Public Health

Mission Statement for Wilkin County Public Health

To provide leadership to protect and promote the health of Wilkin County residents.

Our Values
Dependable, Equitable, Efficiency, Effective
Relationships Are Key.
Teamwork, Collaboration, Integrity, Engaging All Voices
High Public Health Standards.
Excellence, Creativity, Innovation, Flexibility, Inclusiveness
Fiscal Stewardship.
To partner with consumers and other providers to develop health priorities and actions; to help residents achieve and maintain their best level of health through assessment and assurance of quality health services and to promote a community environment that supports health through education and lifestyle changes.
Top Ten Health Concerns
  • Mental Health
  • Substance Use Disorder
  • Childcare Quality/Affordability
  • Physical Activity
  • Aging Population
  • Transportation
  • Dental Care
  • Environment
  • Immunizations
  • Breastfeeding
Emergency Contact Information
If you are ill, see your health care provider.
To report an emergency, call 911.