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

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)

WIC Eligibility
Who is eligible?

  • Pregnant women

  • Breastfeeding Mothers of babies to 1 year of age

  • Women who have a baby less than six months old                           

  • Infants and children up to five years old

  • Live in Ohio

  • Are at nutritional or medical risk

  • Meet WIC income guidelines (click here for Income Guidelines)

If eligible, you will receive electronic benefits to buy nutritious foods at a local WIC authorized grocery store.

Available foods may include: (click here for Current Food List)

  • Milk

  • Cereal

  • Juices

  • Cheese (for exclusively breastfeeding women)

  • Eggs, Peanut Butter and/or Beans

  • Infant Formula

  • Canned Fish (for exclusively breastfeeding women)

  • Baby foods

  • Fruits and Vegetables

  • Whole Grains