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Latest News and Notes

Community Baby Shower!

In Partnership with the Mineral County Family Resource Network, we will be hosting our annual Community Baby Shower on May 14th, 2022. Call the MCFRN at 304-788-9099 for more information

Posted on Mar 24, 2022

64CSR30 Fees for Permits Change 

Please take notice that the WV Legislature, during the spring session 2020, approved 64CSR30 Fees for Permits for the Environmental Health Section. On February 7, 2021, the Mineral County Board of Health approved the new fees to the limit allowed, effective July 1, 2021. 

Posted on Apr 6, 2021

Charles Bess Named New Health Officer

Health Department has new Health Officer for the first time since 1989.
Posted on Jul 28, 2014

Our Vision

All county residents enjoy a safe environment and healthy quality of life in active, vibrant communities throughout Mineral County.

Our Mission

Mineral County Health Department provides basic public health services which assess, promote and protect the health status, environment and individual well-being that results in greater opportunity to enjoy a quality life in healthy communities throughout Mineral County. The Mineral Country Health Department is supported by federal, state, and county funding through various contracts and grants. Health services are provided to persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, or handicap.