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Austin/Travis County Health and Human Services Department

Our mission is to prevent disease, promote health, and protect well-being with the goal of making Austin/Travis County the healthiest community in the nation. When we support well-being, we ensure that everyone can reach their potential and fully contribute to the community.

 We offer:

  • Services to help people meet needs across the lifespan, such as immunizations, shelter, food, clothing, and job assistance.
  • Screenings for blood pressure, diabetes, sexually transmitted diseases, HIV/AIDS, hepatitis, and tuberculosis.
  • Nutritional support through the Women, Infants, and Children Program (WIC).
  • Birth and death certificates.
  • Inspection and permitting of restaurants and food establishments.
  • Outreach and education on topics such as diabetes, tobacco cessation, mother-friendly workplaces, and injury prevention.
  • Emergency preparedness programs to help people in need during and after natural and man-made disasters. 

More free and low-cost services can be found here.

Contact Info

Phone: 512-972-5000

Physical Address:

7201 Levander Loop
Austin, TX 78702

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Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 1088
Austin, TX 78767

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