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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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Immunizations

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Birth & Death Records

Please Let Us Know How We Are Doing By Completing The Survey Below


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

Does Place Matter? The Defiance County Health Equity Report includes the nice census tracts within an analyzes indicators involved in health equity.


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


Defiance County Health Department along with Defiance County School Districts announced additional school quarantine options.

For more information on “Mask to Stay” and “Test to Play” visit https://t.co/fIX1yBwbOs https://t.co/QSoPXUemEt
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Halloween is full of tricks and treats but let’s make sure this Halloween is a little extra sweet on the streets with 5 Halloween safety tips. 🎃👻🎃 https://t.co/Kwd179DCtL DCGHD photo

Check your home🏡 for possible lead exposure areas.
🚫There is no safe levels of lead exposure. Babies and young children are at greatest risk. #leadpoisoning #LeadFreeKids

The good news is that childhood lead poisoning is preventable. Learn more at: https://t.co/sKoqdZDdFj https://t.co/I63L114pk5
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With the rain we have received so far, remember to use caution when driving and steer clear of flooded roads. Turn Around, Don't Drown https://t.co/2yyd7p09Fd DCGHD photo

October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month 💙💛 This month we celebrate the many talents of people with Down syndrome and their incredible accomplishments. Learn more about Down syndrome: https://t.co/MhYn7aik6m https://t.co/M90oL1rDyw DCGHD photo

You have more influence on your teen than you may think. Talk to your teen about the rules and responsibilities involved in driving https://t.co/R6l4yfr0Tc https://t.co/26mhATgMm6 DCGHD photo
Click to view the DCGHD 2020 Annual Report
Click to view the DCGHD 2020 Annual Report