May 14, 2015 Irwin County Health Department is hosting a Pre-K Round Up on Thursday, May 28 for children in need of Ear, Eye, Dental and Nutrition screenings. More
Healthy and Safe Swim Week
Healthy swimming depends on what we swimmers bring into the pool – and what we keep out of it. We all share the water we swim in, and we each need to do our part to keep ourselves, our families, and our friends healthy. Read More
Lowndes County Schools Tobacco Free
More than half – 101 out of 181 – Georgia school districts are now tobacco-free. Emanuel County Schools, Lowndes County Schools and Jenkins County Schools all recently implemented Georgia’s 100% Tobacco-Free School policy leading to this milestone. Read More
Welcome to South Health District
South Health District’s mission is to promote and protect the health and well being of anyone that lives, works, or plays in the counties of Ben Hill, Berrien, Brooks, Cook, Echols, Irwin, Lanier, Lowndes, Tift, and Turner.
South Health District News
May 13, 2015 Healthy swimming depends on what we swimmers bring into the pool – and what we keep out of it. We all share the water we swim in, and we each ... More
Apr 21, 2015 Immunization is a shared responsibility. Vaccines are among the most successful and cost-effective public health tools available for preventing disease and death. They not only help protect our children when ... More
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South Health District serves residents in south central Georgia. To find information about your local county health department, please select their page below.