Ask Health

Welcome to the AskHealth page for the Howard County Health Department. In order to have your inquiry addressed by the correct program, please select the desired service using the "Desired Service" selection box below. If you do not know which program should respond to your inquiry, please select “Other” and provide additional information in the message box.

This form is not intended for emergency use. 

For emergencies, call 9-1-1; for non-emergencies, the Howard County Police Department can be reached at 410-313-2200. 

*** If you believe you have an illness related to eating bad food or food product, please call our Bureau of Environmental Health immediately at 410-313-1772.  After business hours, leave a message with your information including a call-back number, and we will contact you first thing the next business day. ***