Public Health Services
Our Mission is to deliver quality public health services to the citizens in an effective, professional and efficient manner.
The work of Cass County Public Health Division revolves around the National Public Health Theme "Prevent. Promote. Protect." As we focus on fulfilling the Minnesota Department of Health's six areas of public health responsibility:
- Assure an adequate local public health infrastructure
- Promote healthy communities and health behaviors
- Prevent the spread of infectious and healthy behaviors
- Protect against environment health hazards
- Prepare for and respond to disasters, assist communities in recovery
- Assure the quality and accessibility of health services
Nursing services for all age groups ranging from rehabilitation after hospitalization to ongoing support needed for individuals to remain in their home.
Available for qualifying adults without health insurance
Women, Infants & Children - Nutrition education and support program for eligible pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women and children until age 5.
Learning and Developmental Milestone monitoring program for children ages 0 to 3.
Screenings and outreach for children 0 through age 20 who are eligible for Medical Assistance.
Available for qualifying children and adolescents.
Child Passenger Safety Seat Technicians provide instruction on proper use and installation of car seats for infants & children. You may be eligible for a car seat through MA or your health plan.
Public Health Nurse home visiting for pregnancy, postpartum and early childhood years.
Cass County Public Health partners with Minnesota Department of Health to help families and children who were born with high-risk birth defects or hearing loss get connected with resources.
Reproductive health services for males & females
What's Happening in Public Health (PDF)
Cass County Parent Resource Guidebook (PDF)
Cass County Prescription Discount Card
Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe
Minnesota Department of Human Resources
Minnesota Department of Health
Public HealthPhone: 218-547-1340Fax: 218-547-7232
Renee LukkasonPublic Health Team LeaderPhone: 218-547-6825
Jeri SeegmillerPublic Health Team LeaderPhone: 218-547-6839
Health, Human & Veterans ServicesPhysical Address
400 Michigan Avenue W
Walker, MN 56484
P.O. Box 519
Walker, MN 56484