Georgia Department of Public Health
2 Peachtree St. NW, 15th Floor
Atlanta, GA 30303 404-657-2700
The state department of public health is the lead agency in preventing disease, injury and disability; promoting health and well-being; and preparing for and responding to disasters from a health perspective. The organization’s main functions include health promotion and disease prevention, maternal and child health, immunizations, environmental health, epidemiology, emergency preparedness, emergency medical services, pharmacy, nursing, volunteer health care, vital records and the state public health laboratory. Its website provides information on health topics, services available and a listing of district and county operations.
Local health department clinics offer services including family planning, immunizations, STD screenings, WIC services and well-child checkups. Services vary by location. For a list of local clinics, hours of operation and services, visit www.dph.georgia.gov/district-office-directory. This directory outlines district and county operations with websites that provide information on local clinics. Houston County is served by the North Central Health District at 201 Second St. in Macon. Call 478-751-6303 or visit www.northcentralhealthdistrict.com for more information. Houston County’s local clinic listing is:
Houston County Health Department
98 Cohen Walker Drive
Warner Robins, GA 31088 478-218-2000