Community Health Surveying to Start

Delaware, Oh. – The Partnership for a Healthy Delaware County is asking residents to check their mailbox this week as they start surveying Delaware County residents as part of a community health assessment process. The Partnership is working closely with the Hospital Council of Northwest Ohio and researchers at the University of Toledo to conduct the [...]

October 28th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments


Delaware, Oh. – The Ohio Department of Public Safety’s (ODPS) Ohio Traffic Safety Office (OTSO) awarded $$41,999.50 in federal traffic safety funding to the Delaware Public Health District’s traffic safety coalition Safety Awareness for Everyone Delaware County (SAFE) for federal fiscal year 2022. The funds are passed through OTSO from the National Highway Traffic Safety [...]

October 18th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Drive Sober Enforcement Campaign to Kick Off

The SAFE Delaware County Coalition will kick off the annual “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” enforcement campaign on Friday, Aug. 27 starting at 1pm at Concord Township Fire Station located at 7990 Dublin Road, Delaware, OH.  This year’s event will feature Delaware County resident, Rob Nicolosi, who will share his perspective on impaired drivers [...]

August 25th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Mosquito Fogging to Occur in City of Powell

The Delaware Public Health District is informing residents within the City of Powell that mosquito fogging will occur on Monday, Aug. 23 as a result of a mosquito collection trap testing positive for West Nile virus. The Heath District’s Residential Services Unit will fog the area of the city that is west of SR 315, east of Sawmill Parkway, north of [...]

August 20th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|1 Comment

Mosquito Fogging to Occur in City of Delaware

The Delaware Public Health District is informing residents within the City of Delaware that mosquito fogging will occur on Monday, August 16 as a result of two mosquito collection traps testing positive for West Nile virus.   The Heath District’s Residential Services Unit will fog the area of the city that is west of the Olentangy River. Fogging will [...]

August 13th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|2 Comments

Health Commissioner’s COVID-19 Community Update

August 12, 2021 Dear Community, We are so appreciative of what you all are doing to protect yourself, your loved ones, friends, and community during this pandemic.  It has been a hard road to travel and, unfortunately, it looks like it’s going to be a little longer. As you know, COVID-19 cases are increasing across [...]

August 12th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|6 Comments

August is Breastfeeding Awareness Month

August is Breastfeeding Awareness Month, and World Breastfeeding Week (WBW) will be celebrated Aug. 1-7 this year. Breastfeeding has many known health benefits for mother and baby and is widely accepted as an effective strategy to promote positive health outcomes for both mothers and their babies. Research suggests that breastfeeding is a key factor in [...]

August 5th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Health District, EMA Releases Phase 1B Vaccine Distribution Details

DELAWARE, Oh. – The Delaware Public Health District with assistance from the Delaware County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management are partnering to lead county-wide efforts to vaccinate eligible residents against COVID-19.  Starting next week, providers registered in Delaware County will receive a limited supply of doses for specific populations identified in Ohio's Phase 1B. "It is extremely important [...]

January 14th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|16 Comments