Washtenaw County Public Health
Parents or guardians opting out of the vaccinations required for their child or children to attend childcare or school, must now request a waiver from their local public health department. Waivers are ONLY required for children in licensed childcare programs, preschool, kindergarten, 7th grade or new to a school district. To schedule an appointment in Washtenaw County, please call 734-544-6700.
Washtenaw County Public Health and Food Gatherers are now offering healthy food distribution on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month. The next distribution dates are September 9 and September 23 from 2-3:30 pm.
The Ypsilanti Mobile Farm Stand will be here selling fresh fruits and vegetables on Fridays from 10am to 1pm. Farm Stand Fridays will run through October.
We are excited to announce that we have been awarded national accreditation through the Public Health Accreditation Board! Washtenaw County Public Health is the fourth local public health department in the state to achieve this status.
We're celebrating a mother’s right to breastfeed by honoring exemplary local businesses with Breastfeeding Friendly Business Awards. The 2015 awards ceremony is Aug 21.