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2023 Darke County Community Health Survey

Posted on Aug 28, 2023

Survey link Your opinion matters to us! The Darke County General Health District Community Health Committee will use the results of this survey and other information to identify the most pressing problems which can be addressed through community action. If you have any questions, please call 937-548-4196 ext. 261.

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Stay Healthy at the Fair

Posted on Aug 14, 2023

The Darke County Health Department is preparing to perform food and camping inspections as well as educate the public to keep them safe and healthy during the Great Darke County Fair. While you are at the Fair enjoying funnel cakes, elephant ears, and lemonade, the Darke County Health Inspectors are working diligently behind the scenes to ensure your...

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Mosquito Grant

Posted on Apr 19, 2023

The Darke County Health Department was awarded the 2023 Mosquito Grant from the Ohio EPA for $25,000.  This money will help to purchase larvicide tablets for residents who have standing water, perform contracting services with a professional pesticide applicator to spray adulticide in villages who have requested it, hire a summer employee to set traps in...

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FREE Cribettes

Posted on Feb 15, 2023

We are excited to announce that the Darke County General Health District has partnered with Cribs for Kids to give away FREE cribettes to families in need. Who qualifies? Those who are WIC income eligible and have an infant under the age of one or are in their third trimester of pregnancy. To apply, give us a call at 937-548-4196 ext. 259 The goal of the...

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Septic Service Contracts

Posted on Jul 6, 2022

Service Contracts The Darke County Health Department encourages homeowners to obtain a service contract with a registered service provider. If necessary, however, according to section 3701-29-23 (A) of the Ohio Administrative Code, the board of health may inspect any septic system at any reasonable time.   Question: What is a service contract? Answer:...

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