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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

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.

It’s National Food Safety Education Month! Remember these 4 steps to handle food safely.
1️. Wash
2. Separate
3. Cook
4. Chill

Check out more safety tips to keep you and your family safe. #NFSEM
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Today is Family Health and Fitness Day, so why not pack a healthy snack and take a trip to the park with your little one? By setting a good example, we can help our kiddos form healthy habits for life! https://t.co/g0zPenbUB2 DCGHD photo
🍂🍃 Fall really hit the ground running! Who is enjoying the cooler weather?
❔ What are some of your favorite things about fall?
👇 In the comments below, share some activities you enjoy #4YourMentalHealth during pumpkin spice latte season! https://t.co/71HiCbqOFZ
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Your child’s age might be easy to remember, but do you know their current weight and height? It’s important to keep accurate measurements because as your child grows, their seat requirements change, too. Learn more: https://t.co/3nlCfBcyTm #ChildPassengerSafetyWeek #TheRightSeat https://t.co/IekRcqUTVV DCGHD photo
◼️ DCGHD has a limited supply of flu vaccine for those eligible. Call 419-784-3818 to schedule or check eligibility.
◼️ Many locations in and around Defiance County offer the flu shot and it is covered by insurance! To find a location near you visit: https://t.co/j1UWWsaPAV https://t.co/kAhhaOfXbC
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DCGHD Annual Reports

Click to view the DCGHD 2020 Annual Report