The Butler County Health Department was created in 1948 when county residents approved the establishment of a property tax to support public health activities. Public efforts are designed to prevent illness, prolong life and improve and protect the health of all the people in our community.

To do that, we offer services in the following areas

Infant and Child

WIC
Immunizations
Temporary Prenatal Medicaid Cards
Head Lice Education/Prevention
Special Healthcare Needs Case Management
Child Care Health Promotions

School Programs

Nutrition Education
Playground Stencils Loan Program
Teen Pregnancy Prevention
Flu Immunizations

Adult Services

Show Me Healthy Women/Wise Woman
Immunizations
TB Screening
Family Planning Clinics
Prenatal Case Management
Breastfeeding Education and Support
HIV Care Coordinator
Nutrition Counseling
Child Care Provider Training & Consultation

Senior Citizens

Blood Pressure Screening
Immunizations

Group and Community

Vital Records
Environmental Public Health
Health Education
Communicable Disease Surveillance

Clinic Services

Immunizations
Family Planning
Show Me Healthy Women/Wise Woman
Prenatal Case Management
Blood Pressure Screening
STD & HIV Testing
TB Screening

For more information on this or any of our services, contact us at (573) 785-8478 or by e-mail at info@butlercountyhealth.org.