Public Health

Public Health
Del Norte County Public Health is engaged in a broad range of activities designed to promote good health in individuals, families and the community. We provide clinical and preventive services, and work with local health care providers and other community partners to connect people with the resources they need. 

We educate, advise, coach, and guide people toward healthier lives for themselves and their families. We plan and prepare for emergency situations and keep vital records of changes in our population and analyze health data.

Public Health services are available to all the residents of Del Norte County. 

Community Alert System

It's like having 911 call you! Receive emergency
alerts by phone, text, and email. Keep yourself in
the loop by signing up

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

All statistics and COVID-19 related information and resources have been moved to our COVID-19 Information Hub website.

Alerts and updates are given to the community regarding specific and general health concerns and situations.

Del Norte County is currently undergoing its very first Community Health Assessment in order to better understand the health needs of our community. Keep yourself updated in our process. 
Del Norte County Public Health coordinates several committees and coalitions dedicated to improving the health in our community.
Del Norte County Public Health has a variety of programs and services focusing on the prevention of disease and the promotion of healthy behaviors in the community. For a quick look at our programs and services, download our brochure.
Del Norte County Public Health serves local health providers by providing resources on relevant topics such as Communicable Disease, Immunizations, Maternal and Infant Health, etc.

Heather Snow, LCSW

Warren Rehwaldt, MD
Public Health Officer

Public Health Branch

Del Norte County 
Department of Health & Human Services
Public Health Branch

400 L Street
Crescent City, CA 95531

Phone: (707) 464-0861
Fax: (707) 465-6701

Monday to Friday
8:00 am to 12:00 pm
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm