Fairfax County Health Department
Who We Are
Fairfax County Health Department helps to reduce illness and death from communicable diseases and prevent their spread. Provides education and information on communicable diseases, including food borne illnesses, vaccine preventable diseases, tuberculosis and rabies.
Health department provides confidential and anonymous HIV testing at no charge, counseling and community education programs. The department provides testing, medications, counseling, oversight of treatment and educational efforts for sexually transmitted diseases (STD). Also provides physician diagnosis and treatment, testing, medications and careful oversight of disease treatment of tuberculosis.