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

Glynn County Health Department

DPH Logo_Coastal_GlynnCounty_HDWelcome 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 2015:
March 13
June 12
September 11
December 11

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


Register now for Teens on the Rock 2 Teen Conference!

Teens face a lot of tough issues today. The Glynn County Health Department, in conjunction with the Coastal Health District Adolescent Health and Youth Development (AHYD), program is here to help. The Glynn County Health Department will host a free one-day teen conference to address some of those issues from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 2, at the Health Department in Brunswick. The deadline to register is Friday, April 3. There will be discussions on several teen-related topics. Door prizes and giveaways will also be included.

To register, click HERE.

Have questions? Email  teensontherock2@gmail.com.

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Wear Red for Women Gift Bag Winner

To commemorate National Wear Red Day and  to bring awareness to the serious issue of women and heart disease, the Glynn County Health Department put together a heart-smart gift bag as a door prize drawing and the lucky winner was Tashala Jackson! Want more information on how to prevent heart disease? Click HERE.

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Tashala Jackson was the lucky winner of the Glynn County Health Department Go Red for Women gift bag.

 

Health Department Employees Walk the Bridge

Several Glynn County Health Department employees and their family members took part in the Southeast Georgia Health System 2015 Bridge Run over the Sidney Lanier Bridge in Brunswick. All proceeds from the event will benefit Southeast Georgia Health System’s cancer programs. The health department also sponsored hand sanitizer stations outside of the portable restrooms.

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Glynn County Health Department Receives Donations for Reach Out and Read Program

The Glynn County Health Department recently received two generous donations from The Literary Guild of St. Simons Island and Walmart to support the Reach Out and Read program. Reach Out and Read is an initiative aimed at promoting literacy by educating parents about the importance of reading to young children and giving books to children to inspire them to take an active interest in reading.

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Vicki Skywark, Vice President of The Literary Guild of St. Simons Island, (left) presents a check for $2,000 to Glynn County Health Department Administrator, Karen Mikell, R.N., to support the Reach Out and Read program.

 

Glynn County Health Department Recognizes Employees

Congratulations to Donna Holmes and Connie Wells who recently received their 10 service awards!

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Donna Holmes

Wells Service Award NEW website

Connie Wells