Every South Dakotan Healthy and Strong

The South Dakota Department of Health (SD DOH) strives to promote, protect, and improve the health of all South Dakotans with information, licensing, and more.

For Everyone

Vital Records

Request or amend South Dakota birth, death, marriage, divorce, and stillbirth certificates and records.

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First 1000 Days

The first 1000 days of life, from conception to 24 months, are key to lifelong health and well-being. 

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Bright Start

Join the growing community of moms who found validation, support, and confidence through their Bright Start nurses.

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Healthy Living

Developing healthy habits can be hard. Find tips and information on nutrition, physical activity, mental health, and more.

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