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What We Do

The Newton County Health Department is an organization designed to fulfill the public health needs of the citizens of Newton County.  The services offered are very diverse, but all important.  These services include, but are not limited to:

  • Birth & Death certificates

  • Immunizations

  • WIC services and benefits

  • Restaurant, retail, lodging and childcare inspections

  • Well water testing and septic permits


To explore all of the services that the NCHD offers, often for free or a small fee, please visit each department's page on this website.  If you have any questions, please contact us!

Our Mission

The Newton County Health Department is dedicated to improving and protecting the health of the community. This is done by promoting healthy activities, helping to prevent diseases, and protecting the environment through assessment, education, leadership, and partnership. Newton County will be a community where people can attain their full health potential.

Our Board of Trustees

Chairman

James Robert Carter, Jr.

Vice Chairman

Amie Henson

Secretary/Treasurer

Patricia Arlene Krueger

Trustees

Jim Conner

Scott Wade

 

Monthly Board Meeting Agenda

Monthly Board Meeting Calendar

Trustees are elected by Newton County residents.

The Newton County Health Department Board of Trustees meets the second Monday of every month at 5:00 pm. The meeting takes place in the Health Department conference room and is open to the public.

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