Health Department

As part of the Virginia Department of Health’s Three Rivers District, the King William County Health Department offers an array of health related services to local citizens. Our mission is to achieve and maintain optimum personal and community health by emphasizing health promotion, disease prevention, and environmental protection.

The three staff members who are assigned full time to the King William office, along with five additional staff members who coordinate their duties with several other offices in the district, provide the wide range of services.

Vital Records, Alerts & Healthcare Initiatives

Information regarding vital records, health alerts and statewide healthcare initiatives is available on the Virginia Department of Health website.

  1. Health Care Services
  2. Other Health Services
  3. Environmental Services
  • Breast/cervical cancer education and detection.
  • Cardiovascular Risk Reduction - targeted screening and counseling, and referral
  • Communicable Disease outbreak investigation, treatment, referrals, prevention of further outbreaks.
  • Family planning (by appointment)
  • Gynecology - limited services
  • Health promotion consultation and programs
  • HIV/AIDS testing, prevention education, case management, and Primary Care (in collaboration with Eastern Virginia Medical School)
  • Immunization (required for school, free; others, minimal charge; international immunizations no longer offered). Each of our 10 health departments offer immunizations by appointment.
  • Preconceptual health
  • Pregnancy Testing - counseling, referral
  • Rabies titers and pre-exposure vaccinations, post-exposure followup.
  • Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) counseling, screening, examination, diagnosis, treatment, and followup.
  • Tuberculosis (TB) screening, testing and follow-up services
  • Women, Infants and Children (WIC) nutrition services.

West Nile Virus

Question concerning H1N1, please visit the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) website.

You may also call VDH Public Inquiry Center at 877-ASK-VDH3, or send questions to us via email.