Winter Hike for Health is February 9

Free healthy winter hiking at Malabar State Farm Park and Gorman Nature Center from 8 a.m. to Noon.

Hypothermia

Know the signs of hypothermia (dangerously low body temperature) and what you can do to prevent it.

Flu Season Arrives

According to data compiled by Public Health Nursing at Richland Public Health, flu season has arrived in Richland County.

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.

Winter Workouts

Taking your walking workout outside in the winter.

Winter Weather Safety

Richland Public Health has a huge page with Winter Health and Safety Tips for Individuals, Families, Homes, and Vehicles. We included helpful graphics from Weather-Ready Nation.

Health Information Kiosks at M/RC Libraries

Richland Public Health, through a grant provided by the National Network of Libraries of Medicine, is providing internet-connected Health Information Kiosks at all Mansfield/Richland County libraries.

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

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

Hike for Health February 9

Richland Public Health’s “Winter Hike for Health” on Saturday, February 9, will be in two locations. In addition to the traditional hike at Malabar Farm State Park, Gorman Nature Center in Mansfield is joining in the day’s healthy fun. Enjoy the winter wonderland with...

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Hypothermia

Cold weather forecasts for late January and into February include as many as 24 daytime or evening temperatures in the teens or lower. This extreme cold air comes right on top of a possible winter storm starting this weekend (Jan. 19-20, 2019). Richland Public Health...

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Winter Walking Workouts

TAKING YOUR WALKING WORKOUT OUTSIDE IN THE WINTER Walking in the winter offers you a refreshing change of pace. The invigorating cold air can clear your mind and reduce stress, which can be helpful for weight loss. Getting outside during daylight hours also increases...

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Flu Season Arrives

Richland County, OH — According to data compiled by Public Health Nursing at Richland Public Health, flu season has arrived in Richland County. “We have started to see positive test results and hospitalizations due to influenza in the past three weeks,” says Emily...

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Free Crib Program

Richland Public Health and Partnering Agencies to Distribute FREE Cribs through funds provided by Richland County Youth and Family Council Richland County, OH — Richland Public Health and partner agencies are distributing FREE cribs (called Cribettes) to...

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Information Kiosks At Libraries

Richland Public Health, through a grant provided by the National Network of Libraries of Medicine, is providing internet-connected Health Information Kiosks at all Mansfield/Richland County libraries.

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Feb 04

Community Health Screening: The Friendly House

February 4 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Feb 06
Feb 11

Community Health Screening: Madison Branch Library

February 11 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Feb 12

Community Health Screening: Masonic Temple

February 12 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am