Health Department

The mission of the Wayne County Health Department, through our responsive and professional staff, is to preserve, promote and protect the health of our community by preventing disease, protecting the environment and promoting healthy living.

Interpreter services are available for non-English speaking clients.

How to Make an Appointment

  • Please call in advance for an appointment.
  • Always bring proof of family income when receiving services from the Wayne County Health Department. Some services are free; however, most services charge a fee that is set on a sliding fee scale based on household income.
  • Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance are accepted.

Free & Confidential STD Testing

Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m.

By Appointment Only, walk-ins seen pending available appointment slots.

To Schedule an appointment please call (919) 731-1005

The emblem stating our department is accredited by the state of North Carolina.