cd/diseases/rubeola.html.
Norovirus is a very contagious virus. You can get norovirus from an infected person, contaminated food or water, or by touching contaminated surfaces. The virus causes your stomach or intestines or both to get inflamed (acute gastroenteritis). This leads you to have stomach pain, nausea, and diarrhea and to throw up. More...
Are you ready to give up tobacco for good?
Smoking Cessation Clinic
American Lung Association's Freedom from Smoking Program
To sign up or for more information, contact The Free Clinics, 841 Case Street, Hendersonville, 697-8422 (www.thefreeclinics.org).
Please consider participating in our Community Input Survey. Your feedback, as well as client satisfaction surveys of our services, aids us with our strategic planning process and continuous quality improvements projects that assures quality public health services to our clients and community.
The 2013 Community Resources for Health and Wellness brochure lists local Henderson County resources for dental health, developmental disabilities, mental health, pediatric care, and much more. Spanish
View our bilingual Programs & Services brochure to learn more about what we do at the Department of Public Health. To request a copy, contact Tricia Stauffer at (828) 694-6065.
The Hispanic Support Group for families with children who have special needs meets 5:30 - 7:30 pm the first Monday of each month at the health department. Please enter at the Immunization Clinic. For more information, call Olga Escobar at (828) 694-6091.
Henderson County Department of Public Health
1200 Spartanburg Highway, Suite 100 • Hendersonville, NC 28792 • (828) 692-4223
Last updated May 16, 2013