Health Department

Dubuque County Health Department (PNG)


Take our survey in English

We want to hear from you! In our ongoing efforts to identify key health needs in the Dubuque community, local public health providers will be rolling out a community health assessment survey to ensure that your voice is being heard. 
Findings will drive the development of a community health improvement plan by justifying how and where resources should be allocated to best meet our community’s wellness needs. 

Tomar nuestra encuesta en Espanol

Queremos escuchar de ti! En nuestros esfuerzos continuos para identificar las necesidades de salud clave en la comunidad de Dubuque, los proveedores de salud pública locales realizarán una encuesta de evaluación de la salud de la comunidad para garantizar que se escuche su voz.
Los hallazgos impulsarán el desarrollo de un plan de mejora de la salud de la comunidad al justificar cómo y dónde se deben asignar los recursos para satisfacer mejor las necesidades de bienestar de nuestra comunidad.

Bõke jerbal in Etale ko am (Survey) ilo kajin Majõl

Kõm Kõnaan roñ jen yuk/kwe! Kõm Kõnaan kõmane juõn wawein kakõlkõl aikuj ko ad ikujen ejmour ilo jukjukin bed in ad Dubuque in, ro rej jerbal ilo ra eo an ejmour ilo jukjuk in bed in rõknaan wõnmanlak im kõmane juõn etale/ekatõk ko bwe en wõr anikiam.
Ta ko jemaroñ in loi bwe en kõlaplak melele im kõkomanman lak wewein ejmour eo ad ilo jukjuk in bed in im elmen ak ia ko jemaroñin loi jibañ kein bwe jen jela rekar ke ñan ta aikuij ko ad.

About Us

The Dubuque County Health Department was established in 1968 with a mission to protect, promote, and enhance the health and well-being of all people and the environment in Dubuque County. This is accomplished through:

  • Assessment of community and environmental health status, policy, development, and assurance that public health needs are met
  • Cultivation of knowledge and behavior conducive to healthy lifestyles
  • Focus of resources toward prevention and early intervention
  • Leadership and collaboration with other agencies
  • Responding to disasters and assisting communities in recovery
  • Assuring the quality and accessibility of health services

 The Dubuque County Health Department currently subcontracts health and nursing services through the Dubuque Visiting Nurse Association (VNA). For health and nursing services, please contact the VNA at 563-556-6200 or visit them at 660 Iowa Street, Dubuque, Iowa 52001. Learn more about the VNA.