Siouxland District Health Department

Creating a healthy community for all


Reportable Disease Hotline

To report diseases immediately, use the Iowa Department of Public Health 24/7 disease reporting telephone hotline: 1-800-362-2736. 

Want to know when and how to report certain diseases view IDPH's Disease Reporting Poster.

Disease Tracker

Interested in knowing what illnesses are being reported in Woodbury County? Find out by viewing our Disease Tracker.


Testing your home for radon is easy and inexpensive. Test kits are available at SDHD for only $7. Learn more about radon and testing your home. 

Quitline Iowa


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Smoke Free Housing

Learn more about owning or renting a smoke free apartment and which Woodbury County apartment complexes are smoke free.

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WIC Appointment?

Please read the Iowa WIC Rights & Responsibilities statement before your scheduled certification appointment(s). Lea la Declaración de derechos y responsabilidades de WIC de Iowa antes de su(s) cita(s) de certificación. 

Make sure you are prepared and you bring everything you need. Find out what you should bring with you

Move Your Way

 Move Your Way link: Want to get more physical activity? Build a weekly plan


Learn more about our Move Your Way Campaign


Need a copy of your child's immunization record? Click Here. Must have name, date of birth, and a Social Security or Medicaid number.

To schedule an appointment, call 712-279-6119 and ask for the clinic.

Immunization eligibility information for Vaccine for Children's (VFC) program in English and Spanish 

Click here for more information.

All clinics held at SDHD, 1014 Nebraska St.

There is a $15.00 administration fee per child for all non-Iowa Medicaid children receiving vaccinations through our immunization clinics.  We accept cash, check, credit or debit cards for payment at this time. In addition, we are unable to accept children with Hawk-I coverage.  These children should be taken to their physician for immunizations.


Iowa Care for Yourself PDF Print E-mail


The Care for Yourself Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program (IA BCCEDP) is part of a national program that helps reduce deaths from breast and cervical cancer and heart disease. To reduce your risk, you must have regular screening tests.


The Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program (BCCEDP) is the first national chronic disease prevention program sponsored by the federal government. The Iowa Care for Yourself  Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program exists to increase the number of women age 50 - 64 who are screened for breast and cervical cancer.  Siouxland District Health Department coordinates this program locally and across neighboring counties by providing enrollment and case management services.


If the Care for Yourself program is right for you, our program staff can help you schedule: clinical breast exams, mammograms, pelvic exams, and Pap tests. If the tests you receive through the Care for Yourself  Program show you have breast or cervical cancer, our staff will help you find treatment.



You must reside in Woodbury, Plymouth, Cherokee, Sioux, Lyon, O’Brien and Ida counties in Iowa.



·     40 years or older

·     Under 40 with breast cancer symptoms



·     At or below 250% of the federal poverty level



·     No health insurance, OR

·     Insurance that does not cover these services, OR

·     Unable to pay the co-payment or have a high deductible, OR

·     No Medicare Part B coverage


Services Available

·     Clinical breast exam

·     Mammogram

·     Pap test

·     Pelvic exam


You may be able to receive referral for breast and cervical cancer treatment coverage should be diagnosed with cancer or a pre-cancerous condition.  Program staff can assist you with this process.


Seven Important Ways to Take Care of Your Health

  1. Do a monthly self breast exam.
  2. Have a regular Pap test, pelvic exam, and clinical breast exam.
  3. Have a mammogram each year starting at age 40.
  4. Stop smoking.
  5. Have your blood pressure, cholesterol and glucose checked regularly.  Know your numbers!
  6. Eat heart healthy foods.
  7. Be active most days of the week.


Click here to view more information on the Care For Yourself Program at the Iowa Department of Public Health website.

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