Flu shots are in! Protect yourself and others by coming in to get your flu shot at the Northampton County Health Department. We accept Medicare, Medicaid, Cigna, and MedCost insurances. If you do not have insurance the cost is $35.00. Walk-ins are welcome. Vaccines will be given from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Call us today with any questions at 252-534-5841.
ANIMAL SHELTER ADOPTIONS - your "furever" friends
Do you want to have a pet of your own to share good times with? Come to our Animal Shelter to find a forever friend that best suits you, your home and your family. Adopt a shelter pet and make him/her a part of your everyday life. These animals are currently available for adoption.
Before you adopt, there are a few things that you should consider such as:
- If you have other pets at home already, will they get along with a new pet?
- Is anyone in your household allergic to animals?
- How will an animal change your lifestyle? Be sure to select a pet that fits your schedule and exercise routine.
We cannot always answer specific questions regarding the pet's personality; however, we will do our very best to provide you with all of the information we have.
We are delighted that you are interested in one of the animals in our care. Please call 252-534-1125 if you are interested in any of these wonderful animals or visit our Animal Shelter Facebook page.
ANIMAL CONTROL FOR NORTHAMPTON COUNTY MOVES TO SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT
Effective July 1, 2018, Northampton County Animal Control will be housed in the Sheriff’s Department rather than the Health Department. Please call the Sheriff’s Department at (252) 534-2611 with calls concerning animal pick-up, cruelty, complaints, etc.
Animal shelter operations will remain under the Health Department. For rabies vaccination, adoption, and lost pet inquiry calls, please continue to call the Northampton County Health Department at (252) 534-5841 ext. 617 Monday through Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm.
For comments, questions, or concerns please visit www.northamptonhd.com or call the Health Department at (252) 534-5841.
Along with Medicaid, we now also accept MedCost and Cigna insurances.
Other insurances are pending.
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The central purpose and role of the Northampton County Health Department is defined as:
"Promote, provide, and protect the health and safety of the citizens of Northampton County."
"A culturally sensitive health organization providing quality services yielding improved health outcomes."
"Your thoughts matter to us"
Northampton County Local Government is a Smoke-Free/Tobacco-Free government entity as of January 4, 2013.