ANSON COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT  

covid-19

The Anson County Health Department are currently offering the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine. 

Vaccines are given on Tuesdays and Thursday here at the Health Department with no appointment needed.  Walk-in from 8:30am to 11 am and 1pm to 3:30pm, will need to wear a mask and also bring your ID and your insurance card. 


The Anson County Health Department is also offering the COVID booster shot to anyone who has a Compromised Immune systems per the CDC guidelines.  

 

Below is a link with general question and answers about the Booster shots.

COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shot | CDC

COVID testing are done on Monday afternoon and Wednesday afternoon by appointment only.

 


                                  

                             

                               ANSON COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT 


                                            POST OFFICE BOX 473

                             WADESBORO, NORTH CAROLINA 28170

  


Please visit the Anson County Health Department Facebook page daily to get the up-to-date COVID-19 information and current cases numbers for Anson County, 

Click here to visit the Anson County Health Department Facebook page.

*Remember that if you don’t have an account on Facebook you can still view it, just click on the link above (click here) and then click on not now to register for Facebook, then you will be able to view the page.


For information on testing please visit:

https://covid19.ncdhhs.gov/about-covid-19/testing


For guidelines and information on the COVID-19, please visit the DHHS website  and/or CDC website 

DHHS website 

CDC website 

These are great websites loaded with lots of valuable information and resources for business/employers, child care, schools, individuals and families, long -term care facilities and other helpful information.


 If you have any questions about COVID-19, please call the NC COVID-19 hotline number below or text to the number below to get update and information about the COVID-19.

covid-19211

             


Accredited Health Department with Honors 2017 to 2021Anson County Health Department shall provide services that the highest quality and are delivered with compassion, respect and fairness. Our aim is to implement the mission through leadership and collaboration with others in the community.

Our Mission

The Mission of the Anson County Health Department is to protect our environment, prevent the spread of disease, and promote the health and well-being of all the citizens of Anson County.

Our Community’s Health Is Our Priority.


General Health Services

General Health Services is for sick visits and employment physicals.

Communicable Disease

Disease prevention and control, HIV/STD testing and counseling, Tuberculosis (TB) testing, treatment and follow-up.

Women’s Health

Family planning, physicals, pregnancy testing, birth control, counseling, education, and referrals.

Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)

WIC provides supplemental food to low income women who are pregnant, postpartum or breastfeeding; infants and children until the age of five. WIC also provides nutrition education and breastfeeding support.

North Carolina WIC Families - Referral Form

WIC is the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants,  and Children  funded by the United States Department of Agriculture. It  is commonly referred to as the WIC Program. County health departments,  community and rural health centers, and community action agencies provide WIC  Program services. WIC provides nutrition education, breastfeeding support,  healthy food, health referrals and other services free of charge to North  Carolina families who qualify. The WIC Program promotes healthy habits and  healthy families to pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women, infants and  children until age 5.

By filling out this form, a WIC clinic near you will contact  you within 10-20 business days.Online Referral Form

Nondiscrimination Statement for WIC

The following is the Nondiscrimination Statement from the North Carolina Division of Public Health.

Prenatal CareNational Alliance on Mental Illness

Prenatal Care offers low risk maternity care by a Medical Doctor or a Family Nurse Practitioner, Pregnancy Medical Home (PCM), and postpartum/newborn home visit.

Immunizations

The Health Department offers required immunizations for children and elective immunizations for people of all ages.

Health Education

Our Health Education services provides health related presentations to clinic patients, schools, civic, and community groups.

Health Reports

Community Health Assessments 

State of the County’s Health Reports.