Special Meeting Announcement

The Perry County Board of Health will have a special meeting to discuss potential locations of the health department on Wednesday August 24, 2016 at 6:00pm. The meeting will be held at the health department’s temporary location: 600 Senior Center Drive New Lexington, Ohio 43764

The Perry County Health Department would like to thank the community and our partners for being so understanding and willing to assist during our transition.

We are currently located at 600 Senior Center Drive in New Lexington (just past the Perry County Senior Center). If you can’t reach us by calling 740-342-5179 please try using the following cell phone numbers:  Nursing 740-684-0004, Nuisance and Landfill &40-621-3235, Septic and Water 740-621-1276, and General Environmental Health 740-684-0124.

Thank you for your patience and understanding!

Perry County Health Department, 600 Senior Center Drive, New Lexington

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The Perry County Health Department provides car seats to eligible low-income families who do not have a car seat for their child or whose child has outgrown their safety seat.
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