North Central Health District


Hancock County Health Department

Macon-Bibb County Health Department

For COVID-19 vaccination through North Central Health District, call 478-749-0179 or 1-844-987-0099.

Call Line Hours: M-F: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday 8 a.m. - noon

Our district is taking appointments for COVID-19 vaccination for Phase 1A+ individuals ONLY. Phase 1A includes healthcare workers, select first responders, and long-term care facility residents/employees and adults age 65+. Phase 1A+ individuals MUST call our line at 478-749-0179 or 1-844-987-0099 to schedule an appointment. Do not call the local health department for an appointment - vaccination is not conducted at all county health departments at this time. Proof of age, employment or affiliation is required for vaccination. Visit our COVID-19 Vaccine page for more information.

Call your local health department for a COVID-19 testing appointment. Everyone can get free COVID-19 testing through public health. Visit our COVID-19 page to see the full testing schedule. 

Free & Low-Cost Healthcare for Our Community

Hancock County Health Department is dedicated to preventing disease, promoting health and protecting our community against health threats through education, service, advocacy and collaboration.

We offer more than 30 different programs and services, all focused on protecting you, your family and your community. We want to protect your health wherever you live, work and play. Many services we provide are available free, and all services we provide are low-cost. Learn more about cost, insurance and payment for our services. No one is denied service because of inability to pay or lack of insurance.

Our Team

Office Manager:    Nyademor Wiley

County Nurse Manager:    Shirley Tucker, RN

Environmental Health County Manager:    David Mercer
Please note the Environmental Health Specialist only works in Hancock County on Tuesdays and Thursdays

Hours of Operation

Monday:   8 a.m – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday:   8 a.m – 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday:   8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Thursday:   8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Friday:   8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.


WIC: Thursday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Health department offices are closed on all state-observed holidays.

Contact Us

Call the Front Office: (706) 444-6616

Call Environmental Health: (706) 444-6616

Send a Fax: (706) 444-5647

Visit or Send Mail:

Hancock County Health Department
516 Boland Street
P.O. Box 398
Sparta, GA 31087

Attend a Board of Health Meeting

We value your thoughts and would love to hear your opinions. All Board of Health meetings are open to the public. Find a schedule of upcoming Board of Health meetings on our Events Calendar.

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Limited appointments available for COVID-19 vaccine. Call 478-749-0179 or 1-844-987-0099 to schedule an appointment. Please do not call our health departments directly. No on-site registration will be permitted.