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.


Coronavirus - a global pandemic Coronavirus – COVID-19


How do we learn more about Coronavirus?

For more information:

Crater Health District, Coronavirus Call Center | 804-862-8989 | Monday through Friday 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Virginia Department of Health, Coronavirus | Hotline 1-877-ASKVDH3 (1-877-275-8343)

For information about reopening Virginia:



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