Child Services

Child Health Physicals

  • Ages 2 months - 21 years old
  • Well-Child Screenings
  • School Physicals
  • Day Care Physicals
  • Available by appointment
  • Phone: 919-731-1005

Exam Includes 

  • Physical exam
  • Developmental screening
  • Laboratory testing
  • Hearing and vision screening
  • Nutritional assessment
  • Dental assessment and varnishing


All forms of payment are accepted and the fee is based on income and family size.


Interpretation Services Available

Blood Lead Toxicity Prevention Program

The goal of the Blood Lead Program is to provide preventive lead toxicity information to caregivers and the general public to prevent and control lead toxicity in children.

Child Service Coordination

Provides in home services to families with children from birth through 5 years of age. Services include developmental screening, parental education and guidance, family counseling, and assistance with housing, food provisions, child care, medical care, and immunizations.

Communicable Disease Control

Provides general communicable disease control, access to Child Care/Nurse Consultants and information on the Tuberculosis Outreach.

 Child Care Health Consultation

The Child Care Health Consultation program works with child care providers and parents of children ages 0-5 years of age in Wayne County child care centers and homes.

Immunization Clinic

Provides all required and recommended vaccines based on availability



The Pharmacy Department provides supportive pharmaceutical services to all programs offered by the Wayne County Health Department.

Sickle Cell Screening

As part of the Sickle Cell Disease Association of America, Eastern North Carolina Chapter, Wayne County Health Department offers testing to all citizens of Wayne County. The Health Department also offers family counseling on a monthly basis to those with Sickle Cell trait.

WIC Program (Women's/Infants/Children)

Provides supplemental food and nutrition education for qualified women with infants and children.