Environmental Services

Mission Statement


The departmental mission is to provide outstanding services in environmental health and in order to promote wellness and prevent disease in our community. This will be accomplished through the intellectual use of human resources, technology, education and common sense.

Important Notice


The City of DeSoto Health Department only offers environmental health-related services. For medical and immunization services, contact your family physician or the Dallas County Health Department.

Below are helpful phone numbers and websites:

Dallas County Health Department Services, Region 2/3
Ph: 214.819.2000

Texas Department of State Health 
Ph: 817.264.4500
 
 

Tip of the Month

September 19, 2016


A record number of people in Dallas County have been sickened from an infection caused by consuming unpasteurized cheese, health officials said. 

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