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. St. Charles County Bat Tested, Found Positive for Rabies

    The St. Charles County Department of Public Health confirms that a bat found in O’Fallon this week has tested positive for the rabies virus. Read on...
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    St. Charles County Encourages Recycling, Sustainable Practices

    About 80% of what we use is recyclable, turning what would be trash into new products. St. Charles County's Recycle Works locations encourage residents to recycle materials and accept most recyclable items, including household hazardous waste. Read on...
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    Expanded Income Maximums Make More Families Eligible to Receive WIC Assistance

    WIC offers supplemental food packages, nutrition education, breastfeeding support, health screenings and more for eligible participants. To allow more families the opportunity to participate in the program, income maximums have been expanded. Read on...
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