Project DAWN Class Nov. 15

Richland Public Health is hosting a Project DAWN (Deaths Avoided With Naloxone) training and distribution class on November 15. Through the Project DAWN program, Richland Public Health is able to educate, train and distribute Project DAWN kits to concerned individuals...
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...
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...
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....
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...
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...