Chesapeake Health Department

748 Battlefield Blvd N
Chesapeake, VA 23320
(757)382-8600 MAIN
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We are dedicated to preventing illness, promoting healthy lifestyles and protecting the environment for all the citizens of Chesapeake.

Everyone in Virginia Age 12 or Older Is Eligible for the COVID-19 Vaccine Now! Pre-Registration is No Longer Required! You can schedule your own appointment or just walk in to most clinics.

Check for a convenient location with our community pharmacies and medical provider partners.

For Phone assistance, please call 877-VAX-in-VA (877-829-4682), Mon-Fri from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. The call center can help you schedule an appointment, answer questions about vaccination and other COVID-19 topics, and more. Assistance is available in English, Spanish, and more than 100 additional languages. Video assistance in American Sign Language is available at

El centro de llamadas puede ayudarlo a encontrar clínicas de vacunación disponibles cerca de usted, responder preguntas sobre vacunación y otros temas de COVID-19, y más.

Find a convenient COVID vaccination clinic near you by visiting .

Chesapeake Health Department
is operating on a modified schedule

Utilizing our online services remains the safest option. Everyone entering the building will be subject to health screening and asked to abide by proper hygiene procedures and physical social distancing guidelines of remaining at least 6 feet apart at all times. Please seek immediate medical attention and do not enter the building If you are exhibiting symptoms :

    • Chills
    • Congestion or runny nose
    • Cough
    • Diarrhea
    • Fatigue
    • Fever
    • headache
    • Loss of taste or smell
    • Muscle or body aches
    • Nausea or vomiting
    • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
    • Sore throat

As an additional precaution, customers seeking in person services, such as clinic visits and environmental health services, will be asked to wear a face covering. Refusal to do so may result in services not being offered. Disposable masks will be available onsite.

Our building is open by appointment only Monday through Friday except government holidays from 8:15 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Most services will continue to be offered online and via phone.

ClinicFamily Planning, Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI), and non-COVID related Immunization Clinics offered Monday through Friday by appointment only. 382-8631

WICBusiness, including new client eligibility and benefit issuance, can be done via phone. We currently offer curbside pickup. Please speak with a WIC staff member for more details. 382-8608 *Our new WIC Center is in the final stages of construction. Please pardon our dust as we expand to serve our community.

Vital Records – 382-2694 or 382-8677.

LTSS (Pre-admission Screenings) – Home visits will be conducted virtually. LTSS (PAS) waiver screenings conducted via phone. Please call 382-8705.

Environmental Health – The public is strongly encouraged to conduct all business online. Please mail, email or fax all well, septic, restaurant, and hotel applications, to include engineered or architectural plans, as applicable.

Mail: Chesapeake Health Department – Environmental Health, 748 Battlefield Blvd North, Chesapeake, VA 23320
Fax:  757-382-8713
Phone: 757-382-8672

Payment is required either by phone or by personal check and can be made between the hours of 8:15 am to 3:45 pm

General links for COVID-related information and material, including printable posters:

Domestic Violence and Human Trafficking
Prevention and Response Resources

If you, or someone you know, is in a domestic violence or human trafficking situation there is help available. If you are in immediate danger please call 911. For other crisis resources, visit the following:

(757) 251-0144
(757) 631-0710
(757) 251-0144

(757) 625-4248

The National Human Trafficking Hotline: 1-888-373-7888 or text INFO to 233733
Homeland Security Investigations Tip Line: 1-866-347-2423
The National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233
South Hampton Roads Coordinated Crisis Response Hotline (757) 251-0144

Healthy Chesapeake – Building a Culture of Wellness Healthy 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..