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

Scioto Township Public Drive-Thru Flu Clinic: Oct. 31

  DELAWARE, Oh. – The Delaware General Health District will be offering an opportunity to get your flu vaccination on Saturday Oct. 31, 2020 from 10am - 11:30am at Scioto Township Hall located at 3737 Ostrander Road in Ostrander. Pre-registration appointments are available and walk-up and drive-ins will be accepted. In addition, face masks, hand [...]

October 26th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Delaware County Fairgrounds Drive-Thru Flu Clinic: Oct. 21

  DELAWARE, Oh. – The Delaware General Health District will be offering an all-day opportunity to get your flu vaccination on Wednesday Oct. 21, 2020 from 9am to 7pm at the Delaware County Fairgrounds.  The Health District is introducing the "Flu Fast Pass" this year, which allows attendees to pre-register online and go straight to [...]

October 9th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|1 Comment

Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Campaign Set to Launch

DELAWARE, Oh.  -  With Americans set to celebrate the upcoming Labor Day weekend, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is reminding everyone about the dangers of drinking and driving. This Labor Day weekend, NHTSA will join the SAFE Delaware County Coalition in spreading the word about impaired driving dangers and [...]

August 17th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

August is Breastfeeding Awareness Month

Communities Need to Work Together to Provide Support for Breastfeeding Mothers DELAWARE, Oh. – August is Breastfeeding Awareness Month in Ohio and Aug. 1-7 is World Breastfeeding Week (WBW). The last week in August is celebrated as Black Breastfeeding Week. Research suggests that breastfeeding is a key modifiable factor for disease for both mothers and [...]

August 3rd, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Mosquito Fogging to Occur Due to Suspect Encephalitis Case

DELAWARE, Oh. – The Delaware General Health District is informing residents within the City of Delaware that mosquito fogging will occur on Wednesday, July 29 due to a suspect case of the mosquito-borne disease La Crosse Encephalitis. The Heath District’s Residential Services Unit will fog the area of the city that is west of the Olentangy River. Fogging will [...]

July 27th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Delaware County Reaches Alert Level Red

Delaware, OH  – Delaware County was upgraded today to a Level 3 on the Ohio Public Health Advisory System, meaning Delaware County has met four of the seven indicators resulting in a red alert level. Under Level 3, residents are to use the same guidelines as Levels 1 and 2 along with all current health orders, [...]

July 16th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|7 Comments