Rappahannock Area Health District

Due to the health department’s involvement in the COVID-19 response, clinic schedules have been modified and all clinical services require an appointment. Please call your local health department or click on the appropriate link below for more information: Caroline, Fredericksburg, King George, Spotsylvania, Stafford. 

The Rappahannock Area Health District provides medical, environmental, and public health services to residents of the City of Fredericksburg and Caroline, King George, Spotsylvania and Stafford counties in Virginia.

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Updated Clinic Schedule: 

Due to staffing constraints due to the COVID-19 pandemic, RAHD has adjusted its clinical services schedule. Please note that all services are now available by appointment only. Please call the appropriate local health department in order to schedule. Telemedicine appointments may be available at additional times for certain services.

Clinical services effective August 1, 2020:

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Immunization Clinic-

By Appt Only

Stafford Health Department:

8:30am-12pm and 1pm to 3:15pm



Caroline Health Department: 8:30am-11:30am


King George Health Department: 1pm-3:15pm

Spotsylvania Health Department: 8:30am-12pm and 1pm-3:15pm
Maternity Clinic- By Appt Only Fredericksburg Health Department: 8am-12pm Fredericksburg Health Department: 8am-12pm Fredericksburg Health Department: 8am-12pm
Family Planning and STI Clinic- By Appt Only Stafford Health Department: 8am-12pm and 1pm-4:30pm


Spotsylvania Health Department: 8am-12pm and 1pm-4:30pm


Fredericksburg Health Department:

8am-12pm and 1pm-430pm

*Every Woman’s Life program is also available Thursdays in Fredericksburg

2019 Novel Coronavirus Outbreak

Complaints for violations of Executive Order 63 (Face Coverings) or Executive Order 65 (Phase Two Easing of Certain Temporary Restrictions) can now be submitted online using this form.

RAHD has a call center available to answer questions from the public Monday-Friday from 8am-4:30pm. The phone number is 540-899-4797.

Click here for updated information from VDH regarding the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. This page includes updated statistics in Virginia as well as information specific to businesses, schools, community partners, healthcare providers, and individuals/households. Additional information is available on the CDC website or by phone at 877-ASK-VDH3.

To lower the risk of spreading respiratory infections, including COVID-19, the Rappahannock Area Health District encourages everyone to:

  • Wear a cloth face covering when around people outside your household.
  • Practice social distancing by maintaining at least six feet of space between yourself and other individuals when you must be out in public
  • Do not go out in public or to work if you are sick or experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, such as a cough or a fever.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds; use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer only if soap and water are not available
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces
  • Avoid contact with sick people

Additional information and recommendations: