Public Health

Maternal Child Health Programs

Healthy Start

Healthy Start of Linn County is a free program to provide information and support to families having their first baby. A family support worker who listens comes to your home during pregnancy and/or after the birth of your first baby. Your home visitor will give you tips on relieving stress, what to expect about your baby's normal development, and ideas on activities to help your baby grow. They can help you with childcare, health and medical care, housing, food, transportation, parent groups and much more.

Services are free and available to Linn County families who are pregnant with their first baby, have given birth to their first baby or are experiencing parenting for the first time.

If you have just had your first baby and have questions please give us a call at:

541-924-6910 for assistance.
Toll free 1-800-304-7468, press 2 for Public Health, then extension 6910 to get assistance.
TDD: 1-800-526-0662
FAX 541-926-8903

Other resources

In addition to these topics, there is a multitude of resources available to you on the Maternal Child Health Link Referral page. The resource categories include:



Office Hours

Most office sites are open Monday through Friday:

8:30 a.m. to noon
1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

You can contact us at the addresses and telephone numbers below or by e-mailing our staff.



Main Office   view map
2730 SE Pacific Blvd
Albany, OR 97321

Telephone: 541-967-3888 (Available 24/7 for communicable disease reporting call 541-750-0090)
FAX: 541-926-2102
Toll free: 1-800-304-7468
TTY/TTD: 1-800-735-2900


Office   view map
1600 S Main St
Lebanon, OR 97355

Telephone: 541-451-5932
FAX: 541-258-5704
Toll free: 1-888-451-2631

Sweet Home

Office   view map
799 Long St
Sweet Home, OR 97386

Telephone: 541-367-3888
FAX: 541-367-2407
Toll free: 1-800-920-7571

Other Resources

Current Oregon Health Hazards
Influenza Updates
Strategic Health Plan
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