Prevention and Wellness

The Division of Prevention & Wellness (DPW) plans, implements and evaluates policies, strategies and initiatives to promote healthy lifestyles that is supported by evidence-based knowledge of prevention and wellness theories.

Putnam County Health Department serves on various boards, coalitions, advisory panels and teams to further enhance the health of our residents while coordinating program activities with professional and lay groups interested in making communities healthier.

The DPW works with legislators and other public officials for increased recognition of preventative and wellness issues including policy and environmental changes, which have a positive impact on the health of our community.

Health Education

Physical Activity and Nutrition