South Health District

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

Tobacco free

Jun 25, 2015 Irwin County School System joined other school systems throughout the state of Georgia by implementing a Tobacco-Free School policy. Under the 100% Tobacco-Free School policy no student, staff member or ... More


Jun 23, 2015 Heat stroke is a serious illness characterized by a body temperature greater than 105 degrees. Symptoms may include dry red skin, convulsions, disorientation, delirium and coma. More

VDT Ad 2015

Jun 16, 2015 The event offers activities for the entire family; such as free health screenings (i.e., blood pressure, cholesterol and diabetes) for adults, and games, face painting and other fun activities ... More

Find Your County

South Health District serves residents in south central Georgia. To find information about your local county health department, please select their page below.

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