The Department of Public Health provides innovative services both directly and through community partnerships and also represents Dare County as its primary advocate to public health policy in protecting, promoting and preserving the health of residents and visitors.
On this website you will find information and links for common health concerns as well as the many services available to you that are provided by our competent and caring staff. Included are the most popular health topics and information about specific programs, such as WIC, prenatal care, diabetes, nutrition and substance abuse, along with important health advisories.
We are committed to fulfilling our role as a trusted resource and partner in the promotion and protection of a healthy community.
Good health to you!
All offices are open Monday - Friday.
|Manteo (Main)||Frisco||Environmental Health||Substance Abuse
|109 Exeter St
PO Box 669
Manteo NC 27954
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
50347 NC Hwy 12
PO Box 859
Frisco NC 27936
8:30 AM - 11:45 AM
& 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
|2601 N Croatan Hwy
Kill Devil Hills NC 27948
8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
|2808 S Croatan Hwy
Nags Head NC 27959
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Health Insurance Marketplace InformationThe Affordable Care Act, signed into law in 2010, went into effect October 1, 2013. This law was designed to expand access to quality, affordable health coverage for American families and small businesses, with better coverage, including free wellness and preventive care.
In order to help people navigate the Health Insurance Marketplace, specially-trained people are available to help consumers understand their options and to select a health plan.
For more information: 1.800.318.2596 – the Federal toll-free number; or www.HealthCare.gov
To make an appointment with a Health Insurance Marketplace Navigator or Counselor:
1.855.733.3711 – or – 1.800.682.0010