Environmental Health Websites And References

Department of Environmental and Natural Resources:

Health Services
RULES (food, childcare, lead, onsite wastewater, pool, lodging)
DAYCARE – Childrens Environmental Health Branch
On-Site Water Program
On-Site Water Program – Large System
Food Recalls:
Restaurant Grades
Info on Foodborne Illness: US Food and Drug Admin
Dept of Health and Human Services
NC Public Health
Food Safety Education – Servsafe
Food Safety Education – Health Inspections
Food Safety Education -VGCC

Communicable Diseases

MRSA in schools
MRSA and Athletes
MRSA and Coaches

Health Issues

Diabetes & Heart Health
Heart Health
BAM! (CDC Website for Pre-teens)
MEDLINEplus Health Information
iVilliage Women’s Health
Web MD
Susan G Komen for the Cure (Breastcancer)


Pregnancy Week by Week
Storknet’s Week-by-Week Guide to your Pregnancy


NC State Center for Health Statistics
Center for Disease Control (CDC)

Local Agencies

Maria Parham Hospital
Granville Medical Center
Five County Mental Health Authority
Vance County Dept. of Social Services
Vance County Website
Granville County Website
Granville Economic Development Commission
Warren County Free Clinic Website

Health for Carolinians

NC Healthy Start Foundation
NC Department of Health & Human Services
NC Health Info

Seasonal Flu

CDC Info
NC Public Health Info

Emergency Preparedness

CDC Preparedness
READY.gov (Individual/Families)
READY.gov (Business)
Pre-SNS Event Promotional Pamphlet

Check Lists

Business Checklist
Emergency First Aid Kit Items
Faith and Community Organization Checklist
Family Check List

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  • Granville County Contact Info

    101 Hunt Drive
    Oxford, NC 27565

    Hours of Operation
    Monday – Friday
    8:30am – 5:00pm

    Phone Numbers

    Health Department
    (919) 693-2141 phone
    (919) 693-8517 fax
    Environmental Health
    (919) 693-2688
    (919) 693-9701
    WIC Services
    (919) 693-1333
    (919) 603-0314
  • Vance County Contact Info

    115 Charles Rollins Road
    Henderson, NC 27536

    Hours of Operation
    Monday – Friday
    8:30am – 5:00pm

    Phone Numbers

    Health Department
    (252) 492-7915 phone
    (252) 492-4219 fax
    Environmental Health
    (252) 492-5263
    (252) 492-2361
    WIC Services
    (252) 492-3147
    (252) 492-8278