Services

  1. Ages & Stages

    Families with children between the ages of 2 months and 5 years of age residing in Jackson County can complete a free Ages and Stages development screening.

  2. Car Seat Program

    A Certified Child Passenger Safety Technician provides a hands-on demonstration of how to correctly buckle your child in the car seat and how to properly install the car seat in the vehicle.

  3. Children's Special Health Care Services

    Children's Special Health Care Services (CSHCS) is a program within the Michigan Department of Community Health.

  4. Communicable Disease

    Learn about various communicable diseases and what you can do to prevent them.

  5. Early On Program

    Early On assists families with infants and toddlers, from birth until they 3 years of age, who may be experiencing delays in their development or if they have a diagnosed disability.

  6. Health Education

    Access a listing of community services from the Health Department.

  7. Health Insurance / DHS Food Assistance

    Learn about health insurance options as well the DHS Food Assistance Program.

  8. Hearing & Vision Screening Program

    Locate hearing and vision screening services in the community.

  9. HIV/AIDS Counseling & Testing

    Access HIV/AIDS counseling and testing resources.

  10. Immunization (Shots)

    Jackson County Health Department (JCDH) offers a full array of vaccines to children, teens, and adults. Our clinic is a walk-in clinic and requires no appointments.

  11. Infant Mortality

    Fetal and Infant Mortality Review (FIMR) is a process of identifying and studying factors that contribute to fetal and infant deaths.

  12. Jackson Tobacco Reduction Coalition

    The Jackson Tobacco Reduction Coalition seeks to improve the health of the citizens of Jackson County by encouraging the reduction of tobacco use through Education, Prevention, and Empowerment.

  13. Lead Poisoning

    Information and resources on lead poisoning and how to reduce exposure, as well as information on the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Lead Safety Program

  14. Maternal Infant Health Program

    MIHP is a program for all Michigan women with Medicaid health insurance who are pregnant and all infants with Medicaid. It is a benefit of their insurance.

  15. Pregnancy Testing

    Free pregnancy testing is available through the Sexually Transmitted Disease Clinic

  16. Sexually Transmitted Disease Clinic

    Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) or Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) refer to diseases which are spread by a bacteria or virus that is passed from one person to another during sexual contact or exposure to infected body fluids.

  17. Substance Abuse Prevention

    See available resources related to substance abuse prevention.

  18. Teen Pregnancy Prevention Initiative

    Access the Jackson County Teen Pregnancy Prevention Initiative online resource.

  19. Tuberculosis (TB) Skin Testing

    Tuberculosis (TB) skin testing is done at the Jackson County Health Department.

  20. WIC Supplemental Food Program

    To get the right start in life, your baby and young children must have a nutritious diet and good health care.