Monthly Archives: February 2012

Northwoods Dental Project: Preserving Smiles One Child at a Time

    Did you know that tooth decay (cavities or caries) is the most common childhood disease? Nationally, 40% of American children have cavities by age six. Among children and youth from low-income families, nearly 80% of tooth decay in primary

Give Your Baby a Fighting Chance this Flu Season!

With cold and flu season in full swing, it is no surprise that we hold concern for our children’s health; we do not want to see them suffer- ever. It is no surprise then that we will do whatever we

Contact Us

Oneida County Health Department
100 West Keenan Street
Rhinelander, WI 54501
Hours: 8:00am - 4:30pm Mon-Fri

Telephone (715) 369-6111
Fax (715) 369-6112

ochd@co.oneida.wi.us

To report a public health emergency or to report a notifiable disease after hours, please contact dispatch at 715-361-5100.

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Hotlines

Mental Health Hotline - Mental Health Crisis? Forest, Vilas and Oneida County call 1-888-299-1188.

Smoking Cessation - Break free of cigarettes. Call 1-800-QUIT-NOW.

Disaster Distress Line - Stress, anxiety, and other depression are common after a disaster. Call 1-800-985-5990 or visit the Disaster Distress Line to talk.

Wisconsin First Step – Information on services for children and youth with special needs, their families and providers. Call 1-800-642-7837 to speak with a parent specialist.

Maternal and Child Health Hotline – Call 1-800-722-2295 for information on BadgerCare Plus, WIC, HealthCheck, maternal depression, Prenatal Care Coordination, family planning, developmental screenings, and more.