PRESS RELEASE

CHEROKEE COUNTY, GA (June 24, 2024) – Is your child ready for the upcoming school year with Georgia’s school health requirements? Get it all done safely, conveniently, and affordably at a one-stop spot! The Cherokee County Health Department is conducting Back-to-School Health Clinics from 1:00 to 6:00 p.m. on THREE upcoming Tuesdays:

  • July 23
  • July 30
  • August 6

The clinics will be at the Canton and Woodstock Health Centers. The required Hearing, Dental, Vision and BMI/Nutrition Screenings will be available. Total cost for screenings is $60. Immunizations needed for school children will be provided for $21.90 each (for uninsured or underinsured). Medicaid (including Amerigroup, CareSource, Peachstate and WellCare), Peachcare for Kids, HUMANA, AETNA, United Health Care, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Ambetter, CIGNA and Coventry are accepted.

The health department location in Canton is 1219 Univeter Road; the location in Woodstock is 7545 North Main Street. For more information, please call 770-345-7371 in Canton or 770-928-0133 in Woodstock.

PLEASE NOTE: Clients may also be seen for these services at the health centers any weekday by appointment during regular clinic hours. If you wish to come during regular hours, please call for an appointment at the phone number listed above for the preferred health center.

BACK TO SCHOOL HEALTH CLINICS AT CHEROKEE CO. HEALTH DEPT. CENTERS, TUESDAYS: 7/23, 7/30, 8/6

BACK TO SCHOOL HEALTH CLINICS AT CHEROKEE CO. HEALTH DEPT. CENTERS, TUESDAYS: 7/23, 7/30, 8/6

 

About North Georgia Health District

The North Georgia Health District is part of the Georgia Department of Public Health. One of 18 health districts in the state, the North Georgia Health District (District 1-2) is comprised of six counties: Cherokee, Fannin, Gilmer, Murray, Pickens and Whitfield. Many public health programs and services exist throughout the district, all of which are designed to meet the needs of the people of North Georgia. Learn more at www.nghd.org.

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