The Van Wert County Health Department is a Combined Health District that proudly serves the residents of Van Wert City and Van Wert County, Ohio. Our primary functions are to prevent epidemics and the spread of disease, protect against environmental hazards, prevent injuries, promote and encourage healthy behaviors, respond to disasters and assist our community in recovery, and assure the quality and accessibility of health services. We encourage you to visit the various areas of our website to learn about the many resources we provide to our community.
To prevent food borne illness and protect public health, it is required to license and inspect all Food Service Operations (FSOs) and Retail Food Establishments (RFEs) including restaurants, grocery stores, food booths at the fair, carry-outs, and vending locations.
September 20 @ 8:20 am - 11:20 am
September 20 @ 1:00 pm - 3:40 pm
October 2 @ 8:20 am - 11:20 am
October 2 @ 1:00 pm - 3:40 pm
October 4 @ 8:20 am - 11:20 am
- Did You Know? - August 2018 August 13, 2018One in seven babies born to mothers with confirmed or possible Zika during pregnancy had health problems, such as hearing and vision problems.
- Did You Know? - July 2018 July 6, 2018Topics: Swimming in untreated water, disability and health, data on social determinants of health, Zika awareness
- Did You Know? - June 2018 June 7, 2018Topics: Latent TB, pet safety, youth risk behavior, suicide prevention, arthritis and overweight