Child Health - Manatee Co. Health Dept.

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The ongoing focus of Child Health Services is to stress prevention, early problem identification and parent education.

The Child Health Program provides

  • Health education and referrals
  • Nursing assessment and intervention
  • School physicals
  • Vision and hearing screenings
  • WIC certification/recertification

Services include communicable disease control including:

  • Childhood immunizations
  • HIV risk assessment and testing
  • Testing for tuberculosis

Immunizations are free for children age 4 weeks through age 18 years. There is no appointment necessary. The office hours are Monday through Friday 8am to 5 pm except on the 4th Friday.

Service Location: 

410 6th Ave. East, Bradenton, FL, 34208
941.748.0704

Provider

Manatee County Health Department

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The role of public health is to promote and protect the health and safety of all Floridians.

This is done by:
detecting, investigating, and preventing the spread of disease;
ensuring that health care practitioners meet the requirements for providing adequate care;
identifying health risks in the community;
informing the public on health issues;
maintaining a safe and healthful environment;
promoting healthy lifestyles;
providing primary care for individuals with limited access to such care from the private sector;

Address: 

410 6th Avenue East
Bradenton, FL 34208