Community Services

Falls prevention

Did you know that falls are the leading cause of injury related deaths for Ohioans aged 65 or older?
Falls are preventable and the Delaware General Health District is here to help!

Traffic safety

The Delaware General Health District is the lead agency in the Safe Communities/Safe Kids Coalition which works to prevent fatal crashes and save lives.

Obesity prevention

Through a variety of programs, Delaware General Health District is dedicated to preventing obesity in the community.

Healthy communities

Dedicated to your health, the Delaware General Health District strives to educate its residents and enhance the environment where we work, play and live.

Emergency preparedness

The Emergency Preparedness unit is responsible for the Delaware General Health District’s emergency preparedness activities.

Recycling and litter prevention

The Keep Delaware County Beautiful program is an affiliate of Keep America Beautiful, Inc., promoting Delaware County recycling.

Community health data

The Community Health Data division prepares paternity affidavits, death and birth certificate affidavits,
burial permits as well as registers all death and birth events occurring in Delaware County.

Car Seat Safety

Delaware General Health District is committed to educating the public about safe carseats.

Birth and Death Certificates

The Vital Statistics office prepares vital documents for your needs.