Director's Message Welcome to the Two Rivers Public Health Department Website. Our area of service includes Buffalo, Dawson, Franklin, Gosper, Harlan, Kearney and Phelps Counties. It is the 4th largest health department in the state of Nebraska, serving a population of approximately 94, 000 people. The Mission of Two Rivers Public Health Department is to assess and monitor the health status of the district and facilitate the linking of resources to assure health promotion and prevention services are meeting the needs of the public in Buffalo, Dawson, Franklin, Gosper, Harlan, Kearney, and Phelps Counties. - Assurance of health education and services With limited resources and multiple health issues in our district, we strive to assure that our time and resources are targeted to protect and improve the health of the people we serve. Please take time to explore our website and learn more about Two Rivers Public Health Department and the programs and activities that we provide. Please contact us with suggestions that could assist us in making our efforts to serve you more beneficial.