Are You PrEPared?

PrEP means pre-exposure prophylaxis, and it’s the use of medication – a pill each day – to protect you from HIV. Here’s what you need to know about it.   For more information on our program, click here.

Quit Smoking in the New Year

The next 8-week quit smoking class will begin in January 2018.  If you are ready to make the decision to quit, please pre-register for the class.  The class is free to you. Please call Mary Beth Klick to register, 301-609-6932.  

Please Share Your Opinions

The Charles County Department of Health is in partnership with the University of Maryland Charles Regional Medical Center on many projects. We are currently assisting the University of Maryland Charles Regional Medical Center in the next community health needs assessment process to better understand the health needs and issues of Charles County. It is vitally …
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Video-Playing With Fire

Charles County Government presents “Playing with Fire,” a documentary looking at the drug opioid/heroin epidemic in Charles County, MD.   This documentary features a Charles County view into the local opioid epidemic. For additional information visit If you are seeking immediate help or support, please visit