Animal Control/Animal Shelter - 336.683.8235
The purpose of the Animal
Control program is to control the spread of diseases such as rabies. Stray
and unwanted animals are picked up and brought to the Animal Shelter. Also,
the animal shelter accepts walk-in owner surrender of unwanted animals for
adoption. Usually, there are many cats and dogs to choose from. The shelter
hours are 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and it is located at
1370 County Land Road, Randleman (county landfill).
Care Coordination for Children
Program - 336.318.6253
This program serves children ages birth to five, with
special health care needs, premature infants, foster care children and
children who have exposure to “toxic stress” (domestic violence, active
parental substance abuse, etc). The goal of this program is to improve
medical care for at risk children and reduce emergency room visits.
Referrals for at risk children may come from any community program, medical
doctor’s office, WIC, DSS, or anyone in the community.
Disease - 336.318.6243
This clinic provides screening and treatment for
communicable diseases as well as screenings aimed at chronic disease
prevention. The clinic offers skin tests for tuberculosis (TB), blood
pressure checks, blood sugar checks and pregnancy tests.
Open Monday -
Friday from 8:00-11:30 a.m. and 1:00-4:30 p.m. for these services (Please
note: the clinic does not provide TB Skin test on Thursday’s). The clinic
offers baby shots, childhood and adult shots from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Monday - Friday. Test and treatment for HIV and sexually transmitted disease
is offered Monday - Friday from 8:00-11:30 a.m. and 1:00-4:30 p.m. (The
clinic is closed the first Friday of each month from 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.)
Dental Health Program - 336.318.6220
provides clinical treatment for school aged children of qualifying families.
Dental screenings are provided for all Randolph County students in
kindergarten, fifth and eighth grades. Community education and prevention
programs are available upon request.
Environmental Health Services - 336.318.6262
To keep the environment and residents healthy, Environmental
Health performs soil and land evaluations for permitting septic tank
systems, permits new well construction, performs well water testing,
conducts rabies investigations, and inspects many facilities, including
restaurants, motels, and mobile home parks.
Health Education - 336.318.6196
Teaches people how to prevent unnecessary illness and improve their quality
of life. Through Health Education, one learns to avoid risky behaviors and
make healthier choices. This is accomplished through group and individual
classes, health fairs, and educational resources.
Health Educators are
certified car seat safety technicians, therefore parents can have their
child safety seats checked for proper installation. Through the health
department, the health education section also offers a Car Seat Distribution
Management Program - 336.318.6253
Clients will receive managed care services
with the goal of improving birth outcomes and quality of maternity care.
Referrals for pregnant women may come from any community program, OB-GYN,
WIC, Pregnancy Care Center, DSS, etc.
Public Health Preparedness - 336.318.6248
This program plans for response
to disease outbreaks/public health disasters, and is available for group
Breastfeeding Services - 336.318.6753
Offers families breastfeeding education and promotion.
Individual services include nutrition assessment and
counseling by a Nutritionist for residents who have a physician’s referral.
Group services include scheduled nutrition classes for residents with
similar health interests and needs.
WIC - 336.318.6171
To get infants and children off to
a good start, WIC provides nutrition education and special foods to pregnant
and breastfeeding women, infants, and children up to five years of age who
meet certain income limits and nutritional needs.
Breast/Cervical Cancer Control Program - 336.318.6230
program for women between the ages of 50 and 64 who meet financial
guidelines. (Does not cover Medicare Part B.) The program offers clinical
breast exams and/or pap smears and mammograms based upon age and program
guidelines. Presentations about breast and cervical cancer or the program
are available upon request.
Family Planning Clinic - 336.318.6230
help men and women plan their families. We offer birth control, counseling,
education, and physical exams for women of child-bearing age. Services are
provided on a sliding scale fee system based on income and family size.
Maternity Clinic - 336.318.6230
Provides prenatal care to pregnant women
who are Randolph County residents, have no private insurance, and who meet
the financial eligibility guidelines.
For more information on any
of these services, call the number listed out to the side of each department
or call the main number: 336.318.6200.
Servicios del Departamento de Salud del condado de Randolph
County Health Department is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of
race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. Clients of the health
department have the right to free interpreter services.