Welcome To Swain County

Swain County Health Department

Child Health Programs

Child Health is a referral service for uninsured children birth through 21 years of age to Missions Children's for routine checkups only. Authorizations for appointment are made by Swain County Health Department Staff.

Care Coordination for Children (CC4C) is a care management program coordinated by a registered nurse for infants and children showing evidence of risk for developmental, social, or medical problems.

Immunization Tracking and Services provides services for the purpose of tracking children birth through 2 years of age. It will insure compliance of the required immunization schedule and required childhood immunizations at designated intervals of life. Also provides adolescent and adult immunizations upon request or as recommended.

Car Seat Safety: The Department has a Certified Child Passenger Safety Technician who teaches parents about proper installation for compliance with the N.C. Child Restraint and Seat Belt laws. Appointments are scheduled on an individual basis.


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