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We are here to serve the citizens of Shelby County by protecting and improving the health of the community, and preventing disease by providing surveillance, education and service programs.

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202 West Poplar Street
Sidney, OH 45365
Fax: 937-498-7013


Hours: Monday-Friday
7:30 am – 4:00 pm
Emergency After Hours
Number: 937-498-1111

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Sidney-Shelby County Health Department


  • Healthy Practices
  • Healthy People
  • Healthy Places


       The Sidney-Shelby County Health Department works to prevent illness, promote health, and protect those who live, work, and visit our community.


  • Intergrity- Demonstrating the highest ethical and professional standards using honest communications and actions.
  • Collaboration- Developing and maximizing relationships to improve access and health outcomes in the community. 
  • Accountability- Responsible planning and management of human and financial resources. 
  • Respect- Showing courtesy and understanding for all with whom we interact. 
  • Excellence- Setting and striving to achieve the highest standards of public health service through innovation and demonstration of outcomes.      

What is Public Health?

Public Health is an essential part of any community.  The ultimate goal is to improve the health of the community through prevention, promotion and protection.

Learn more at the
What is Public Health

2021 Ohio Sunshine Laws 

Your Local Health Department At a Glance

Sidney-Shelby County Health Department - Public Health

Birth and Death Records
Emergency Preparedness
Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)

Environmental Health

* Food Service / Retail Food
* Nuisances / Housing
* Ohio Smoke Free Workplace
* Private Water System
* Public Swimming Pools
* Rabies
* RV / Combined / Resident Camps
* Schools
* Sewage Treatment Systems
* Solid Waste
* Tattooing and Body Piercing


* Bureau for Children with Medical Handicaps (BCMH)
* Communicable Disease Control
* Health Promotion
* Help Me Grow Home Visiting
* Immunizations
* School Health