Want to live a healthier life? We offer programs to help you quit smoking, be more active, eat better, get vaccinated, get checked for sexually transmitted diseases, and more!
Visit our page to get a long list of referrals to information and Services.
To help all Rockland children and youth grow, develop and be healthy, we offer programs and services like WIC, Child Health Plus Insurance Program, children's immunization clinic, programs for children with special healthcare needs, and more!
They are designed and operated to enable safe access for all users, including pedestrians, bicyclists, motorists and transit riders of all ages and abilities.
When you have diabetes, your body either doesn't make enough insulin or can't use its own insulin as well as it should. This causes sugar to build up in your blood. If left undiagnosed or untreated, diabetes can lead to serious health problems, including heart attack and stroke.
A healthy home and environment prevents disease and injury, keeping you and your family safe and healthy. We offer programs to prevent carbon monoxide and lead exposure, test for radon, and provide information about other household risks.
Our goal is to help reduce the likelihood of vaccine-preventable diseases by making sure everyone receives the vaccines they need.
Visit our page to learn more about lead and how to prevent lead poisoning.
We can help you (and your family, friends and co-workers) find, prepare, and share healthier food (and beverage) choices.
It's never too late to take care of your health! We offer many free or low cost programs right here in Rockland that promote senior health and fitness, help you prevent falls, and manage chronic diseases.
Are you being bugged by mosquitoes, ticks or bed bugs? We can help you fight the bite! Time for your pets' rabies shots? We can help with that too, and more!
The Rockland County Department of Health is committed to helping you quit
smoking. If you or someone you love is ready to quit smoking or needs information, we're here to help. We have the skills and experience to help you become smoke free.
Visit our page to see the many policies, practices and environmental supports that make it easy for students and staff to make healthy choices throughout the school day.
Engaging in a walking program can help reduce the risk of heart disease, burn calories, lower blood pressure, increase muscle tone, improve circulation, prevent bone loss, and make you feel good. Our 'Rockland County Walks' Initiative consists of several walking opportunities.
These programs have been shown to reduce employee stress, health care costs, and absenteeism, and increase productivity, morale, and loyalty. We will work with your organization to develop a customized Worksite Wellness Plan, or enhance your existing Program.