Public Health

Committed to protecting and enhancing the health and quality of life for all members of the community, the Department of Public Health responds through actions by three divisions - Health Services, Environmental Health and Protection, and Humane Services. To achieve this goal, the department coordinates with federal, state, and local organizations to provide a wide range of services that have a profound impact on the lives of St. Charles County’s residents and visitors each day.

  1. Environmental Health
  2. Health Services
  3. Humane

Division of Environmental Health and Protection

  1. Information about the Oct 10 Emergency Response Distribution Exercise

    Health Department Hosts Bioterrorism Response Exercise Oct 1-10

    The Department of Public Health will join with more than 25 regional organizations to conduct a bioterrorism response exercise Oct. 1-10. Community members are invited to participate in the operation of the exercise. Read on...
  2. cat football cartoon

    Pet Adoption Center Kicks Off Football Season With Tail-Gate Special

    The cats at the Pet Adoption Center celebrate the start of another football season with the fourth annual Tail-Gate Special. All-Star cats marked with footballs can be adopted for $30 during this event that runs through Sept. 30, 2019. Read on...
  3. Photo demonstrating how to apply mosquito repellent.

    St. Charles County Mosquito Control Efforts Work to "Block the Bite"

    Mosquitoes are both a nuisance and a health concern. A team effort between residents and the Division of Environmental Health and Protection helps "Block the Bite" and reduces risk of exposure to disease-carrying mosquitoes in St. Charles County. Read on...
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