Health Department

 (919) 496-2533
107 Industrial Drive, Suite C
Louisburg, NC 27549

Health Department

Scott Lavigne, Acting Health Director                                        


Mission Statement

Franklin County Health Department promotes healthy lifestyles and disease prevention activities in order to enhance the quality of life for the citizens of Franklin County. Health Department programs provide a holistic approach to healthcare, emphasizing physical, intellectual and emotional health. These programs include: Women’s Health, Maternity Care, Child Health, WIC, Communicable Disease, STD, Adult Health, Home Health, Environmental Health, and Community and Health Education.


  • Clinical Services staff provide health screening, treatment and/or referral for possible health problems, and investigation of communicable diseases.
  • Health Education and Planning staff leads regularly in assessing the community's health needs and developing educational programs or policies targeting these potential health problems.
  • Home Health program provides medical care for home-bound residents needing skilled nursing such as physical, occupational, respiratory therapy, or Home Health Aide services.
  • Environmental Health staff works to keep our community healthy in the most basic ways. They protect our water supplies from sewage contamination, they help ensure safe food at area restaurants through regular inspections, and much more.

Hours of Operation


8:00 am-5:00 pm

Main: (919) 496-2533

Environmental Health: (919) 496-8100

WIC: (919) 496-6454

Home Health: (919) 496-2143

 107 Industrial Drive Suite C, Louisburg, NC 27549

Franklin County Health Department is a tobacco-free campus.

Franklin County Health Department offers confidential  services at no cost or on a sliding fee scale to all residents of Franklin County.  Services are provided at FCHD regardless of race, age, religion, gender, marital status, national origin, or disability status.

En el departamento de salud hay interpretes de habla hispana para asistir a los residentes con servicios de la clinica llamar al 919-496-2533 para asistencia. 

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