Serving Franklin County & the Champlain Islands
Services & Resources
For more information about these and other Vermont public health services,
visit the websites below or contact the district office
Breastfeeding & Mother-to-Mother Support
To help you get off to a good start, public health nurses and a nutritionist are available to answer questions if you are breastfeeding, and provide information about infant feeding. Breast pumps are available for WIC participants.
Children's Integrated Services - Department for Children and Families (DCF)
CIS coordinates the infant, child and family health and support services formerly provided by Healthy Babies Kids & Families, Children’s Upstream Services, and Family Infant Toddler.
Early Periodic Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment Program for children eligible for Dr. Dynasaur.
- Visit Green Mountain Care for more information about Vermont's health care coverage programs, including Catamount Health, Vermont Health Access Plan (VHAP), Dr. Dynasaur, and a number of pharmacy assistance and premium assistance programs.
Free mammograms and Pap tests for income-eligible Vermont women age 40 and older without Medicaid, VHAP or Medicare Part B; and age 18 to 39 with breast symptoms or an abnormal Pap test. For women 40 and older, screenings for cholesterol, diabetes, blood pressure and more are available.
Contact the district office at 888-253-8801 or 802-524-7970 for more information about the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children.
Alburg, Bakersfield, Berkshire, Enosburg, Fairfax, Fairfield, Fletcher, Franklin, Georgia, Grand Isle, Highgate, Isle La Motte, Montgomery, North Hero, Richford, St. Albans City, St. Albans Town, Sheldon, South Hero, Swanton.
District Director: Judy Ashley-McLaughlin
Phone: 888-253-8801 or 802-524-7970
TTY Users: Dial 7-1-1
Monday thru Friday 7:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Closed on holidays - See a list of holidays
Vermont Department of Health
20 Houghton Street, Suite 312
St. Albans, VT 05478-2248
Map and Directions
From points north or south
Interstate 89 (I-89) to Exit 19. Go straight coming off the exit ramp and through the 4-way stop (red flashing light) and continue to a stop sign at a T in the road. At the stop sign, take a right and travel north on Main Street (U.S. 7).
Take a left at the first light onto Lower Weldon Street. Go over the railroad tracks and take the first right onto Houghton Street (watch for the sign that says "State Office Building").
Go past two brick buildings (Central Vermont Public Service Corp. and the Immigration & Naturalization Service). We are on the third floor of the third building. You may park in front of our building.
If you are traveling south on U.S. 7 (Main Street), turn right at Lake Street, cross the railroad tracks, take the next left onto Houghton Street and watch for the "State Office Building" sign.