North Central Health District


For Teens & Adults

Adolescent Health and Youth Development

The Adolescent Health and Youth Development (AHYD) Program addresses health and youth development issues for at-risk youth, ages 10-19, in various counties in the District. A comprehensive youth development system educates and empowers teenagers with information and skills to make intelligent decisions in the areas of: Teen Sexuality Obesity Alcohol & Substance Abuse Tobacco Use… Read More

Breast and Cervical Cancer Program (BCCP)

Click here to find your local health department The Breast and Cervical Cancer Program (BCCP), was established in 1992 with funding from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention and the State of Georgia. It was an expansion of the Cervical Cancer Screening Program, which was established in 1965. The Breast and Cervical Cancer Program… Read More

HPV Vaccine

Cervical Cancer Vaccine Now Available at Local Health Departments! What is HPV? The Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) is a virus that is passed by direct, skin-to-skin contact during vaginal, anal, or (rarely) oral sex with someone who has this infection. Often, persons who are infected with the virus have no symptoms. Even without symptoms, the… Read More

High Blood Pressure & Diabetes

Our specialized Cardiometabolic Clinics provide care and support. We welcome all patients who have been previously diagnosed with non insulin-dependent diabetes and/or high blood pressure, as well as those who are simply at-risk or concerned about their health. Clinics can be found in three convenient locations. Call the clinic nearest you to make an appointment… Read More