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The Muskingum County Safe Community Coalition will launch the National Click It or Ticket Seat Belt Enforcement campaign on Friday, May 22, 2015. In Muskingum County, 45 vehicle occupants died from 2010-2014, and of those 68% were not wearing seatbelts. Learn More

Share the road with motorcycles

The weather is getting warmer, and motorcyclists will be out enjoying it. The Muskingum County Safe Community Coalition is supporting the Share the Road campaign during Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month. Help us make a difference. Learn How

Search New Online Inspection Reports

Now you can access inspection reports related to Muskingum County restaurants, grocery stores, mobile food units, vending machines, public swimming pools & spas, and campgrounds.

Muskingum Moves Needs Your Feedback
Muskingum Moves is a community task force; a partnership between Genesis HealthCare System, Zanesville-Muskingum County Health Department, and Muskingum Recreation Center. Our mission is to support local families through the promotion of healthy events and activities to educate and support healthier lifestyles in Muskingum County. We need your feedback! Click here to complete a short survey. Muskingum Moves is looking for sponsors! For info: hshuster@genesishcs.org. Find us on Facebook & Twitter: Muskingum Moves.

Morning Breastfeeding Cafe is May 20

The Muskingum County Breastfeeding Moms Group meets every month from 10:00am-12:00pm at the Muskingum County WIC at 333 Putnam Avenue. Its a chance for local moms to talk about breastfeeding and other parenting topics. Its also a safe and fun place for babies and toddlers to play. New, expectant & experienced Moms welcome! For more information: 454-5040 or Find us on Facebook: Muskingum County Breastfeeding Moms.

Board of Health Meets May 21

The Zanesville-Muskingum County Board of Health will start its monthly meeting at 6pm on Thursday, May 21, 2015. Regular meetings are held the 3rd Thursday of each month at the health department, 205 N. 7th Street, Zanesville. For information: 454-9741 X 282.  April Board Meeting Minutes

 

National Senior Health & Fitness Day is May 27

Save the date! On the same day across the U.S., over 100,000 older adults will participate in health promotion events at more than 1,000 local organizations. Learn More

Celebrate National Water Safety Month!

In recognition of the popularity of swimming and other water-related recreational, and the resulting need for ongoing public education on safer water practices, the month of May 2015 is National Water Safety Month. Learn More

Evening Breastfeeding Cafe is June 3 New!

The Muskingum County Breastfeeding Moms Group will meet every month from 5:30-7:00pm at the Zanesville-Muskingum County Health Department at 205 N. 7th Street. Its a chance for local moms to talk about breastfeeding and other parenting topics. Its also a safe and fun place for babies and toddlers to play. New, expectant & experienced Moms welcome! For more information: 454-5040 or Find us on Facebook: Muskingum County Breastfeeding Moms.

Parenting Class is June 12

Join us for a FREE Parenting Class every month from 8:30am-12:00pm at Help Me Grow, 333 Putnam Avenue. This month topic is Infant and Child CPR. The first ten parents to register will receive a gift! To register: 450-3275 extension 222 or e-mail hmg@zmchd.org. June Flyer

 

Drug Drop Off Box in Muskingum County Jail Lobby

The DEA has no plans to sponsor more Drug Take Back Days; however, unused or expired medication may be turned in for safe disposal at the Muskingum County Jail Lobby (28 N. 4th Street, Zanesville). The lobby is open 24 hours 7 days a week. Just walk up, press the buzzer, enter the lobby, and drop off medications into the permanent vault. Authorized Collector Flyer How to Dispose of Unused Medicines Learn More

 

Smoking Complaint?

To report a smoking complaint, call 1-866-559-OHIO (6446) or e-mail NoSmoke@odh.ohio.gov. All complaints must be made to the Ohio Department of Health, who then forwards complaints on to our department. Our sanitarians investigate each complaint.    

Free Eye Exam & Glasses if You Qualify

Do you need help paying for an eye exam and/or glasses? We may be able to help, if you do not have Medicaid or other vision insurance. Program Flyers

 

Muskingum County Citizen Alert

Be alerted about emergencies and other important community alerts by signing up for this Notification System sponsored by the Muskingum County Emergency Management Agency. Register for this free service: Muskingum County Citizen Alert

 

Contact Us
Question or comment? Email jenniferh@zmchd.org. We will respond as soon as possible.

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Hours: Monday - Friday, 8am-4:30pm.

 

Revised: 5/18/2015