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FDOH-Hardee County Office Closure for Hurricane Ian

By Lydia George

October 03, 2022

Lydia George

Hardee, Fla. — In the aftermath of Hurricane Ian, Florida Department of Health offices and clinics in Hardee County will remain closed until further notice.

The Wauchula WIC location in Hardee County will remain closed on Monday, October 3, 2022. Wauchula WIC clients can call (863) 519-7542 and follow the prompts for assistance from any of the Polk County WIC locations.

There is a systemwide Boil Water Notice for the City of Wauchula and for the Village of Charlie Creek. Here are the steps to boil/disinfect water: emergency-information-factsheet-boil-water-2022-ver2.pdf (PDF 40kb, opens in new window)

For medical emergencies, please dial 911.

For assistance while the Hardee County Health Department offices and clinics remain closed, please call the Polk County Health Department at (863) 519-7900 or go to Florida Department of Health in Polk


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