Health & Social Services

Health Department

The Verona Health Department Includes the Following:

  • Animal Control
  • Clinical Services: Periodic Health Screenings
  • Communicable Disease Control
  • Environmental and Sanitarian Services (Food Licensing)
  • Health Education
  • Immunizations Audits for Schools
  • Medical Transportation
  • Social Services: Information & Referral
  • Vital Statistics: Marriages, Deaths & Births

Ever Taste A Rainbow?

  • This program is funded in part by a grant from the Partners for Health Foundation, which partners to strengthen health and wellness in the Verona area.

Check out the new Safe Routes to School Map!

  • The Safe Routes to School & Beyond Map is funded in part by a grant from the Partners for Health Foundation, which partners to strengthen health and wellness in the Verona area.
  • Click the box in the top left for the map key
  • CG= Crossing Guard Locations
  • Zoom in for a more detailed look & click an icon for a full description

Verona In Motion!:

  • Joggers/walkers are on the road again and children are walking to school. If you are a driver please be aware that people will be out and about. Please be mindful of the following safety tips as you move around Verona.
    • Safety Tips for Pedestrians: Be Safe and Be Seen: Make Yourself visible to drivers!
    • Wear bright/light colored clothing and reflective materials
    • Carry a flashlight when walking at night
    • Cross the street in a well-lit area at night.
    • Stand clear of buses, hedges, parked cars, or other obstacles so drivers can see you
    • Always walk on the sidewalk. If none walk facing traffic
    • Don’t assume vehicles will stop for you.
    • Don’t rely solely on pedestrian signals. Look before you cross the road
    • Be alert to engine noise or backup lights on cars when in parking lots and near on-street parking areas
    • Obey traffic signals such as WALK/DON’TWALK signs
    • Look left, right, and left again before crossing a street
    • Watch for turning vehicles. Make sure the driver sees you and will stop for you.
    • Look across ALL lanes you must cross and visually clear each lane before proceeding. Even if one motorist stops, don’t presume drivers in other lanes can see you and will stop.
    • Don’t wear headphones or talk on cell phones while crossing.
    • PLEASE, NO TEXTING WHILE WALKING!!!!

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