A Shield of Protection
What you do matters! Getting immunized throughout your lifetime protects you, the people you love and our community against harmful diseases.
Diseases like Polio, Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Pertussis (Whooping Cough), Hepatitis, Meningitis are not a thing of the past. These serious and deadly diseases can be prevented by immunizations. When people are not immunized in a community it creates a crack in the shield of immunity that immunizations provide. When this happens it leaves infants, the elderly, and those with low immunity exposed to dangerous diseases. Simply put: Immunizations Work!
Talk to your doctor or call the Immunizations Clinic at 828-250-5096 with any questions you might have about immunizations or to find vaccination records.
Getting immunized is easy! Our Buncombe County Health and Human Services Immunization Clinic is located at 40 Coxe Avenue in downtown Asheville (located across from the bus station).
Please click on the links below for more details on immunizations for yourself, your children or your family:
Do you suspect abuse?
To make an adult or child protective services report any time, day or night, call the numbers below:
Child Abuse: (828) 250-5900
Adult Abuse: (828) 250-5800
Report Communicable Disease
Call (828) 250-5109 to report
Communicable Disease Reporting Form
Linda Tettambel, RN
Clinical Services Coordinator
40 Coxe Avenue
Asheville, NC 28801
PO Box 7407
Asheville, NC 28802
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