Waukesha County

Due to COVID-19, Waukesha County's in-person services may be limited or altered. Click here for hours and updates

 

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Breastfeeding Support & Education:

Breastfeeding Support Program:

  • FREE breastfeeding support to Waukesha County residents
  • Our Nurses who are also Certified Lactation Counselors (CLC) can provide support, education and resources to lactating mothers or pregnant women
  • In-home and telephone consultations available
  • To refer yourself or someone else, call (262) 896-8430

 Breastfeeding Education Classes:

2020 Breastfeeding Education Classes Brochure - English & Spanish (en español)

  • FREE monthly breastfeeding classes for pregnant women
  • Learn more about the “how-to’s” and benefits of breastfeeding your infant. This class offers the best ways to assure a good start to your breastfeeding journey.
  • Please call 262-896-8440 with questions or to register/ Favor de llamar a Dayanna al 262-896-8472 para registrarse para una clase o alguna pregunta sobre la lactancia.

 Waukesha County Breastfeeding Coalition:

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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

  • As of September 1, 2020 Waukesha County Public Health is providing immunizations by appointment only, Tuesdays through Thursdays. No walk-ins will be taken. To schedule an appointment, call (262) 896-8430 & press "option 5".
  • Walk-in Clinic Nurse Services, the International Travel Clinic, and STD Clinic Services continue to be closed until further notice.

The Nurse Call Center is available by phone:
Mon., Wed., Thurs., & Fri. (8 AM – 4:30 PM)
Tuesdays (10:30 AM – 6:30 PM)
WIC Benefit Issuance is available:
Mondays (8:15 AM – 4 PM)
Tuesdays (3 – 5:30 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 the following observed holidays in 2020:

  • Thanksgiving Day and the day after Thanksgiving - Thursday, November 26, 2020, and Friday, November 27, 2020
  • Christmas Eve and Christmas Day - Thursday, December 24, 2020, and Friday, December 25, 2020
  • New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day (2020 – 2021) - Thursday, December 31, 2020, and Friday, January 1, 2021