Welcome to the Ashland County Health Department!
OUR VISION STATEMENT-
HEALTHY PEOPLE, HEALTHY ENVIRONMENT, HEALTHY COMMUNITY
OUR MISSION STATEMENT-
WE STRIVE TO PROMOTE OPTIMAL HEALTH FOR INDIVIDUALS AND FAMILIES OF THE ASHLAND COMMUNITY THROUGH PUBLIC HEALTH EDUCATION, PREVENTION OF DISEASE AND INJURY, AND RESPONSE TO PUBLIC HEALTH CHALLENGES.
The Ashland County Health Department will be closed on Thursday, November 26th and Friday, November 27th in observance of Thanksgiving.
1. The Ashland County Board of Health will hold a special meeting on November 19, 2020 at 7:00pm to go into executive session: Pursuant to Section 121.22 of ORC- Regarding the appointment, employment, dismissal, discipline, promotion, demotion or compensation.See Press Release in response to this meeting.
2.Staff illness and recent power outages have forced some unexpected needs to shift our onsite hours of business. We are very grateful for the patience and understanding these past couple of weeks. We are resuming regular business hours as quickly as we can. Please call ahead to be sure that your department of need is open at the time you will be arriving. 419-282-4357. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused.
3. Our phones are intermittently up and down today (11/18/2020), we will update here as soon as our service is restored. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause, we will post once services are restored.
4. Due to the current circumstances of this pandemic, we ask that you call ahead and make an appointment (419-282-4231) to purchase a birth or death certificate so that we can be sure to process your request in a timely and safe manner. If you have to leave a voice mail in any of our divisions, including Vital Statistics, Environmental Health (which includes sewer and water), Food and Nursing, please give us 24 hours to return your call. We appreciate your patience during this time.