Chesapeake Health District

The Chesapeake Health District is dedicated to preventing illness, promoting healthy lifestyles and protecting the environment for all the citizens of Chesapeake.
For reporting a public health emergency, such as a reportable disease or environmental public health hazard,
after normal business hours, on holidays or weekends, please contact police dispatch at (757) 382-6161.
Let us know how we are doing! Take an anonymous Customer Service Survey to rate the recent services you received
from us, Click-Here. We are always looking to improve our processes and appreciate your feedback!

BabyCare is a free home visiting program through the Chesapeake Health Department. Our team of registered nurses, outreach workers and support staff provide pregnant women and their children with the tools needed for a healthy pregnancy and beyond.  Click here for more information.

CoverVa – Virginia’s New Health Coverage for AdultsCover Virginia - Connecting Virginians to Affordable Health Insurance

Thousands of Virginians aged 19 to 64 will soon be able to sign up for new health coverage that will give them access to services at low cost. Starting January 1, 2019, eligible adults will be able to visit their doctor for help with preventing illness and improving their health. We’ll continue to share new information over the coming months, so visit this website often.

Farmers MarketFall Farmers Market Wednesdays 9:30am to 3:30pm, now through Thanksgiving, chesapeake health department, call 382-8650 for more information

Fresh food is a big part of staying healthy. We host a local farmer’s market every Wednesday from 9:30 to 3:30 through November 21st. All forms of payment accepted, including EBT, SNAP, WIC and senior vouchers, credit, debit and cash. For more information, call 382-8650




Healthy Chesapeake – Building a Culture of WellnessHealthy Chesapeake - Coalition of government and businesses for a healther Chesapeake

Healthy Chesapeake is committed to building a culture of wellness that supports, sustains and advocates for a healthier Chesapeake. Working together we can advocate for a healthier Chesapeake where people live, learn, play, work and worship.

Visit our website at or contact us at for more information..