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World AIDS Day Events

World AIDS Day Events We join partners to raise awareness, show support, and commemorate those who have died. - learn more

Safe Holiday Toy Shopping

Safe Holiday Toy Shopping Think about toys that help kids stay active and safe tips while you buy. - learn more

Healthy for the Holidays

Healthy for the Holidays Staying active and lowering stress are keys to holiday health. - learn more

Handwashing Week Is getting your young child to wash his/her hands a fight at your house? Try making it fun, until its a habit. - learn more

Family Health History

Family Health History Holidays with family are a good time to talk about health problems that seem to run in the family. - learn more

Buckle Up Every Trip, Every Time

Buckle Up Every Trip, Every Time Before you hit the road for the holiday, make sure you buckle up on every trip – every time. - learn more

Domestic Farm Animal Regulations

Domestic Farm Animal Regulations Information on upcoming changes to the Columbus City Health Code for the domestic animal permit process. - learn more

Are You Covered?

Are You Covered? Health insurance coverage options are now available through the Health Insurance Marketplace. - learn more

Infant Safe Sleep Campaign Launched

Infant Safe Sleep Campaign Launched Columbus Public Health and CelebrateOne release new infant safe sleep campaign is purposefully hard-hitting. - learn more

Are You Prepared for Emergency

Are You Prepared for Emergency Survey of residents to see if you have taken the first steps to being prepared. - learn more

Flu Season

Flu Season Protect yourself and your loved ones this flu season with these key steps. - learn more

Winter Weather: Prepare and Prevent

Winter Weather: Prepare and Prevent Being prepared at home and in your car are the best ways to protect yourselves and your loved ones. - learn more

Ebola Columbus Response and Resources

Ebola Columbus Response and Resources About the Outbreak in West Africa, key resources and local response efforts. - learn more

Thanksgiving 2015 Hours for Services

Thanksgiving 2015 Hours for Services Details of service hours for November 25, 26 and 27, 2015 - learn more


Shigella Because it is passed easily among young children, hand-washing and staying home when sick are key to prevention. - learn more

Columbus Syphilis Outbreak

Columbus Syphilis Outbreak Information about prevention, testing, and treatment - learn more

PrEP Yourself if You Are at Risk for HIV

PrEP Yourself if You Are at Risk for HIV PrEP is a new tool for the prevention of HIV. - learn more

Ebola Information

Ebola Information  Basic facts about the Ebola Virus - learn more

Board of Health Meeting -- 11.13.2015 Columbus Board of Health will meet next Tuesday, 11/17/15, at 2:00 p.m., at 240 Parsons Avenue. - learn more

Public Meeting on New Domestic Farm Animal Regulations Proposed changes include annual permit renewal and inspection and spacing requirements - learn more

City Leaders Get Flu Vaccine -- 10.26.2015 Flu Shots Protect Leaders, Their Families and Community this Entire Flu Season - learn more

Tailgate to Raise Awareness and Fight Infant Mortality -- 10.23.2015 Event on Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015 at New Salem Missionary Baptist Church, Columbus - learn more

Board of Health Meets -- 10.16.2015 Meeting will be Tuesday, 10/20/15, at 2:00 p.m., at 240 Parsons Avenue - learn more

Influenza has Arrived in Central Ohio – Get a Flu Shot Now -- 10.15.2015 FluMist supplies are limited so get a flu shot instead of waiting. - learn more

Columbus Public Health to Offer Low-Cost Rabies Clinic -- 10.7.2015 $10 rabies vaccines for dogs, cats and ferrets on Friday, October 9 from 1-3 - learn more

Drug Drop–Off Day to Protect Families and Environment -- 9.24.2015 Unwanted and Expired Medicines will be Disposed in Safe, Legal and Earth Friendly Way on Sept. 26 - learn more

Three Ohio Cities Teaming Up to Provide Increased HIV Testing -- 9.21.2015 Joint Efforts Part of National Gay Men’s HIV/Awareness Day on September 27 - learn more

Spraying Area Neighborhoods to Prevent West Nile Virus -- 8.18.2015 Two new cases of West Nile Virus diagnosed in Columbus this week, residents asked to protect themselves. - learn more