Health Department

Fairfax County, Virginia

 

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Our administration office at 10777 Main Street in Fairfax is open during regular business hours 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday. Clinic services are not offered at this location.

703-246-2411 | TTY 711

10777 Main Street
Fairfax, VA 22030

Gloria Addo-Ayensu, M.D., M.P.H., Director of Health

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WHAT WE DO

As an agency of the Fairfax County Health and Human Services System, we work to protect, promote and improve health and quality of life for all who live, work and play in our community. We do this by preventing epidemics and the spread of disease, protecting the public against environmental hazards, promoting and encouraging healthy behaviors, assuring the quality and accessibility of health services, responding to natural and man-made disasters, and assisting communities in recovery. Our vision is for all Fairfax County residents to live in thriving communities where every person has the opportunity to be healthy, safe and realize his or her potential.

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Get Your Free Flu Shot | October 12

We will be providing flu vaccinations as part of an emergency preparedness exercise on Saturday, October 12. Free flu shots will be offered to those 6 months and older while supplies last on a first-come, first-served basis.

Mark your calendars:

  • Saturday, October 12
  • Beginning at 9 am
  • Fairfax High School, 3501 Rebel Run, Fairfax Va., 22030

Get your flu shot at Fairfax High School, then enjoy the Fall Festival!

For more information, read the news release.

Food Safe & Septic Smart

Environmental Health Supervisor Kevin Crisler talks food safety and being septic smart on the County Conversation Podcast. 

En español

Carla Paredes shares emergency preparedness tips on La Voz del Condado de Fairfax

Provider News

Get the latest health alerts and communicable disease and epidemiology news from the Health Department.

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About the Health & Human Services System

This agency is a part of the Fairfax County Health & Human Services System (HHS). The HHS System is a network of county agencies and community partners that support the well-being of all who live, work and play in Fairfax County.

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