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Inclement Weather Information

In case of bad weather, make sure the Health & Nutrition Center is open.

08/12/16 - 08/31/16
August is Immunization Awareness Month!

SCHNC will be hosting an event for local superheroes to raise awareness about childhood immunizations. For more information, Click here! For more information in Spanish, click here!   

09/06/16 - 09/25/16
Strolling for Breastfeeding

Raise Awareness and Support Breastfeeding in the Community! For more information, click here!  For information in spanish, click here! 


Breastfeeding Promotion & Support

Let Surry County's Lactation Team help you achieve your lactation goal by assisting you with your breastfeeding needs. Our free services include hospital, home and clinic visits, telephone counseling, pump rentals, support groups and educational classes.


Our breastfeeding classes are offered each 2nd and 3rd Thursday of the month.

For more information, click here (PDF 143KB); for Spanish (español), click here (PDF 152KB).


You can call the SCHNC’s Lactation Help Line between the hours of 8:15am-5pm.

English & Spanish: 336-401-8452

English: 336-401-8461


The After Hours Lactation Help Line, 336-374-9549, is available, Monday through Friday, between 5 pm and 9:30 pm, and daily on weekends until 9:30 pm.