The Nash County Health Department offers a variety of health services and programs to residents. It prevents epidemics, injuries and the spread of diseases, as well as protects against environmental hazards. The department also provides emergency preparedness programs. The Nash County Health Department offers public pool and restaurant inspection services. It provides health education related to teen pregnancy prevention, puberty, child birth, traffic safety and nutrition. The Nash County Health Department offers immunization programs and respiratory, physical, occupational and speech therapies. Its additional capabilities include sewage and waste disposal, well protection, sanitation and lead screening. The department operates a home health agency that provides health care and social services to patients and families.