Tarrant County Public Health


We provide services to promote, achieve and maintain a healthy standard of living for Tarrant County residents. Tarrant County Public Health offers a scope of services with a staff of more than 500 public health professionals.

Our web pages are continually updated to provide the most current information and statistics regarding health threats in Tarrant County.


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Tarrant County Public Health Call Center

(8 a.m. - 6 p.m. Monday - Friday)


1101 S. Main St., Ft. Worth, Texas 76104
Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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Latest News

Sick Teddy Bear With Pediatric Flu Death

Tarrant County Public Health Confirms First Pediatric Flu Death of 2023-2024 Season

February 8, 2024 - Tarrant County Public Health has confirmed the first pediatric flu death of this season. This is the first reported pediatric flu death in Tarrant County since the 2019-2020 season.

Inspector speaking with mobile food unit operator during inspection.

New State Law Affects Mobile Food Unit Operators in Tarrant County

August 29, 2023 - A new appointment process has been implemented by Tarrant County Public Health to make permitting easy and convenient for mobile food unit operators in Tarrant County.

Tarrant County Public Health: Prioritizing Concerns to Build Plans for the Future

July 21, 2023 - We are inviting people to contribute to the 2022-2023 Community Health Assessment and help us decide what health issues are important to the community. We will use that input to address health needs and build a plan to improve the health of the Tarrant County community.