Welcome to the Canton City Health District website where our mission is to prevent the spread of disease, promote healthy practices, and protect the health and well being of all.

Recent News

  • The Board of Health is holding a special Board of Health meeting on Monday, August 1, 2016 at 9:00am at the Board of Health to approve hiring a new employee and the approval of three job descriptions.  Click here for the agenda.
  • The Canton City Health Department is looking for a Medical Director who has the scope of practice to treat infants through older adults. It is a contracted position as detailed by the attached description of duties. If interested, please contact James M. Adams, Health Commissioner (330-489-3231), or Diane Thompson, Director of Nursing (330-489-3322). You can submit curriculum vitae to jadams@cantonhealth.org and cc: dthompson@cantonhealth.org with an attached cover letter. 
  • Click here for monthly Countywide Communicable Disease Reports (Epigram)
  • Click here for the weekly influenza reports. 
  • 2015 Stark County Community Health Assessment
  • Canton-Stark County THRIVE Infant Mortality Project
  • 2014 Strategic Plan
  • The Health Department will be closed on Friday, October 21, 2016 for an all staff health department meeting.

2016 Food Safety Changes

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