In order to promote and comply with Galveston County’s Order of Essential Services and Activities and public health concerns with COVID-19, the Galveston County Health District is closed to the public through April 30.

Some services remain reachable by phone or email, only. Please see below.


Diabetes 101
Diabetes 101 classes are currently canceled. For help with diabetes management, please email chs@gchd.org.

TB
TB essential services are available by email at kkanon@gchd.org and phone at 409.938.2217 only, Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

 

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Our Public Health Nursing (PHN) division protects the health and well-being of the community by working in partnership with Health District programs, residents and organizations to help ensure healthy lives. PHN provides home follow-up care, immunizations for homebound patients, health education and referral of clients to appropriate agencies for assistance.  

  • Preventive health and community education is provided on request to schools, churches, civic organizations and health fairs. Request us at your event by filling out this form.
  • Home visits/referrals: Acute and chronic illness education, nursing or home assessment, flu/pneumonia shots for homebound patients.
  • Assists in the formation of faith-based health initiatives, local coalitions.
  • Coordinates and participates in community groups.

Preventive health and community education is provided on request to schools, churches, civic organizations and health fairs. Request us to attend your event by filling out this form.

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