North Central Health District


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Immunization Gives you the Power to Protect Your Child

National Infant Immunization Week is Recognized April 21 – 28, 2018 Read More »

Wilkinson County Health Department to Offer Free Lead Testing for County Children

Lead testing to be offered at three convenient locations across Wilkinson County. Read More »

Know the Health Impacts of Sexually Transmitted Diseases During STD Awareness Month

Know Your Status. Get Tested.

Nearly 20 million new sexually transmitted infections (STIs) occur in the United States every year Read More »

Macon-Bibb County Board of Health Meeting Cancelled

The Board of Health for Macon-Bibb County has cancelled the public meeting scheduled for Mar. 19, 5:30 p.m.  Read More »

Macon-Bibb County Board of Health Building Committee Meeting

The Macon-Bibb County Board of Health invites the community to attend this public meeting with the building committee. Read More »

Parents, It’s Time to Vaccinate Your Preteen

Georgia Preteen Vaccine Awareness Week Encourages Parents to Protect Children Read More »

DPH’s Maternal and Child Health Section Title V Program Seeks Public Comment

The Georgia Department of Public Health’s (DPH), Maternal and Child Health, Title V Program invites interested persons to participate in a 45-day public comment period for updates to the Federal Fiscal Year (FFY) 2019 Annual State Application Guidance. Read More »

Macon-Bibb County Teen Health Center Helps Students With Decision Making Through Teen Maze

Macon-Bibb County Health Department’s Teen Health Center is offering students a safe environment to experience decisions they may encounter in their lives by hosting its first Teen Maze. Read More »

Widespread Flu in Georgia

ATLANTA – If you have not gotten a flu shot yet, do not wait any longer! Flu is widespread in Georgia, and more than three hundred individuals have been hospitalized with flu-related illness. Read More »

NCHD Counties Awarded Car Seat Mini Grant

Multiple counties within North Central Health District (NCHD) were awarded the 2018 Car Seat Mini Grant by the Georgia Department of Public Health, Injury Prevention Program. Read More »

Wilkinson County Health Department Invites All County Residents to Attend Grand Re-Opening

Wilkinson County Health Department will unveil its renovated facility during an open house Dec. 12, 2 – 5 p.m., at 123 High Hill St. in Irwinton. Read More »

Georgia WIC Program Public Comment

The Georgia Department of Public Health’s (DPH) Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) will hold its annual public comment period from Dec. 1 – Dec. 31, 2017.  Read More »

NCHD County Health Departments Receive National Accreditation Through the PHAB

PHAB-Accredited Health Departments Demonstrate Capacity to Serve Their Communities Well Read More »