Office of STD

Mother's with their children


We envision healthy Georgia communities free of Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs).


To prevent STDs by providing quality intervention strategies, programmatic support, and education to all throughout the state of Georgia.  

Purpose of The State STD Office:

For a snapshot of the STD Program (PDF)  Download this pdf here

Prevention Strategies

State Program Efforts

Local Program Efforts 

  • Provide statewide STD Surveillance
  • Develop program policies and procedures
  • Provide technical assistance
  • Contribute to workforce development
  • Produce and implement health education and health promotions initiatives
  • Support public health clinics with STD testing and treatment.                      
  • ​Conduct local STD surveillance
  • Provide contact tracing and partner services
  • Facilitate linkages to STD clinical services
  • Perform health education                                                                              

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Contact Us

Office of STD
Georgia Department of Public Health
2 Peachtree St. NW, 13th Floor
Atlanta, GA 30303
877-783-4374 (Office)
404-657-3133 (Fax)

Page last updated 02/28/2019