Public Health Resources in South Carolina

County Health Departments
(South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control)
Select the county or district you need from the map for a list of DHEC regional offices and county health departments. Information includes address, phone numbers and, if available fax numbers and links to the health district Web site. County health departments offer many free or low-cost services: childhood immunizations, adult vaccinations, travel immunizations, testing and treatment for sexually transmitted diseases, testing and treatment for tuberculosis, family planning, testing of homes and schools for lead, rabies and West Nile virus control, birth and death records.
Environmental Services
(South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control)
The services of this DHEC office include emergency response activities, environmental monitoring for EQC bureau programs (Air Quality, Water,Land and Waste Management), facility inspections and evaluations, technical assistance, on-site presence at certain commercial hazardous waste facilities, shellfish regulation, and a summer pool inspection program. Particular emphasis is placed on the investigation and resolution of complaints associated with environmental and public health issues. To report a problem, click on the regional offices link.
Live Healthy South Carolina
Live Healthy South Carolina is a statewide collaborative to improve the health of all residents of South Carolina. There is a State Health Assessment report about the current health issues of South Carolina. There is also the five-year State Health Improvement Plan. Also has an interactive data section about health issues that affect the state. Several health organizations developed Live Healthy South Carolina, including Alliance for a Healthier South Carolina, South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (SC DHEC) and South Carolina Office of Rural Health.

Last Modified: Thursday November 15, 2018 2:54 PM