Board of Health
The Board of Health works to identify public health problems and concerns in the community, establish health priorities and advise the Board of Commissioners and Washtenaw County Health Department on issues and possible solutions.
Contact the Health Department.
The Washtenaw County Health Department main offices and clinics are located in the Washtenaw County Human Services Building in Ypsilanti. Our Environmental Health Division is located in the Western County Service Center in Ann Arbor.
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) is a state law that regulates and sets requirements for the disclosure of public records by all "public bodies" in the state.
Washtenaw County Health Department envisions a healthy community where every resident has the opportunity to achieve optimal health and well-being.
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Jobs & Internships
Find open positions with the Health Department.
Laws, Regulations & Fees
These are laws, ordinances and regulations that Washtenaw County Health Department has the duty to enforce, as well as a link to our Environmental Health applications and fees.
The Medical Examiner investigates sudden, violent, unexpected or suspicious deaths that occur in Washtenaw County.
Mission & Impact
Public health as a discipline exists to prevent disease, promote health and prolong life among the population as a whole.
Report a Concern
Report a food, housing or air quality, animal bite, communicable disease, or environmental health concern to the health department.
Tell Us How We're Doing
We care about providing excellent service to our clients, customers, and community members.