Essex County Virginia

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Essex County Health Department

Essex Health Department
Office location:
     423 N. Church Lane
     Tappahannock, VA 22560
     Office Hours Monday through Friday 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM

Contact Us:
     Phone: 804-443-3396
     Fax: 804-443-2377

The Essex County Health Department offers family planning services monthly by appointment, pregnancy testing and counseling, immunizations, TB screening & testing and WIC services.

Essex County Public Health Center The Environmental Health Division protects the citizens of Essex County with a wide range of services, including: inspection of all food establishments, hotels, motels, public swimming pools and campgrounds; investigation of animal bites and childhood lead poisoning; processing of permit applications for onsite water supply and sewage disposal systems; investigation of complaints involving restaurants, hotels, swimming pools and septic systems. State fees are charged for food, well, and septic permits.

Essex County Health Department operates under the Three Rivers Health District of the Virginia Department of Health located in Saluda VA. For more information visit the Three Rivers Heath District website.