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Welcome to the Defiance County General Health District’s website, which offers a range of public health information, tools, and resources. Our mission is "We promote the health and well-being for all people and places in Defiance County."

Welcome to the Defiance County General Health District’s website, which offers a range of public health information, tools, and resources. Our mission is "We promote the health and well-being for all people and places in Defiance County."

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Defiance County General Health District (DCGHD) has achieved national accreditation through the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB).

Click to view the most recent press release, and archived press releases that have been issued by Defiance County Public Health.


The Defiance County Operation and Maintenance Program seeks to monitor private septic systems and educate system owners. Your  system affects your community.

Eat a variety of protein foods such as beans, soy, seafood, lean meats, poultry, and unsalted nuts and seeds. Select seafood twice a week and choose lean cuts of meat and ground beef that is at least 93% lean.

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Defiance County General Health District is excited to announce the release of the 2022 Annual Report.

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Poison happens to people of all ages. That's why Poison Centers are here for EVERYONE. When poison happens, they are here for you.

Save their number 1-800-222-1222

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#ColorectalCancer is one of the most common cancers among men and women, but it can be prevented with routine screening.

Schedule your screening today. https://t.co/ztVE5oXbMl https://t.co/ybZDA5ND77
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Did you miss the first homeowner septic training? Don't worry! You can still attend this Saturday at the Stroede Center for the Arts, 319 Wayne Ave, Defiance, Ohio. Call 419-784-3818 if you have any questions about this training. https://t.co/N5hxdbNI2Q DCGHD photo
A current buzzword, “mindfulness” is just a simple, intentional act of slowing down and absorbing the world around you. Learn how mindfulness can reduce stress here: https://t.co/VcRdZ2w3Hs

#4YourMentalHealth
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DCGHD Annual Reports

Click to view the DCGHD 2020 Annual Report