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

Flood Cleanup Information

The Ohio Department of Health has issued guidance on cleanup for Well Water Users and cleanup of Flooded Septic Systems. Please contact us at 740-441-2018 if you have any questions regarding water use during floods.

We Want Your Tires!

Gallia County Health Department has room for about 200 more tires on our trailer. If you have old tires laying around, bring your tires to us for free disposal.

Monday-Friday 8:30 am– 3:30 pm

Call 740-441-2018 to schedule an appointment for drop-off.


Safe & Healthy Swim Week

Pools, waterparks, hot tubs/spas, splash pads, and water playgrounds are great places to have fun, be active, or just relax. Having fun while you swim this summer means knowing how to stay healthy and safe while enjoying the water!

More News...

Calendar View All


Connect With Us: