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July 10th the 2014 Walk to Health program will be presenting prizes to this years winners. Blue Cross Blue Shield will present SWNPHD with a wellness grant. Please join us!!
Now is the time to get your child ready for next year's school. Kindergarteners, 7th graders and College students will to be updated on their immunizations.
Protect yourself and family from getting the bite.
Who We Are

Southwest Nebraska Public Health Department was established May 14, 2002 utilizing an inter-local agreement between Chase, Dundy, Frontier, Furnas, Hayes, Hitchcock, Perkins, and Red Willow counties. In all, there were eighteen Nebraska health districts formed as a result of the tobacco settlement funds (LB692). This provided all ninety-three counties with public health services for the first time in Nebraska history.

Southwest Nebraska Public Health Department's mission is to promote a healthy and secure quality of life for our communities.

Our resident's health and well-being are of the utmost importance and that is why we are the lead agency in these areas: