OUR PROGRAMS
Preventative Services

We strive to offer services in support of our Board priorities and our agency mission of fostering, protecting and improving the health of our residents and our community. Appointments are available for most preventative services.

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Community Services

Our staff focuses on preventing chronic diseases such as heart disease, cancer, diabetes, stroke and others, and offers technical assistance, coordination of services, programming, policy development and more to ensure that our community is healthy and well.

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Environmental Services

Our Environmental Health Division consists of a staff of dedicated and professional people who work every day to assure the citizens of the Health District have a safe and healthy environment where they can live, work and play.

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August is National Minority Donor Awareness Month! Did you know minorities make up 60% of those awaiting an organ transplant? Shared ethnicity increases the likelihood that organ donors and patients match. Together, we can diversify the donor pool so everyone on the transplant waiting list can have a second chance at life. Register as an organ, eye, and tissue donor today at organdonor.gov/sign-up. ... See MoreSee Less

August is National Minority Donor Awareness Month! Did you know minorities make up 60% of those awaiting an organ transplant? Shared ethnicity increases the likelihood that organ donors and patients match. Together, we can diversify the donor pool so everyone on the transplant waiting list can have a second chance at life. Register as an organ, eye, and tissue donor today at organdonor.gov/sign-up.

Our SAFE Delaware Coalition is kicking-off the annual Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign this Friday!This Friday, we'll be at Jon Peterson Memorial Plaza to recognize the annual #DriveSoberorGetPulledOver campaign with feature comments by Delaware County Assistant Prosecutor Payton Elizabeth Thompson along with our “Fatal Vison Goggle” activities for public and media participation.

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delawarehealth.org/2022/08/23/safe-announces-2022-drive-sober-or-get-pulled-over-campaign-kick-off-event
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Our SAFE Delaware Coalition is kicking-off the annual Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign this Friday!

We'll be at People In Need, Inc. on August 31 where first-dose COVID-19 vax recipients can receive a $100 Visa gift card! For more info on future community clinics, visit DelawareHealth.org/getvaxxedforcash! ... See MoreSee Less

Well be at People In Need, Inc. on August 31 where first-dose COVID-19 vax recipients can receive a $100 Visa gift card! For more info on future community clinics, visit DelawareHealth.org/getvaxxedforcash!

Bridges Community Action Partnership has a new program to help people obtain important documents, like birth certificates! If you need help, reach out to them at (740) 369-3184! ... See MoreSee Less

Bridges Community Action Partnership has a new program to help people obtain important documents, like birth certificates! If you need help, reach out to them at (740) 369-3184!

We provide the training and tools to reverse an opioid overdose. Be Prepared. Get Naloxone. Save a life. Call (740) 368-1700 or email hburleson@delawarehealth.org! ... See MoreSee Less

We provide the training and tools to reverse an opioid overdose. Be Prepared. Get Naloxone. Save a life. Call (740) 368-1700 or email hburleson@delawarehealth.org!

It's National Immunization Awareness Month! And with most schools going back this week, we want make sure that all school-aged children are up to date on their recommended routine vaccines! If your kiddo needs an vaccine, call us at (740) 368-1700 or visit delawarehealth.org/immunizations. ... See MoreSee Less

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