Defiance County Public Health Reports
Defiance County General Health District develops different reports through planning committees, workgroups, and community involvement. These reports highlight the overall health equity of Defiance County. View the different reports below for more information.
Defiance County General Health District continues work towards the vision of “A Healthy and Safe Defiance
County”. With a mission of promoting and protecting the health and well-being of all people and places in Defiance County; DCGHD focuses on our core
values of Educating, Colloboration, Empowering, Respect, and Making a Difference.
Defiance County Community Health Needs Assessment
The Defiance County Health Needs Assessment encompasses health beliefs, perceptions and practices of residents of Defiance County to take a close look at the health of the residents as well as the issues that affect their health status.
Defiance County Community Health Improvement Plan
The Community Health Improvement Plan was developed by the Defiance County Health Partners to identify the priority health issues, establish goals, strategies and available resources to resolve health issues in Defiance County.
The strategic planning process was completed over the course of three (3) sessions. Defiance
County General Health District (DCGHD) used input from a cross section of DCGHD department
members to determine the strategic direction for the agency.