Working Together for a Healthier Tomorrow
To promote, protect and improve
the health of citizens and visitors of Garrett County.
Garrett County, a healthier place to live, work and play.
Click Here for more information about Snowman contest.
Click Here for Garrett County Health Assessment Survey.
Click Here for information on Zika Virus.
Click on the Winter Preparedness link above for resources and fact sheets from the Maryland Office of Preparedness and Response. Visit www.weather.gov for the latest weather information.
Links to Data:
2015 Maryland Jurisdictional Health
GCHD's Network of Care Site
Local and State Laws:
Local Health Planning:
Compilation and Review of GIS-Based Ground-Water Quality Data From Multiple Databases For Garrett County, Maryland
Environmental health in Maryland is the responsibility of the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene's Environmental Health Bureau, the Maryland Department of the Environment, local health departments, and other agencies. These agencies work together to monitor and promote the health of Maryland's citizens through improvements in environmental quality and control of environmental hazards. A Memorandum of Understanding among the agencies lays out the environmental health programs and responsibilities.Click here for Memorandum of Understanding.
The Door to Healthcare - Western Maryland's Link to Maryland Health Connection
Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Garrett County Health Department Brochure (PDF)
Maryland Community and Public Health Administration
Maryland Community Services Locator
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs:
Home Page or Transition Assistance