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The Community Heath Needs Assessment is currently underway! Please take a few minutes to provide input that will help steer the county and the direction of health services!

Please go to  on the website you will find a yellow button that will link you to the survey.


You can find current information on health and disease surveillance, and safety activities for the state of Iowa here.

Matter of Balance classes start May 2 in Lake City at SMCH in the conference room. Contact us to sign up 712-297-8323. Class runs from 10-11:30 Wednesdays until June 20.

Get information on the Opioid Crisis, coming in April!

Get Zika Virus information here.


WENS is the county emergency notification system. Click here to sign up.


Imagine how their lives would be without you in the picture. By quitting tobacco today, you’ll be adding years to your life – years you can spend watching them grow up and graduate, go to college and become a person who makes you proud. Now it’s time to make them proud.

Call 1-800-QUIT-NOW (1-800-784-8669) or visit for details or to enroll. 

Click here for information on Nicotine Replacement Thereapy offer!



Contact us:

Calhoun County Public Health

501 Court Street

Rockwell City, IA 50579


Fax: 712-297-7530

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The household hazardous waste site is now open! Contact us for an appointment at 297-8323 ex 236.


Our Mission. Calhoun County Public Health's mission is to partner with the community to provide quality public health services in Calhoun County.

Vision Statement. Prevent. Promote. Protect.

Our Services: We provide a variety of Public Health Services through this office. Click on each service area below to find out more about what we do and how it may help you and your family.

Care Coordination

Emergency Medical Services

Homemaker Service/Personal Cares

Health Maintenance

Health Promotion and Disease Prevention

Environmental Health

Family/Child Health Services

Disaster Response



Iowa Public Health Standards

The Iowa Public Health Standards provide a consistent, accountable approach to promoting and protecting the health of Iowans. The standards describe the basic public health services and infrastructure that all Iowans can reasonably expect from their local and the state public health departments. Click on each standard below to see each one.



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