The rabies clinic planned for tonight in Church Creek is CANCELLED due to a delayed shipment of needed supplies. We apologize for any inconvenience.

DCHD News

  • Register now for our Spring Rabies Clinics!

    Register now for our Spring Rabies Clinics!

    Rabies clinics for dogs, cats, and ferrets will be held: Dogs must be leashed, cats and ferrets in carriers. The […]

  • Join Us at THRIVE

    Join Us at THRIVE

    Come join us at THRIVE, an after school program aimed at improving self confidence toward healthy lifestyles. In our 4-week […]

  • Mini-grants Available for Youth Activities

    Mini-grants Available for Youth Activities

    Request for Applications The Dorchester County Health Department is making mini-grants available to local programs and community organizations to offer […]

  • THRIVE Dorchester Sets Open House

    THRIVE Dorchester Sets Open House

    THRIVE Dorchester will have an open house on Tuesday, Feb. 20, at Heirloom Athletics in Cambridge. THRIVE Dorchester is a […]

  • 211 Maryland Celebrates 211 Day

    211 Maryland Celebrates 211 Day

    Governor Wes Moore has declared this Sunday as 211 Awareness Day in Maryland. The awareness day is to recognize the […]

  • Have High Blood Pressure? Our Program Can Help

    Have High Blood Pressure? Our Program Can Help

    The Healthy Heart Ambassador Program is seeking Dorchester County residents with high blood pressure for a free, 4-month program to […]

  • Come Join Us at THRIVE!

    Come Join Us at THRIVE!

    THRIVE is a free after-school program for students in 3rd-12th grade aimed at improving self confidence toward healthy lifestyles. In […]

  • Adult Flu Vaccine Available Now

    Adult Flu Vaccine Available Now

    The flu vaccine for adults, both regular and high-dose (for those 65 and older), is now available at our satellite […]

  • Stay Safe in High Heat

    Stay Safe in High Heat

    With temperatures approaching 99 and heat indexes as high as 110 between tomorrow and Saturday, take precautions when doing outdoor […]

  • We Are Seeking Public Health Volunteers

    We Are Seeking Public Health Volunteers

    ​​The Dorchester County Health Department is seeking dedicated volunteers to help us respond to the public health needs of our […]