Health Department

The Stafford County Health Department’s goal is to provide disease prevention services and education.

Our Mission Statement is to provide health and environmental services that assist Stafford County citizens, to prevent disease, to maintain health, to protect the environment, and to promote wellness.

Community Resources

  • Urine Drug Screens
  • Tuberculosis Skin Testing Treatment
  • Communicable Disease Education and Preventative Treatment
  • Farmworker Health Program Applications and Access Site Referrals
  • WIC
  • Nutrition program for women, infants, and children
  • Education and information available, along with support from a registered dietitian

Children’s Health Services

  • Immunizations
  • Kan Be Healthy Screening
  • Screening and referrals of minor illnesses
  • Lead screening
  • Healthy Start Home Visitor
  • Certified Car Seat Technician on staff
  • Seat installation and checks by appointment

Women’s Health Services

  • Pap smears
  • Breast exams
  • Pregnancy testing
  • Referral, counseling, and health education
  • Family planning
  • Services provided by an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner

Child Care Licensing

  • Evaluation visits of child care facilities
  • Day care homes
  • Day care centers
  • Pre-schools
  • Group boarding homes
  • Day Care Complaint Investigation

General Health Services

  • Blood pressures checks
  • Blood sugar checks
  • Urinalysis
  • Foot care
  • Hemoglobin checks
  • Physicals
  • Flu shots
  • Pneumovax
  • Hepatitis B shots
  • Open lab
  • Vision screens
  • Hearing screens

Environmental Health Services

  • Site evaluations
  • Nuisance complaint responses


Fees vary depending on the service. Medicaid, BCBS, and Healthwave are billed for covered services.

Contact Info

Health Department