Flu Clinics

Everyone age 6 months and up should get a flu shot. Richland Public Health’s Annual Flu Vaccine Clinics will be October 24 from 3-6 pm at the Richland County Fairgrounds and October 30 from 3-6 pm in the Corley Room (lower level) at Richland Public Health.

Fall Hike for Health

October 19 from 9 am to Noon is this year’s Hike for Health at Gorman Nature Center and Malabar Farm State Park.

Trick or Treat Safety

44 million children will be out trick or treating this Halloween. Richland Public Health is sharing tips about Halloween safety to help adults keep kids out of the emergency room.

Deer-Vehicle Crashes

Deer-Vehicle Crashes increase in Fall. Find out how to avoid a crash and what to do if you have one.

AARP Driver Safety

Our next class is November 13 from 9 am to 1 pm at the Mansfield-Richland County Library Main Branch.

PHAB Accredited

Richland Public Health has achieved national accreditation through the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB) .

WIC Services: Local WIC Offices in Richland and Ashland

The mission of the WIC program is to improve the health status and prevent health problems among Ohio’s at-risk women, infants, and children.

Richland Public Health Is Here For You

See how Richland Public Health can help you or your business.

Emergency Preparedness

Richland Public Health is the lead agency in the event of a county emergency of a biological nature, either through an infectious disease or terrorist threat. But you should also be prepared in case of other emergencies.

Purchase Birth Certificates

Birth certificates will be mailed as soon as possible after ordering. Locally, mail delivery should take one to three days and less than a week out of state depending on your local mail service.

WIC (Women, Infants, Children)

WIC provides nutrition counseling, nutritious foods, help in finding health care, breastfeeding support & education, voter registration, and farmer’s market coupons for fresh fruits & vegetables during the summer months.

Commercial Plumbing Services

The Plumbing Inspection Unit ensures that all commercial and residential plumbing installations are in compliance with the regulations set forth by the Ohio Plumbing Code.

Your Richland Public Health

Our vision is to have the healthiest community possible where residents can enjoy optimal physical, emotional, and environmental health. Our mission is to assess, maintain, and improve the health and safety of the environment and community through quality public health services. Our goal is to prevent the spread of infectious diseases, promote preventative health care and healthy behaviors, and protect against injuries and environmental hazards.

Latest News

Safe Trick or Treat Halloween Tips

Safe Trick or Treat Halloween Tips

Nationally, more than 44 million children will be out trick-or-treating over the Halloween dates stretching from October 21 through October 31. Richland Public Health is sharing the following information about Halloween safety to help adults keep kids out of the...

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Children’s Environmental Health Day

Children’s Environmental Health Day

OCTOBER 10 IS CHILDREN’S ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH DAY October 10 is National Children’s Environmental Health Day, a day to bring awareness to making sure all children live and play in the healthiest environment possible. Today’s children face an epidemic of illnesses and...

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Fall Hike for Health

Fall Hike for Health

2019 FALL HIKE FOR HEALTH IS OCTOBER 19 Richland County, OH — Richland Public Health’s annual “Fall Hike for Health” is Saturday, October 19, at Malabar Farm State Park and Gorman Nature Center in Mansfield. The fall hikes are in their 19th year at Malabar Farm...

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Deer Vehicle Crashes

Deer Vehicle Crashes

DEER-VEHICLE COLLISIONS INCREASE IN THE FALL Richland County, OH — Ohio drivers beware. Your risk of colliding with deer increases in October, according to officials at the Ohio Department of Public Safety (ODPS) and the Ohio State Highway Patrol (OSHP). The increased...

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Flu Clinics

Flu Clinics

Richland Public Health Flu Vaccine Clinics, October 24 and 30 Mansfield, OH — Richland Public Health  recommends everyone age 6 months and older get an influenza (“flu”) vaccine. This recommendation follows Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)...

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Child Passenger Safety Week

Child Passenger Safety Week

Every day in America, millions of parents and caregivers travel with children in their vehicles. While some children are buckled in properly in the correct car seats for their ages and sizes – most are not, if they are buckled up at all. According to the U.S....

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Upcoming Events

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Tue 15

Community Health Screening: Richland Public Health

October 15 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Wed 16

Neighborhood Immunizations

October 16 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Thu 17
Sat 19

Fall Hike for Health

October 19 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm