Welcome to the Gallia County Health Department!

Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday   8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

(740) 441-2018 


The Gallia County Health Department, Gallipolis, Ohio,  is a public agency whose purpose is to promote the health of the people and to prevent or control disease through its numerous services.  


The overall mission of the Gallia County Board of Health is the prevention of disease, promotion of optimal health, and the providing of care for the present and future residents of Gallia County.

To reach our mission, we must strive to maintain and protect the health of residents through control of communicable disease, management of the environment, education of the community in health promotion, prevention of illness and chronic disease, and providing health care services in the home and other settings in the community. We have and will continue to implement programs that focus on prevention, identification and detection of early signs of disease, referral, health care continuity, and interagency collaboration. 

News & Events

Annual Report Presentation Available

The Gallia County District Advisory Council met recently for their annual review of the Gallia County Health Department. The presentation is available by clicking HERE.

Restaurant Reports Available Online!

The Gallia County Health Department is now linked to OhioInspections.Org so that our community can see the food inspections for Gallia County and all Ohio counties that use this service. We are excited to be able to provide this service for Gallia County.

Stephanie Carroll Ohio Breastfeeding Peer of the Year!

Congratulations to Stephanie Carroll on being selected as Ohio Lactation Consultant Association's Peer of the Year for 2014. Gallia County is proud to have such a valuable consultant here at our Health Department.

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