Crater Health District

Working together to foster healthy communities through disease prevention & control, health promotion, environmental protection and emergency preparedness & response. The District serves the cities and counties of Dinwiddie, Emporia, Greensville, Hopewell, Petersburg, Prince George, Surry and Sussex.

Save the Date

Save the date for the 2nd Beyond ACEs Summit: The Impact of Race, Culture and Poverty.
Check out the video below for highlights from the 1st Beyond ACEs Summit: Building Community Resilience held in 2017, Click here for more information.


Help Plan a Safe Biking and Walking Network

What improvements do you need to help you safely walk or bike to where you want to go? Take the Biking and Walking in Petersburg survey!

HealthSpace Teen Clinic


The Virginia Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) is a force of dedicated volunteers who stand ready to support the community in the event of a public health emergency. Medical and non-medical backgrounds needed.

  • Low time commitment
  • All training is FREE
  • Become engaged in Public Health