History of Riley County Health Department
The Riley County Health Department (RCHD) was started as a city-county Health Department in 1952. Since that time, the Health Department has grown to meet the health and safety needs of the unique communities in Riley County. In December 2011, the Health Department became a county Health Department. The Health Department provides services through funding received from Federal, State, and local revenues.
Healthy people in a healthy community
- Recognizing the value of all people
- Providing quality services
- Serving with leadership and integrity
- Advocating for advancement of public health policies
Your Health Department works with you, the local Board of Health, community health and education organizations, Fort Riley, and regional and state partners to strengthen and build the health of Riley County residents and visitors.
- Child Care Licensing
- Early Childhood
- Maternal & Child Health
- Reproductive Health Services
- Women Infants and Childhood (WIC) Nutrition
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Board of Health
The Health Department is governed by the Board of Health. The Riley County Commissioners serve as the Board members.
Riley County has identified 118 new positive Coronavirus cases and 98 additional recoveries since the last report on September 8 2021. Read on...
Two Riley County residents have passed away after testing positive for COVID-19. For more information on COVID ...
Two Riley County residents have passed away after testing positive for COVID-19. Riley County has identified 81 new positive Coronavirus cases and 64 additional recoveries since the last report on August 25, 2021. Read on...