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We exist to serve all citizens in the prevention of disease and injury through protection, promotion, and delivery of quality, cost-effective services for community, personal, and environmental health.

Karen W. Lachapelle, MAEd
Health Director


Rocky Mount Office
155 Atlantic Avenue Rocky Mount, NC 27801
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm

Tarboro Office
122 East St. James Street
Tarboro, NC 27886
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm


Telephone: 252-985-4100
Fax: 252-985-4011
Appointments: 252-985-1149
WIC Appointments: 252-985-1067



Telephone: 252-641-7511
Fax: 252-641-7565
Appointments: 252-641-7564
WIC Appointments: 252-641-7550
HealthWorks: 252-641-4702
HomeCare: 252-641-7518

Environmental Health
201 Saint Andrew Street Tarboro, NC 27886
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm
Phone: 252-641-7573

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For public comments or questions, please call 252-641-6288