Located in Beaumont, Texas, the Beaumont Public Health Department offers a variety of medical care programs and services for individuals and communities. It conducts training on topics related to nursing, nutrition and health promotion for students. The department also offers a communicable disease control program that includes investigation and inspection services for the detection of tuberculosis and sexually transmitted diseases. It provides immunization services to protect children and adults against infectious diseases. The department also conducts physical development assessment and laboratory screening services. The Beaumont Public Health Department issues kennel licenses and offers vaccination and dead animal removal services. It also offers supervision, medical management and emergency health care services. The department provides birth and death certificates. The Beaumont Public Health Department also offers a nutritional program that includes breast-feeding support and referral services for women.