Penn & Teller have an interesting visual on the importance of vaccinating your children to protect them from illness and infectious diseases.

The Vero Family urges you to get your children vaccinated to protect them from illness and infectious diseases.

Back-to-School Immunizations

Richland Public Health is reminding parents of students just starting Kindergarten, those entering seventh grade, and those entering high school that certain shots are required.

Prevent Mosquitoes

Prevent Mosquito breeding grounds by removing standing water around your property. Protect yourself and your family from disease-spreading mosquitoes.

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

School Zone & Bus Safety

School Zone & Bus Safety

Watch Your Speed; Know What To Do Around Buses Richland Public Health is issuing a reminder for drivers to be cautious driving in school zones and around school buses. Some schools in Richland County have already returned to session and almost all will have begun by...

read more
Immunization Awareness

Immunization Awareness

It’s National Immunization Awareness Month! Is Your Family Up to Date on Vaccines? August is National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM). This annual observance highlights the importance of getting recommended vaccines throughout your life. You have the power to...

read more
Back-to-School Vaccines

Back-to-School Vaccines

Richland Public Health is reminding parents of students just starting Kindergarten, those entering 7th grade, and those entering high school that certain shots are required.
read more
Measles Detected in Ohio

Measles Detected in Ohio

FROM THE OHIO DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, Columbus, July 12, 2019 Ohio Department of Health (ODH) Director Amy Acton, MD, MPH has confirmed the state’s first measles case of 2019. The young adult from Stark County recently traveled to a state with confirmed measles cases....

read more
Dr. Julie Chaya Webinar

Dr. Julie Chaya Webinar

Dr. Julie Chaya, Director of Community Health and Prevention Sciences at Richland Public Health is hosting a national webinar through the National Network of Libraries of Medicine. The webinar Promoting Public Health through the Public Library will take place...

read more

Upcoming Events

« Aug 2019 » loading...
M T W T F S S
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
9
10
11
16
18
19
23
24
25
26
27
29
30
1
Wed 28

Neighborhood Immunizations

August 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sat 31

Tire Amnesty Day

August 31 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sep 04
Sep 04

Neighborhood Immunizations

September 4 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm