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We are here to serve the citizens of Shelby County by protecting and improving the health of the community, and preventing disease by providing surveillance, education and service programs.

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202 West Poplar Street
Sidney, OH 45365
Fax: 937-498-7013


Hours: Monday-Friday
7:30 am – 4:00 pm
Emergency After Hours
Number: 937-498-1111

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Newborn Home Visit

A Public Health Nurse with newborn and breastfeeding expertise will make a home visit within one week of the birth of the infant –the visit is voluntary. At the visit, the mother and infant are assessed and provided with newborn and breastfeeding education. Questions the mother may have are answered, referral to other recommended programs or agencies are made.

Sidney-Shelby County Health Department - Newborn Home VisitThis program is designed to provide assessment, support and education to the parents of the newborn. The visit is made by the Public Health Nurse trained in newborn issues and topics (SIDS, growth & development, breastfeeding, etc.). The visit is free and voluntary.

Please call 937-498-7249 for more information.