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. 

    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. 

Committees and Coalitions
   Del Norte County Public Health coordinates several committees and               coalitions dedicated to improving the health in our community.

Public Health Programs
    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.

Provider Resources
    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. 

Now Hiring!

Del Norte County Public Health is hiring entry-level and experienced Public Health Nurses (PHN) and Registered Nurses RN)! Explore our current vacancies. We'd love to have you as part of our team! 

Heather Snow 

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