Public Health




Prepare, Plan, Stay Informed

One of the role's of the Trempealeau County Health Department is to ensure that you are informed and prepared for public health emergencies in Trempealeau County. We are working with other state and local public health agencies to best prepare for public health threats, such as bioterrorism, infectious disease outbreaks, and other public health threats.

In the event of a public health emergency, Health Department staff can be reached during business hours at (715) 538-2311 ext. 220. For emergencies during non-business hours, please call 911.

Informational Links:

The Wisconsin Unknown Substance Protocol is a tool for first responders and public health to deal with an unknown substance (e.g. "white powder", unknown liquid, "suspicious" package, etc.) that pay pose a risk.

Division of Public Health letter to First Responders and Public Health
Unknown Substance Protocol
Wisconsin Flood Toolkit
Tips for Flooded Wells

CDC Floods Information: English or Spanish
Flood Resources: English or Spanish

How to Get ready for an Emergency at Work: English or Spanish
How to get ready for Floods: English or Spanish
How to get ready for a Heat Wave: English or Spanish
How to get ready for Power Outages: English or Spanish
How to get ready for a Winter Storm : English or Spanish
How to keep yourself Safe from H1N1: English or Spanish

Get Ready Materials provided by

Room 226
36245 Main Street
P.O. Box 67
Whitehall, WI 54773

(715) 538-2311 ext. 220
(715) 538-4861


Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Closed Major Holidays

Barb Barczak
Director of Public Health
Health Officer
Trempealeau County