Department of Health Website External Links Policy


The Vermont Department of Health (VDH) provides links to many websites that are not controlled, maintained or regulated by VDH or any organization affiliated with our organization, and as such is not responsible for the content of those websites. Use of information obtained from linked websites in voluntary.

VDH does not control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness, completeness or appropriateness of information contained on a linked website. VDH does not endorse the organizations sponsoring linked websites and does not endorse the views they express or the products/services they offer.

VDH does not guarantee that linked websites comply with Section 508 (Accessibility Requirements) of the Rehabilitation Act.


Hypertext links to outside websites and pages may be removed or replaced at the sole discretion of VDH, at any time without notice.

The Department of Health will determine whether the outside website meets our purpose or for the specified information purposes.

Evaluation of links is based on:

blue arrow bullet image if the website complements existing information

blue arrow bullet image if a website's content is relevant, useful and authoritative for the public

blue arrow bullet image does the recommended website's information appear to be accurate and current

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