Responsible Gambling

For many, gambling can be an enjoyable source of entertainment. But it can lead to problems for individuals and families—as well as be addictive. If You Gamble, Get Set Before You Bet is dedicated to helping Sandusky County residents understand their limits, so they can gamble responsibly if they choose to play. Support is also available for those struggling to stay in control and for those who have loved ones with gambling problems.


For tips on responsible gambling and common warning signs, visit the website.

Sandusky County Public Health can be contacted 24 hours a day in the event of an after-hours public health emergency. 

After hours call the Sandusky County Sheriff’s Dispatch at 419-334-6433 and ask to speak to a Public Health Official.

Public health emergencies could include:

An immediate environmental health hazard (e.g. drinking water contamination)

An infectious disease of immediate public health concern

(a Class A reportable disease, which requires disease reporters to contact the health department immediately by phone)