Kent County Social Services for Health

Find Kent County Delaware social services and programs related to health care. Social services for health are provided by Health Departments, Mental Health Departments and Victims Assistance Offices.


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.

Delaware Health Department 417 Federal Street Dover DE 19901 302-741-2980

Milford Health Department # 13, 11 N Church Ave Milford DE 19963 302-422-1338

Smyrna Health Department 30 Sunnyside Road Smyrna DE 19977 302-653-2870