South West Georgia Public Health

Health Departments



Welcome to the Southwest Health District, a 14 county public health district serving over 300,000 citizens. Our mission is to prevent disease, injury and disability; promote health and well-being; and prepare for and respond to disasters.


Women’s Health – Family Planning

Long-Acting Reversible Contraception (LARC)

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Flu shots are now free in Southwest Health District 8-2 for those with an inability to pay. This policy is in place for the duration of the influenza season.