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....
AARP Driver Safety Class

AARP Driver Safety Class

The AARP Driver Safety Program, sponsored by Richland Public Health, will have a class on Tuesday, September 24. The class will be in the Corley Room (lower level, rear parking lot, back entrance) at Richland Public Health, 555 Lexington Ave., Mansfield. The AARP...
Narcan Training

Narcan Training

Richland Public Health is hosting two Project DAWN (Deaths Avoided With Naloxone) training and distribution classes in September. Through the Project DAWN program, Richland Public Health is able to educate, train and distribute Project DAWN kits to concerned...
Preparedness Month

Preparedness Month

National Preparedness Month (NPM*) is recognized each September to promote family and community disaster and emergency planning now and throughout the year. It’s an opportunity to remind us that we all must prepare ourselves and our families for when an emergency...
PHAB Accredited

PHAB Accredited

Richland Public Health Awarded National Accreditation Through the Public Health Accreditation Board PHAB-Accredited Health Departments Demonstrate the Capacity to Serve their Communities Well Mansfield, OH —  Richland Public Health announced today that it has...
Tire Amnesty Day

Tire Amnesty Day

Richland Public Health Announces Tire Amnesty Day Mansfield, OH — Richland Public Health, in partnership with Richland County Solid Waste Authority, is sponsoring a “Richland County Tire Amnesty Day.” Richland County residents can dispose of up to ten (10) passenger...
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...
Back-to-School Vaccines

Back-to-School Vaccines

All Day Walk-In Back-to-School Immunizations at Richland Public Health It may be hard to believe, but the start of school is less than a month away. Included in planning is making sure your children are up-to-date on their required immunizations. Richland Public...
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....