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Mission & Vision

The Allen County Department of Health promotes and protects the health and well-being of our community through a variety of services and programs.


The Department is organized into eight divisions that carry out the 10 Essential Public Health Services.

Our Vision

The Department works to be a center of excellence for public health by preventing disease, promoting health, protecting the environment and preserving vital records in our community.

Our Mission

In support of Allen County and its municipalities, the Allen County Department of Health strives to promote the health, safety and well-being of all residents. With guidance from the Indiana Department of Health and support from our many partnering agencies, the Department endeavors to have a model public health infrastructure that provides professional, responsive and cost-effective services to the community.

Our Values

  • Pride
  • Performance
  • Professionalism
  • Teamwork
  • Flexibility
  • Commitment to Service