470 Center St., Building 8
Chardon, Ohio 44024
Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Hours subject to change.

Closed for lunch from 12:00pm to 1:00pm



Board of Health Meetings

All meetings of the Board of Health are held at the Geauga Public Health offices, 470 Center St., Bldg. 8, Chardon, Ohio unless otherwise specified.

Regular Meeting:  Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at 5:00 pm   



Doing Business with Geauga Public Health


Self-serve forms and a locked drop box are available in the lobby at 470 Center Street, Building 8.

If you are obtaining a permit, it is recommended that you contact the office at 440-279-1914 x0 to make sure your permit is ready.  For your convenience, we can set up an appointment so you do not have to wait in line.  

To request copies of property records, please e-mail ehservices@geaugacountyhealth.org.  



For car seats and Naloxone, please call Population Health at 440-279-1950 to schedule a pick-up time with our staff.


Vital Statistics

Certified copies of birth and death records are available in our office, by mail or online for $25.00 each. Only cash or check is accepted at the office. Credit cards can be processed online or by phone for an additional fee.

Vital Statistics is open by appointment only! 

To request a certificate email vitals@geaugacountyhealth.org to make an appointment or send your request with a self-addressed stamped envelope and a check or money order payable to Geauga Public Health and mail to:

Geauga Public Health
Attn: Vital Statistics
470 Center St. Bldg. #8

Chardon, OH 44024

For more information, call 440-279-1902. 

BinaxNOW COVID-19 Antigen Home Test Kits Available

COVID-19 Antigen Home Test Kits Available

Geauga Public Health is able to provide free at home testing kits for residents and organizations in Geauga County.

Please complete the test kit request form at: https://forms.gle/xX57pueusPPkuYXr9

Due to limited amount of test kits provided by the Ohio Department of Health, only a small amount of test kit requests will be able to be fulfilled at this time. The request form will re-open once we are able to get access to more test kits.


Please note that the State of Ohio does not provide these tests to support regular screening testing of unvaccinated employees. For more information about Employer Testing Resources please visit: https://coronavirus.ohio.gov/wps/portal/gov/covid-19/resources/general-resources/rapid-covid-19-test

Additional Information

·        Instructions for the Proctored Test Kits: https://coronavirus.ohio.gov/static/vaccine/ohio-binaxnow-home-user-guide.pdf

·        Guide for the non-proctored Self-Test Kits: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=baQQfoX-JXo


       The proctored test kits have a new extended expiry date, information can be found on: https://www.emed.com/hubfs/Case%2001269955-COL-03030%20BinaxNOW%E2%84%A2%20COVID-19%20Ag%20Home%20Test%20%20Product%20Expiry%20Update%20-%20Customer%20Letter%20EN%20%20-%20%20US.pdf?hsLang=en

Posted December 27, 2021

Vaccine Clinics

Use these handy QR codes to get more information about the vaccines.






Covid-19 pediatric clinics 

Covid-19 pediatric clinics for 5-11 year-old are offered Monday and Friday from 1:30pm to 4:00pm by APPOINTMENT ONLY. To make an appointment call 440-279-1950

If you plan to bring your child to one of our covid-19 clinics, please print and complete the consent form prior to your visit.


Covid-19 adult clinics 

Adult walk-in clinics are offered Monday through Friday from 9:00am to 3:30pm unless otherwise indicated. Adult clinics are open to anyone who wishes to begin the vaccine sequence or get their booster. No appointment necessary for adult clinics. Just walk in! Boosters are available for 12 years old and up. 


The January walk-in clinic schedule is here!



Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB)

"Your accreditation from PHAB is an impressive achievement. CDC recognizes the time and effort that leaders and staff members from all levels of your health department have dedicated to this effort.  We commend Geauga Public Health for this achievement".

- Jose Montero, CDC

Achievement Letter from CDC

Resent Research on Natural Immunity to COVID-19

Geauga Public Health continues its fight against the COVID virus.  Part of that fight is looking at all defenses against the COVID virus and often one that is felt to be under represented by some is natural immunity.  Linked below you will see our recent research with Lake County regarding natural immunity to the COVID virus.  

- Adam Litke, Interim Administrator 

Natural Immunity


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