North Central Health District



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News from North Central Health District:

Macon-Bibb Teen Summit Empowers Teens to Protect Their Health

Workshops Will Teach Teens to Address and Avoid Risky Behavior Read More »

Wilkinson County Health Department Hosting Community Health Fair May 30

Wilkinson County Health Department will host a free health fair open to the public Wednesday, May 30, at the health department at 123 High Hill Street in Irwinton. Read More »

NCHD Offices Closed Wednesday, May 2

Our offices will be closed Wednesday, May 2, for our district’s annual employee wellness day. Read More »

E. coli Illness in Georgia Linked to Multi-state Outbreak

 Infections Tied to Romaine Lettuce from Arizona Read More »

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 »

Georgia Department of Public Health Babies Can’t Wait Program Seeks Public Comment

Public Comment Period Until May 2, 2018 

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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 »