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Henry G. Taylor, M.D., M.P.H

Acting Health Officer
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Carroll County Health Department - Carroll County Maryland
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      Welcome to the Carroll County Health Department (CCHD) web site.
The CCHD, as a unit of the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH) within the government of the State of Maryland, serves the residents of Carroll County. By assessing health needs and advocating for public health, the CCHD works to ensure quality community health. We provide information on public health topics and deliver select medical and various environmental health services. More information on subjects such as food, air and water quality; disease; substance abuse; vaccinations; rabies; and disaster preparedness can be found on our site.

***Winter Health News***

Cold Weather Resources
As the weather gets cold, be prepared. Follow the links below to make sure you and your family will be warm and safe. Check on friends and neighbors, too, especially those who might need help.

Warming Centers, Cold Weather Shelters, and Emergency Information - NEW

Carroll County Office of Public Safety Facebook Page - for weather and safety updates

Cold Weather Tips

Winter Storm Safety Checklist

Heat Your Home Safely

Help with Energy Bills

Frostbite and Hypothermia

Measles in the United States - no cases in Maryland

Flu Alert: Possible Tough Flu Season Ahead
For information on flu shots for adults, call 410-876-4900.
To make an appointment for your child to get the flu shot or Flu Mist,
call 410-876-4942.

Take 3 Actions to Fight the Flu


 ***Ebola Information*** 


**FAQs: New Vaccine Requirements for Children**

Carroll Residents Eligible For Dental Discount Program

Carroll County Local Health Improvement Process


Quick Links

Advance Health Directives:
Click Here for the Office of the Attorney General

Maryland Insurance Administration

*Sealing Abandoned Wells

Partnership for a Healthier Carroll County Inc.
Community Health Resources Commission Year 1 LHIC Report

Procurement Opportunities


Department of Veterans Affairs
Carroll County Coalition Against Underage Drinking

Healthcare 411

We Are A Tobacco Free Campus

The Mission of our Health Department is to create and sustain a community of wellness in Carroll County. Our commitment is to assure the optimum quality of life by empowering the public with knowledge and resources through advocacy and community partnerships. 

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the State of Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.
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