VDH LiveWell


vdhlivewellAvatar VDH LiveWell is a flagship brand for the Office of Family Health Services to help Virginia become the healthiest state in the nation. You'll find information on programs that focus on strengthening the health of families and communities, plus risk avoidance tips and information on how certain issues affect public health.

Healthy Eating


The Virginia WIC program improves the health of pregnant women, infants, and children through better nutrition and access to health care.

Prevention and Health Promotion


Preventing disease and promoting good health by connecting people to resources and providing information to support healthy choices and reduce risk behaviors.

Child and Family Health


Protecting and improving the health of people in Virginia with a focus on women, infants, children, adolescents, and their families.



High school students are improving their health behaviors according to the most recent results of the 2015 Virginia Youth Survey.

FY 2017 PHHS Block Grant

Commonwealth of Virginia, Virginia Health Department (VDH), Notice of Intent to hold an advisory committee meeting and public hearing for the Preventive Health and Health Service (PHHS) Block Grant. All interested individuals and groups are invited to participate at the public hearing on the PHHS Block Grant. In accordance with Title XIX, Section 1905 of the Public Health Service Act, the Commonwealth of Virginia hereby gives notice that VDH will apply for FY 2017 PHHS Block Grant funds for programs addressing Healthy People 2020 national health objectives.