Southeast Health District

Our mission is to promote and protect the health of people in Southeast Georgia, wherever they live, work and play, uniting with individuals, families and communities to improve and enhance their quality of life.

  • Babies Can’t Wait

    Babies Can’t Wait

    Babies Can’t Wait (BCW) is a statewide service delivery system for infants and toddlers with developmental delays or disabilities and their families.

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  • Children First Services

    Children First Services

    Children 1st is the single point of entry to a statewide collaborative system of public health and other prevention based programs and services.

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  • Perinatal Health

    Perinatal Health

    Perinatal services are offered to pregnant females that supports, enhances, and coordinates the health and other services recommended for mothers and babies.

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  • WIC & Nutrition

    WIC & Nutrition

    All WIC services are 100% FREE.

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  • Early Hearing Detection & Intervention

    Early Hearing Detection & Intervention

    Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI) ensures babies are screened for hearing loss in a timely manner.

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  • Children’s Medical Services

    Children’s Medical Services

    Children’s Medical Services (CMS) is a public health program striving to provide a community-based comprehensive system of medical/health care for children birth to age 21 with chronic medical conditions.

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  • Children’s Medical Services

    Children’s Medical Services

    Children’s Medical Services (CMS) is a public health program striving to provide a community-based comprehensive system of medical/health care for children birth to age 21 with chronic medical conditions.

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  • Wellness Programs

    Wellness Programs

    The Southeast Health District has a long history
    of providing quality care for those with HIV/AIDS.

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  • Health Promotion Services

    Health Promotion Services

    The Southeast Health District (SEHD) Office of Health Promotion provides population based health information, education and interventions.

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  • Teens

    Teens

    All teen services are confidential.

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News & Events

Georgia WIC Offers No Cost Nutritional Services

Nov 7, 2018

Your local Health Department is offering a special supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants & Children. This program allows those who are employed or unemployed, those who may or may not have Medicaid and those who receive SNAP benefit to receive NUTRITIONAL FOODS AT NO COST. WIC is available at your local Health Department. Please… Read more »


Flu Diagnosis Update

Oct 23, 2018

The 2018-19 Influenza Season officially began September 27, 2018. The first influenza report for this season has been reported the Influenza-like illness (ILI) for Georgia is minimal at present.  The season has just begun and as the weather continues to cool, the influenza season will progress.  The Southeast Health District recommends that the best way… Read more »


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Checkups for Kids

The Health Check program ensures that children enrolled in Medicaid or PeachCare® for Kids receive regular well-child checkups. Check with your local Health Department for availability.

Know Your Status

Know your status – do it for yourself and for your partner. Sexually transmitted disease (STD) testing is available at all health departments and wellness centers within the Southeast Health District.

Prepare Now

Emergency Preparedness involves making sure you, your family and your community are prepared to deal with a disaster – whether it is natural or man-made, accidental or intentional. Preparation and response are critical.