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The Hale County Health Department provides the following services to the public.

Vital Records

To apply for birth, death, marriage, or divorce certificates you may print the application below and take it to any local county health department in Alabama, or mail it along with the appropriate fee to:

Alabama Department of Public Health
Center for Health Statistics
P.O. Box 5625
Montgomery, Alabama 36103-5625

Vital Records Application

Customers can obtain most vital records from the Center for Health Statistics through their county health department in 30 minutes or less. Records may also be obtained through the mail in about 7-10 days. The cost is $15.00 for the first copy, and $6.00 for each additional copy.

Clinical Services

  • Family Planning - Counseling and Birth Control
  • Women's Health - Pap Smear, Breast and Cervical Program
    Certified Nurse Practitioner available on Tuesdays and Every
    1st, 3rd, and 5th Mondays of the Month
  • Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) - Testing, Treatment, Counseling, and Partner Notification
  • Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) - Application, Voucher Issuance, and Nutrition Counseling
  • Vaccinations - Infants and Children, and Influenza and Pneumococcal
  • Clinical Laboratory Testing
  • Tuberculosis Testing and Treatment
  • Some Services Available on Income-Based Fee

Home Health/Home Care 

For more information, visit the Home Health website.

Medicaid Enrollment

  • SOBRA Medicaid
  • ALL Kids
  • Plan First Medicaid

Environmental Services

  • Public Health Nuisance complaint investigations
  • Food Service and Food Processor Inspections
  • Hotel Inspections - Public Pools, Hotel Spas, and Hot Tubs
  • Jail and Prison Inspections
  • Body Art Facilities Inspections
  • Camp Inspections
  • Small and Large Flow Development Permits
  • Onsite Sewage - Applications and Permits
  • Solid Waste Facilities and Vehicles - Applications and Permits
  • Septic Tank, Grease Trap, and Holding Tank Permits
  • Septic Tank Manufacturers
  • Sewage Tank Pumper Permits
  • Vector Control
  • Rabies Control - Testing and Bite Management
  • Private Well Water Testing

Page last updated: December 6, 2022