Sutter County

Sutter County Human Services

Public Health Division

Director
Anne Westlake
Health Education and Promotion Coordinator
Sutter County Human Services – Health Division
1445 Veterans Memorial Circle
Yuba City, CA 95993
PH: (530) 822-7215
EMAIL: awestlake@co.sutter.ca.us

Department Website
http://www.suttercounty.org/doc/government/depts/hs/ph/hs_public_health

Department Overview
Sutter County Public Health Division works to improve the health and safety of its residents and the neighborhoods they live in.Unfortunately the healthcare costs of chronic disease, including heart disease, diabetes and obesity are on the rise across the nation. In Sutter County, a small rural county in Northern California with a population of approximately 95,000, the cost of chronic disease is about $120 million per year. That equals $1,300 per resident annually! Learn what is contributing to high chronic disease rates in this community and what can be done to slow the trend and associated costs.

Major Service Areas

  • Childhood lead poisoning;
  • Chronic disease prevention;
  • Health reform;
  • Immunization;
  • Medical professionals;
  • Substance abuse;
  • Teen pregnancy;
  • Tobacco Control.

 

 

4/2015