The Coastal Health District of Georgia serves the counties of Bryan, Camden, Chatham, Effingham, Glynn, Liberty, Long & McIntosh

Glynn County Health Department

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Welcome to the Glynn County Health Department, where our mission is to protect the health of people and their environment wherever in our county they live, work and play. We are committed to helping improve the health of all the citizens of Glynn County by providing a range of public health services including adult and childhood immunizations, STD testing and community outreach. The Glynn County Health Department also has a dedicated clinic to serve the needs of those living with HIV/AIDS in our county. Our STD tests include chlamydia testing, syphilis testing, gonorrhea testing and HIV testing. We also provide STD treatment. Our clinic provides pap smears and family planning including birth control and pregnancy testing. We are proud to be an integral part of the Glynn County community and strive every day to help our citizens live healthier.

Glynn County Board of Health Meetings
Glynn County Board of Health meetings are held at 8:30 a.m. at the Glynn County Health Dept. located at 2747 Fourth Street in Brunswick.

The following meetings have been scheduled for 2016:
March 11
June 10
September 9
December 9

Glynn County Health Clinics and Offices

Health Department
2747 4th Street
Brunswick, GA 31520
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Phone: (912) 264-3961
Fax: (912) 265-8837
Hours of Operation:
Mon.-Fri. 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

CARE Center
2747 4th Street
Brunswick, GA 31520
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Phone: (912) 264-3236
Fax: (912) 264-0813
Hours of Operation:
Mon.-Fri. 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Free HIV testing is available
as a walk-in service.

Environmental Health Department
1725 Reynolds Street
Ste. 105
Brunswick, GA 31520
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Phone: (912) 279-2940
Fax: (912) 267-4879
Hours of operation:
Mon.-Fri. 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.


Glynn County Information


Golden Isles Prep Rally Scheduled for May 21

Would you know what to do if you  had to evacuate? Join the Glynn County Health Department and a host of other Glynn County agencies for the first annual Golden Isles Prep Rally from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 21 at Mary Ross Waterfront Park in Brunswick to find out more about how to prepare for boating safety, hurricane, and flood awareness. It’s free and and family friendly!

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 Upcoming Smoking Cessation Classes

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The Glynn County Health Department has scheduled smoking cessation classes from 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. on May 11, 12, and 13, and from 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. on May 24, 25, and 25. Classes are held at the Glynn County Health Department located at 2747 4th Street in Brunswick.

No registration required. Just walk right in! For more information, call 912-264-3961.


 Daily Car Seat Checks

Three out of four car seats is installed incorrectly. Is yours one of them? Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death among children ages 2-14 and the leading cause of injury-related death for children under two. When installed and used correctly, child car seats and seat belts can prevent injuries and save lives. Come by the Glynn County Health Department for a FREE car seat check Monday through Friday from 9-11 a.m. and 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.

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Monthly Car Seat Safety Classes

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 Wacky WIC Wednesdays Held at Glynn County Health Department

The Glynn County Health Department will hold Wacky WIC Wednesdays from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the last Wednesday of each month. On Wacky WIC Wednesdays WIC clients can walk in and receive services. No appointment is necessary.

Women, Infants, and Children’s (WIC) is a supplemental nutrition program that provides nutritious foods, education, and improved healthcare access for low and moderate-income women and children who are at risk of developing nutrition related health problems. The federally-funded health and nutrition program is for infants and children age 1 to 5 years (including foster children); pregnant women; breastfeeding mothers (up to one year); and postpartum women (up to six months).

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 Health Department Celebrates National Public Health Week

Glynn County Health Department staff got into the spirit of National Public Health Week by taking part in the Burroughs Mollette Elementary School health fair, putting out a display table in the health department lobby, and taking part in Zumba classes at the health department!