St. Johnsbury

St. Johnsbury, VT local health office building

Our staff is based in your community – we are the local face of public health in Caledonia, Southern Essex and Orange Counties. We work with schools, worksites, town offices, and community partners to promote health, prevent disease, and help our community prepare for emergencies. Our WIC team serves individuals and families at our office by providing caring support for pregnant women, new parents and young children to eat well and learn about nutrition. We also provide immunizations and support programs that help all people form healthy habits. We invite you to learn about the many ways we can help you, your family and your community.

We are a Breastfeeding Friendly Employer.

Contact Information
St. Johnsbury Office of Local Health
107 Eastern Avenue, Suite 9
St. Johnsbury, VT 05819
 
Debra Bach, District Director
800-952-2936 or 802-748-5151
Email AHS.VDHOLHStJohnsbury@vermont.gov 
 

In This Section

WIC is the Federal Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children.

The St. Johnsbury Local Health Office partners with community organizations, healthcare providers and local coalitions to help support the health, wellness, and development of pregnant and postpartum women and children.

To help ensure our community and built environment are safe and accessible, we work with local coalitions, health care providers and regional planners to promote consideration of health and wellness in development projects.

Worksite wellness programs and policies are very important to helping adults lead healthy lives.

Our School Liaison works closely with all schools across the district to promote health, wellness and a safe environment for our children.

Our Immunization Public Health Nurse works closely with local families and medical practices to increase immunization rates in Caledonia, Southern Essex and Orange Counties

Information regarding infectious diseases is constantly evolving, and we aim to serve as a resource for the most current information to help ensure a safe and healthy environment.

The St. Johnsbury Local Health Office supports a variety of prevention programs in the community in an attempt to maintain a safe and healthy environment.

We provide information about the state’s regulation of tobacco products and smoke-free laws.

The St. Johnsbury Local Health Office partners with local emergency planners, businesses, planning commissions and local fire, ambulance and law enforcement agencies to help our community access needed resources and help in the event of a public health emergency.