A Health Department is a government agency at the state, county, or local level charged with protecting public health. Health Departments may offer a range of social services, including educational programming on public health concerns like food borne illnesses, immunization, and infectious diseases. Many also offer clinical services, such as flu shot clinics, blood pressure screenings, and health consultations. Some Health Departments offer support services to families affected by environmental health problems such as lead poisoning or unclean water supplies.
El Centro Health Department Ste 102, 2995 S 4th St El Centro CA 92243 760-335-3454
Imperial County Health Department 935 Broadway Street El Centro CA 92243 760-482-4438
A Victims Assistance Center is a government agency at the state, county, or local level that provides support and assistance to the victims of crimes. In many locations, the Victims Assistance Office is run by the local Prosecutor’s Office. Victims Assistance Offices provide a range of support services to the victims of crimes, including crisis intervention services, support groups, mental health services, and medical advocacy. Victims Assistance Offices can also assist the victims of crimes with obtaining compensation.
California Crime Victims Assistance 321 East Main Street El Centro CA 92243 760-482-2820
Imperial County Victims Assistance 940 Main Street El Centro CA 92243 760-336-3930