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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."

Quick Links

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CH homepage
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WIC homepage

Immunizations

birth records

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.

🌪️ Prepare for a weather emergency by discussing your emergency plan with your family, friends or household.
🌩️ Find tips on how to Make a Plan at: https://t.co/tZV7yHuk13

#WeatherAware #BePrepared https://t.co/73UHqfLukD
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Breastmilk gives babies the nutrients they need to develop their mind and body. The @AmerAcadPeds recommends breastfeeding for the first 6 months and can continue for at least 2 years. Have questions about breastfeeding? Call the Ohio Breastfeeding Hotline at 888-588-3423. https://t.co/vXzod71JBl DCGHD photo
Ever "wake up on the wrong side of the bed"?
Positive sleep habits can produce positive mental health outcomes.
If you have been staying up too late, try to go to bed earlier - you may wake up recharged and refreshed! https://t.co/rjgK2xJ6PI
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Being Active in your community can have a positive effect on your health habits and create opportunities to connect. What are some of your favorite things to do in our community?
Share ways to connect in the comments below 👇 https://t.co/N7zXR7cq94
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On the road again 🎶
Just can't wait to get on the road again 🎵
Packing food for a road trip or picnic?
Follow these food safety tips for food on the move.
#FoodSafety https://t.co/6vGjyT5zZV
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Today's BINGO prompt is "Challenge Yourself to a 30-Minute Workout"
How is everyone doing with their BINGO card?!?
Research shows that even a 30-minute workout can improve symptoms of stress, anxiety, and depression.
Try a walk, bike ride, or some weed pulling around the house! https://t.co/I7VzdzCt1n
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DCGHD Annual Reports

Click to view the DCGHD 2020 Annual Report