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WIC Farmer’s Markets Coming to Counties Across Central Georgia

North Central Health District (NCHD) is hosting its annual farmer’s markets for participants of the Women, Infants and Children (WIC) nutrition program at each of the 13 county health departments along with the Felton Homes and Department of Family and Children Services (DFCS) WIC Offices in Macon.

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Parents, Caregivers and Health Care Providers: You Have the Power to Protect

National Infant Immunization Week is April 27 – May 4, 2019 Read More »

E. coli Illness in Georgia Linked to Multistate Outbreak

DPH Urges Public to Take Precautions to Avoid Infection Read More »

HOPE Center Celebrates 30 Years and Invites the Community to Visit Its New Facilities

HIV/AIDS Clinic Introduces Opportunities for Community Collaboration Read More »

Resource Fair for Special Needs Children in Macon on April 13

Children’s Medical Services Connects Children to Equipment and Therapy Read More »

Jasper County Health Department to Relocate to Improved Facility

County Health Services Will Move to Building Purchased by Development Authority Read More »

Public Notice – Babies Can’t Wait Public Comment Session


Georgia Department of Public Health State Interagency Coordinating Council (SICC)
Georgia’s Part C Program | Babies Can’t Wait (BCW) Public Comment Session: Thursday, April 18, 2019 Read More »

Babies Can’t Wait Public Comments & Public Hearing

The Babies Can’t Wait (BCW) Program is Georgia’s statewide early intervention system for infants and toddlers with special needs, aged birth to three, and their families. Read More »

Macon-Bibb County Health Department to Relocate to Renovated Facility

Macon-Bibb County Health Department (MBCHD), Macon-Bibb County Board of Health and North Central Health District (NCHD) are excited to announce the purchase of the medical facility located at 1600 Forsyth Street, Macon, by the Macon-Bibb Urban Development Authority. Read More »

Keep Your Preteens Safe – Vaccinate Them Today

In an effort to protect every adult and child, North Central Health District is joining the Georgia Department of Public Health in recognizing March 11-15, 2019, as Georgia Preteen Vaccine Awareness Week. Read More »

Protect Your Health During American Heart Month

Public Health Encourages Everyone to Fight Heart Disease

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States. Read More »

Wilkinson County Health Department to Offer Vaccine Clinic in Allentown

Wilkinson County Health Department will offer a vaccine clinic Wednesday, Jan. 23, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Read More »

Baldwin County Health Department Receives Land to Begin Constructing New Facility

At the end of December, Governor Nathan Deal approved the transfer of land from the Department of Juvenile Justice to the Baldwin County Commission for a health department facility. The 5.7 acres adjoining the Bill E. Ireland Youth Detention Center will be used in the construction of an updated facility for Baldwin County Health Department. Read More »