Heard County Health Department
Heard County Environmental Health

1191 Franklin Parkway
Franklin, GA 30217
Ph: 706.675.3456
Fax: 706.675.6795

New Hours
Beginning September 1st the health department will be open every Thursday and Friday at 7:30 a.m. We will continue to be closed from 12:00-1:00pm for lunch and open from 1:00-5:00pm.

fluclinicpageFlu vaccine will be offered to students, staff, and faculty of Heard Elementary on October 28, 2014. Health Department staff will be at Ephesus and Centralhatchee Elementary on October 29, 2014 to provide flu vaccine. Consent forms will be sent home with students and must be returned to receive vaccine at school during one of these clinics.


Did you know that you may qualify for WIC services if you are pregnant, just had a baby or are breast feeding your infant? Your child may qualify up to their 5th birthday. If you qualify you receive a nutrition assessment, health screening, nutrition education, referrals to other health and social services, vouchers for healthy foods and much more. Click or copy and paste the link into your Web browser to complete an online application to see if you qualify: https://sendss.state.ga.us/sendss/!wicintake.vform

Important Links

Heard County Board of Health
Low Birth Weight Initiative
Heard County Dental Clinic