About Us

Your Public Health Department is working for you. Preventing disease and injury. Promoting good health. Protecting the environment. We work to improve health in our community in many ways - from services like vaccines and family planning, to community initiatives that work to address the root causes affecting residents' health and quality of life. Explore our website to learn more about what we do. Have questions? Give us a call or send us a message! (913) 573-8855 or wypublichealth@wycokck.org


Wyandotte County Public Health Department Mission Statement

Our mission is to protect, promote, and improve the health and prosperity of the people in Wyandotte County by partnering and providing external and internal access through direct service and community partnerships.


Learn more: What is Public Health?

Check out our"Reaching Out for Better Health"brochure for some highlights about what we do: English(PDF, 3MB) | Spanish(PDF, 3MB)


Director: Dr. Elisha Caldwell
Deputy Director: Terrie Garrison