Public Health Programs

Wayne County Public Health

100 E South St.
Corydon, IA 50060

Phone: 641-872-1167


I-Smile™

Dental services for 0–21 or pregnant women. Can also provide assistance with dental insurance and finding a dentist.

Marion County Public Health
2003 N Lincoln
PO Box 152
Knoxville, IA 50138

Phone: 641-828-2238

Website: https://marionph.org

Fax: 641-842-3442


Women, Infant & Children Nutrition Program (WIC)

For children 0–5 years old and women who are pregnant, breastfeeding or just had a baby. This program provides checks to families to purchase baby formula, milk, eggs and other healthy foods.

Marion County Public Health Department (manages this program for Wayne County)
2003 N Lincoln
PO Box 152
Knoxville, IA 50138

Phone: 641-828-2238
State WIC Office: 1-800-532-1579

Website: https://marionph.org

Fax: 641-842-3442


Maternal & Child Health

For children 0–21 years old and women who are pregnant, or just had a baby. This program assists in finding healthcare coverage and healthcare providers or dentists, provides education to promote a healthy pregnancy, evaluates emotional stress and family adjustment to pregnancy and parenting, arranges transportation to medical and dental appointments, provides nutritional education, and a home visit after you deliver you baby.

Marion County Public Health (manages this program for Wayne Co.)
2003 N Lincoln
PO Box 152
Knoxville, IA 50138

Phone: 641-828-2238

Website: https://marionph.org

Fax: 641-842-3442


1st Five Program

For Appanoose, Clarke, Decatur, Jasper, Lucas, Marion, Monroe, Poweshiek, Ringgold & Wayne Counties

1st Five is a public-private partnership bridging primary care and public health services in Iowa. The 1st Five model supports health providers in the earlier detection of social-emotional and developmental delays and family risk-related factors in children birth to 5 and coordinates referrals, interventions and follow-up.

Marion County Public Health (manages this program for Wayne Co.)
2003 N Lincoln
PO Box 152
Knoxville, IA 50138

Phone: 641-828-2238

Website: https://marionph.org

Fax: 641-842-3442

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(641) 828-2238

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2003 N Lincoln St
PO Box 152
Knoxville, IA 50138

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