• Vision

    The vision for a healthy Waukesha County is:

    Strong families, connected communities, healthy environment and accessible services that promote overall safety, well-being and quality of life.

  • Values

    The Waukesha County Public Health System is:

    • Collaborative – providing mutual aid and sharing responsibilities, ideas, and investments
    • Accountable - honoring commitments
    • Straightforward - celebrating successes and being honest about challenges
    • Community-centered - focusing on benefits for the community, rather than individual gain
    • Outcome-focused - knowing the aim and measuring it
    • Resourceful - using technology, funding, what already exists, what works, and related resources wisely
    • Inclusive - valuing different opinions, cultures, and priorities, and engaging individuals/customers, primary care, churches, schools, businesses, ALL!
    • Innovative - generating creative solutions
    • Responsive - addressing current and anticipated community needs
    • Resilient - recovering from adverse events quickly and effectively
    • Prevention-focused - identifying and attacking the root causes of poor health
  • If further information is desired, please contact the Public Health Division at 262-896-8430, or toll-free at 1-800-540-3620.

    If you are experiencing a medical emergency, please contact a medical professional or call 911.