Welcome To Swain County
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Swain County Health Department


Community Input Survey

Community Input Survey (Spanish)

The Swain County Health Department provides many services to residents of Swain County and surrounding areas. The Health Department has a full- time staff consisting of the Health Director, Public Health Nurses, Environmental Health Specialists, Nutritionist, Health Educator, Social Worker, Management Support Staff and Family Nurse Practitioner.

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Our Mission

"The mission of Swain County Health Department is to promote, protect and enhance the health and wellness of our community and the environment."

"Vision – To build a healthy future for all people through best practices in Public Health."


Health Department
545 Center Street
Bryson City, NC 28713

Mailing Address:
545 Center Street
Bryson City, NC 28713

Alison Cochran, Director

Phone 828-488-3198 x2002
Fax 828-488-8672


Office Hours:
7:45 am – 4:45 pm
Monday – Friday