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Public health encompasses a variety of functions and services that protect the health of the community and help residents live longer, healthier, happier lives. This includes:

  • Connecting citizens to community health services
  • Developing policies to promote a healthy community
  • Educating our community about public health issues
  • Enforcing all applicable public health laws, ordinances and regulations
  • Evaluating current community health
  • Monitoring, identifying and investigating potential disease threats
  • Partnering with other community organizations to address local health issues

Click on the categories below to find out more information on public health issues affecting Allen County residents.