Health Department

The Stark County Health Department's mission is to assess, protect, promote, and to improve the health of Stark County through leadership, quality service, and community partnerships.

The Stark County Health Department has been providing the residents of Plain Township with public health services for over 90 years. Many of those services include nursing, environmental health and health education. For more information please check the department's website link found on this page.

Those needing to reach the Stark County Health Department can call 330 493-9904.


View DocumentStark County Public Health Report

View DocumentPrescription Assistance Network of Stark County

COVID-19 Business Safety Initiative

Our COVID-19 Business Safety Initiative gives businesses (i.e. small businesses, faith-based organizations, non-profit organizations, retail stores, schools) the opportunity to apply for items needed to improve the safety for their employees and customers. The business must have on-site staff and/or serve customers in-person and be located in the low-to-moderate income area in order to qualify. Some exceptions may apply to businesses/organizations but the determination will be made after the application is submitted.

Visit the Stark County Health Department for more information

Stark County Health Department - Main Office
3951 Convenience Cir NW
Canton, Ohio 44718

Nursing Services -
Stark County Health Department

3969 Convenience Cir NW
Canton, Ohio 44718
(Located in the building next door to the Main Office)

(330) 493-9904
[email protected]