100 Years of Public Health in Ohio

The week of April 1-7, 2019, is National Public Health Week and Richland Public Health along with other local health departments throughout Ohio are using the week to recognize 100 years of public health.

Severe Spring Weather

March is a great time to prepare for severe spring weather. Planning ahead makes sense; prepare for storms, floods, and tornadoes as if you know in advance they are coming, because in the spring they very likely will.

Free Crib Program for Richland County

Richland Public Health and Partner Agencies are distributing FREE Cribs to qualifying moms and mothers-to-be through funding from Richland County Youth and Family Council.

Walk-in Flu Shots in Our Clinic or call 419-774-4700 for Appointments

Everyone age six months and up needs a flu shot.

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

100 Years of Public Health

100 Years Later: How the Past Made Public Health Matter The week of April 1-7, 2019, is National Public Health Week and Richland Public Health along with other local health departments throughout Ohio are using the week to recognize 100 years of public health. 2019...

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March 11 is World Plumbing Day

MCelebrated every year on March 11, World Plumbing Day is an international event initiated by the World Plumbing Council that recognizes the important role plumbing plays in our health and safety. Every person on the planet is affected by the availability of clean...

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Severe Spring Weather Safety

Ohio Severe Weather Safety Week is March 17-23 Richland County — Ohio’s Severe Weather Safety Week is March 17-23. This is a great opportunity for homes, schools, and businesses to brush up on their knowledge of spring severe weather threats, and to test their safety...

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Births & Deaths Report

Final 2018 Births and Deaths Report from Richland Public Health Mansfield, OH — Richland Public Health has posted the totals for causes of death in 2018 as well as the statistics for births in the county. The birth and death statistics are compiled monthly by the...

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Power Outage Information

RICHLAND PUBLIC HEALTH RETURNED TO FULL SERVICE WITH PHONE AND INTERNET AT 1 P.M. TODAY (Monday, Feb. 25, 2019) Richland County — Richland Public Health has returned to full services following power being restored at 1:00 p.m. Monday. Phones and internet are also back...

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Eggs & Issues

Breakfast with Health Commissioner Martin Tremmel presented by the Richland Area Chamber of Commerce Name: Eggs & Issues Breakfast with Health Commissioner Martin Tremmel Date: February 15, 2019Time: 7:30 AM - 8:45 AM EST Register Now Event Description: Martin...

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Upcoming Events

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Tue 26

AARP Senior Driver Refresher Course

March 26 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Thu 28
Apr 01

Community Health Screening: The Friendly House

April 1 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am