Waukesha County


STDs & Schools

The most reported diseases in the state of Wisconsin and Waukesha County are Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs). The most common STIs reported are chlamydia and gonorrhea, which have risen annually over the years. Chlamydia increased 8% and gonorrhea increased 32% from 2016-2017 in Waukesha County.


Another sexually transmitted disease called syphilis showed a slight decrease from 2016-2017 in Waukesha County; however, syphilis continued to increase overall by 14% from 2016-2017 in the state of Wisconsin.


The Waukesha County Public Health Department continues to focus on community education and STD testing. The Waukesha County Walk-in and STD clinics are non-profit public health benefits offered by our county. For more information, please visit the Waukesha County STD website.

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Public Health Services

Contact Us

Dept. of Health and Human Services
Address: 514 Riverview Avenue
Waukesha WI, 53188
Phone: (262) 896-8430
Fax: (262) 970-6670
TollFree: 1-800-540-3620
Email: hhs@waukeshacounty.gov

The Nurse Call Center is available by phone:
Mon., Wed., Thurs., & Fri. (8 AM – 4:30 PM)
Tuesdays (10:30 AM – 6:30 PM)
Walk-in Clinic Nurse Services are available:
Mon., Wed., Thurs., & Fri. (8 AM – 4 PM)
Tuesdays (10:30 AM – 6:30 PM)
WIC Walk-in Benefit Pick up is available:
Mondays (8:15 AM – 4 PM)
Tuesdays (3 – 6:30 PM)
Fridays (8:30 – 11:30 AM)

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

The Public Health Division will be closed to the public for 2018 holiday observances on the following dates:

  • THANKSGIVING DAY and THE DAY AFTER THANKSGIVING will be observed Thursday, November 22, 2018, and Friday, November 23, 2018
  • CHRISTMAS EVE and CHRISTMAS DAY will be observed Monday, December 24, 2018, and Tuesday, December 25, 2018
  • NEW YEAR'S EVE and NEW YEAR'S DAY (2018-2019) will be observed Monday, December 31, 2018 and Tuesday, January 1, 2019