Prince William Health District

The Prince William Health District (PWHD) operates multiple programs to protect and improve the health and well-being of its residents. Services provided include:  immunizations; environmental health services, including restaurant and pool inspections; woman and teen wellness; confidential diagnosis, treatment, and counseling for sexually transmitted diseases; tuberculosis screening and diagnostic chest x-rays; confidential HIV testing and early intervention services; nutritional education and food vouchers for women, infants, and children (WIC) clients; processing of marriage, divorce, birth and death certificates; Every Woman’s Life breast and cervical cancer screenings, and investigation and response of emerging diseases of public health threat and other reportable diseases.  Services are provided at several different locations throughout the community.

Vision:  Prince William Health District, a community of healthy people and a healthy environment.

Mission:  The Prince William Health District (PWHD) is dedicated to promoting optimum wellness and a healthy environment.  As the community’s Chief Health Strategist, PWHD will work beyond traditional public health programs and services to build strong cross-sector community coalitions that address the social determinants of health to ensure health equity, and to make PWHD the healthiest community in Virginia.  More>>

PWHD FACEBOOK

Facebook Posts

As Thanksgiving is around the corner, check out the below infographic to safely prepare turkey for your Thanksgiving feast! 🦃 #readymanassaspark www.fsis.usda.gov/food-safety/safe-food-handling-and-preparation/poultry/lets-talk-turkey-roasting ... See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook
Cómo Protegerse contra el VRS, la Influenza (gripe), y el COVID-19:• Quédese en casa cuando esté enfermo• Cúbrase al toser y estornudar• Limpie y desinfecte las superficies• Lávese las manos con frecuencia• Considere usar una máscara en multitudes• Vacúnese contra la influenza y el COVID-19How to Protect Yourself against RSV, Flu, and COVID-19:• Stay home when sick• Cover coughs and sneezes• Clean and disinfect surfaces• Wash hands often• Consider wearing a mask in crowds• Get vaccinated against flu and COVID-19 ... See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook
How to Protect Yourself against RSV, Flu, and COVID-19:• Stay home when sick• Cover coughs and sneezes• Clean and disinfect surfaces• Wash hands often• Consider wearing a mask in crowds• Get vaccinated against flu and COVID-19Cómo Protegerse contra el VRS, la Influenza (gripe), y el COVID-19:• Quédese en casa cuando esté enfermo• Cúbrase al toser y estornudar• Limpie y desinfecte las superficies• Lávese las manos con frecuencia• Considere usar una máscara en multitudes• Vacúnese contra la influenza y el COVID-19 ... See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook
November 21, 2022The Prince William Health District What You Should KnowVirginia Department of Health Sending Voice/Text Messages to Remind Virginians of Their Eligibility to Receive COVID-19 Bivalent Boosters(RICHMOND, Va.) — Beginning Monday, November 28th, residents aged 50+ in the Prince William Health District will receive text or voice messages reminding them that they are eligible for the COVID-19 Bivalent Booster. Members of this population will only receive a message if records indicate they are eligible for, but have not yet received, a bivalent booster.The voice/text messages are just one more way VDH is reaching out to let Virginians know they can get a free bivalent booster at many locations, including health care providers, local pharmacies, and health departments around the state.The message will read: “VA Dept of Health records indicate you are eligible for a COVID-19 bivalent booster. Schedule an appt at vase.vdh.virginia.gov or (877) 829-4682.”Contact information from the resident’s immunization record will determine whether they receive a text message (for mobile numbers) or a phone call (for landlines). Individuals do not need to wait for this notification to get a bivalent booster.If you have questions about your eligibility to receive a bivalent booster, or believe you have been contacted in error, please contact the VDH call center for a review of your record. Call 877-VAX-IN-VA (877-829-4682, TTY users call 7-1-1). Assistance is available in English, Spanish, and more than 100 other languages.All Prince William Health District Offices and Clinics will be Closed on Thursday, November 24, 2022, and Friday, November 25, 2022• Tuesday, November 22, from 11:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m. (This clinic will be Indoors on the second floor next to the Supermarket).• Marumsco Plaza, (Todos Supermarket), 14428 Jefferson Davis Hwy., Woodbridge, Va. 22191• Vaccines offered: Pfizer & Moderna, according to current recommendations while vaccine supplies last.• No appointments are required. Walk-ins are accepted as long as supplies last.However, appointments can be made at: vaccinate.virginia.govWeather permitting.• COVID-19 at-home test kits available (as supplies last) Prince William Health District Covid-19 Testing Services Residents can schedule an appointment or find testing by visiting VDH testing locator: www.vdh.virginia.gov/coronavirus/protect-yourself/covid-19-testing/covid-19-testing-sites/PWHD Update Information Posted Monday and Friday:• PWHD Website: www.vdh.virginia.gov/prince-william/3293-2/• Facebook: www.facebook.com/PrinceWilliamHD• Nextdoor: nextdoor.com• Twitter: twitter.com/PrinceWilliamHD ... See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook
Are you a teen looking to go vape free? Learn more and get support to quit with videos, podcasts, and live chats with a Quit Coach. Text VAPEFREEVA to 873-373. livevapefreeva.org/ ¿Eres un adolescente que quiere dejar de vapear? Obtén más información y ayuda a través de videos, podcasts y chats en vivo con un entrenador. Envía el mensaje VAPEFREEVA al 873-373. livevapefreeva.org/ ... See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook

Prince William Health District TWITTER FEED