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Bureau of Personal Health

Maternal And Child Health (MCH) Promotion

Contact persons: Tricia Barish, RN, CCE, CBC, BS-Ed at 267-580-3526.

Home and/or office visits to: high risk infants and children, pregnant and postpartum women, high risk families needing improved parenting skills, children and young adults with Phenylketonuria (PKU), and families with Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS).

Maternal Child Health Informational Flyer

  • Women, Infants And Children Nutrition Program
  • Children's Immunizations Clinics
  • MCH Home Visiting Program
  • Sun Safety for Kids
  • Injury Prevention
    • Bike Safety
    • Home Safety Check
    • Child Passenger Safety
    • Pet Safety

Women, Infants And Children (WIC) Nutrition Education Program
WIC provides education and supplemental foods, which promote good health for pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women, infants and children up to age five. WIC services are free however you must financially qualify and be a resident of Pennsylvania.
More information on WIC

WIC Clinic Schedule

Children's Immunization Clinics
Free vaccines are provided by the Bucks County Health Department, to protect children from various diseases. Eligible children live in Bucks County and are one month through eighteen years of age.

PLEASE NOTE

In accordance with new State law, your child will have a grace period of only five days to obtain all required vaccines for admission to school, or they will be excluded from school attendance.  Bucks County Immunization Clinics are for children who are uninsured, underinsured, or who qualify for medical assistance. Click on the link below for our updated 2019 Immunization Clinic schedule.
 

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic Immunization Clinics have been cancelled for the remainder of 2020.

What Vaccines do you need? Information from the CDC

CDC Vaccine Information Children 0-6 years old

CDC Vaccine Information Children 7-18 years old

CDC Vaccine Information Adults

For more information, go to: www.bucksimmunize.com

For information about vaccines go to: www.cdc.gov/nip

Home Safety Check
A member of the BCDH Nursing staff will evaluate your home, in conjunction with a MCH visit,  to check for safety hazards for children under age 5. Each participant receives a personalized report with suggestions for their home.

Contact Persons

Rita Zielinski, RN, BSN
Nursing Supervisor Doylestown
rrzielinski@buckscounty.org

 

Tricia Barish, RN, CCE, CBC, BS-Ed
Nursing Supervisor Levittown
Perinatal Hepatitis B Program
MCH Home Visiting Program
tcbarish@buckscounty.org





267-580-3526

Mary Wolf, RD
Director, WIC Program
mhwolf@buckscounty.org



215-345-3828



Bucks County Health Department
Administrative Office

Neshaminy Manor Center, Building K
1282 Almshouse Road
Doylestown, PA 18901
Main HD Line: 215-345-3318
Hours: Monday thru Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Central Bucks District Office
Neshaminy Manor Center, Building K
1282 Almshouse Road, 1st Floor
Doylestown, PA 18901
Environmental: 215-345-3336
Personal Health: 215-345-3344
Department Fax: 215-340-8456
Hours: Monday thru Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
   
Lower Bucks District Office
Bucks County Government Services Center - Lower Bucks
7321 New Falls Road
Levittown, PA 19055
Phone: 267-580-3510
Fax: 215-949-5819
Hours: Monday thru Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm 
Upper Bucks District Office
Bucks County Government Services Center - Upper Bucks
261 California Road
Quakertown, PA 18951
Phone: 215-529-7000
Fax: 215-529-7032
Hours: Monday thru Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm