The mission of the Defiance County General Health District is to prevent disease, promote and protect the health of the Defiance County community.

On March 1, 2015, the health district is launching a voluntary program to recognize food service operations and retail food establishments that excel in food safety. The 2014 Gold Star Award Recipients have been reviewed and have been placed on this acknowledgement form.

Interested in helping your community? The health district coordinates the Defiance County Medical Reserve Corps, which is a community based, civilian driven program that engages volunteers to help strengthen the public health infrastructure. For more information, please click on the image above.

Thinking about taking a CPR or first aid? The health district offers the American Heart Association first aid and CPR class for new certification and recertification. To schedule your American Heart Association first aid and CPR class, please click on the image above for dates or call (419) 784-3818.