Immunizations are not just for kids!
Adults and adolescents also need regular immunizations and boosters. Immunizations may
be recommended for adults based on their age, lifestyle, or health condition that could put them
at higher risk for severe complications from vaccine preventable diseases.
To find out if you or your loved one is in need of immunizations or boosters, take this quiz.
You may access the quiz here!
Has Your Teen Been Vaccinated?
Today, there is a strong weapon to prevent several types of cancer in our kids: the HPV vaccine.
Welcome to the Buffalo Trace District Health Department. We are proud to serve the people of Mason and Robertson Counties. As you visit our site, we hope you will find the information you need regarding our services and activities. Our job is to provide you with the most up-to-date information on our health education classes, personal, and preventive health services, environmental health services, public health emergency planning and response as well as information on late-breaking health news. The Board, administration and staff of the Buffalo Trace District Health Department are committed to "Working Toward A Healthier Community For All." Please come back and visit often.
Allison A. Adams, MPA Public Health Director
Does your favorite restaurant make the grade? Click here to find out!
Need help with buying healthy food for your children? You may be eligible for WIC.
Click here to go to the USDA's "prescreening" tool. There you will take a short survey that will help you know if you are eligible.
If you are unmarried, having a baby, and are interested in how you can establish legal fatherhood and add the father's name to the birth certificate while at the hospital, click here. (Will take you out of our site).