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Clinical & Health Services

The Chickahominy Health District offers a variety of services to protect public health and the environment. For additional information on services, or to schedule an appointment please contact your local health department. For a complete listing of schedule of services please select your locality: Charles City, Goochland, Hanover, New Kent


Woman, Infants, & Children (WIC)

The goal of WIC is to improve the health of pregnant, postpartum and breastfeeding women, infants and children (under 5 years) through better nutrition and access to health care. The program provides screening and referrals to other health, welfare and social service agencies, nutrition education, breastfeeding promotion and support as well as supplemental nutritious foods. To be eligible for the WIC Program, applicants must meet categorical, residential, income and nutrition risk requirements. Click here to find out if you’re eligible for WIC. To schedule an appointment or for more information, please call (804) 365-4320.

Virginia WIC informational video:

VA WicClick on the electronic benefit card to learn more about the upcoming eWIC system, or watch the following videos:

Parental Resources: 

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Immunizations

Immunizations services are available at each site.  We also offer immunizations that are required for entry into school, which includes Tdap boosters for entry to the 6th grade.  Clinics for influenza and pneumonia immunizations are provided during Child Immunizationautumn months and adult immunizations for tetanus, Hepatitis B, and other routine immunizations are provided throughout the year.  A helpful website is: immunize.org. At the health   department we offer immunizations for all ages. We give immunizations for school entry as well as vaccines for international travel. We also have flu, pneumonia and zoster vaccines available. Find out more by calling  your local health department.

 

Maternity Services

A maternity clinic is offered in Charles City, Goochland, Hanover, and New Kent and operates on a sliding fee scale. The number of visits per month will vary as the pregnancy progresses.

 

Family Planning

Family Planning clinics are available at each site. Services include a physical exam, a pap smear, a check for sexually transmitted diseases, a discussion of birth control, treatment of minor vaginal disorders and the contraceptive method of choice. Services are available by sliding fee scale.

 

Vital Records

Deputy Registrar services are available daily from 8:00 a.m. to