White River Junction

White River Junction, VT local health office building

Serving East Central Vermont (Northern Windsor and Southern Orange Counties)

Our staff are based in your community – we are the local face of public health in Northern Windsor and Southern Orange County. We work in schools, at worksites, with your town offices and partner groups, and we serve individuals and families right in our office. We help pregnant women, new mothers and young children to eat well and learn about nutrition, we provide immunizations, and we support programs and policies that help all people form healthy habits. We invite you to learn about the many ways we can help you, your family and your community be healthy.

Contact Information
White River Junction Office of Local Health
118 Prospect Street, Suite 300
White River Jct., VT 05001

Laura McNaughton, District Director
888-253-8799 or 802-295-8820
Email AHS.VDHOLHWhiteRiverJunction@vermont.gov

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Communities Served

Barnard, Bethel, Bradford, Bridgewater, Chelsea, Corinth, Fairlee, Hartford (including Quechee, White River Junction, Wilder), Hartland, Norwich, Pomfret, Randolph, Rochester, Royalton, Sharon, Stockbridge, Strafford, Thetford, Turnbridge, Vershire, West Fairlee, Woodstock

In This Section

WIC is the Federal Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children.

The White River Junction Local Health Office promotes the health and wellness of women, children and families throughout their lives.

Staff members at your Local Health Office are experts in looking for policy and physical design solutions that promote active and healthy living.

Worksite wellness programs and policies are important to helping adults lead healthy lives.

Our school liaison works with schools, families and community partners in our region in order to improve health outcomes for school age children.

We work closely with families and medical practices to increase the number of people in Northern Windsor and Southern Orange Counties who receive all their recommended immunizations.

We work with partners in East Central Vermont to prevent disease. We provide education and other resources. When disease occurs, we work to identify it and stop it from spreading. We welcome your questions about infectious disease.

Regional Substance Abuse Prevention Consultants work with community groups, schools, human service agencies, hospitals, law enforcement, parents, youth and others to strengthen the community’s health and decrease substance abuse.

We support community partners to help change in-store tobacco advertising and reduce exposure to secondhand smoke.

At the White River Junction District Office, we assist local emergency response and preparedness organizations to plan for public health emergencies.