Vision, Mission, Values

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All members of the Delaware County community have access to the resources that provide the opportunity to lead a healthy and productive life.


The Delaware County Health Department strives to promote, protect and assure conditions for optimal health for all residents of Delaware County through leadership, prevention, response, and partnership with the community.


Equity: We strive to ensure conditions necessary for optimum health for all residents.

Collaboration: We partner with businesses, organizations, community members, and government agencies to maximize the impact of all activities that improve health.

Leadership: We serve as lead health strategist, advocate, and voice for public health in Delaware County.

Accountability: We are committed to using the most current public health science and practices and being transparent in our operations.

Innovation: We support a culture of professional growth and investigation to develop and evaluate leading practices in community health.

Stewardship: We respect and honor the trust the public has placed in us to efficiently manage the County’s health resources equitably, responsibly and with integrity.

For more information and assistance, the Delaware County Health Department Wellness Line is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. In addition to responding to phone calls, the Wellness Line also responds to email inquiries.

Phone: (484) 276-2100 (Available 24/7)













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  •   201 West Front Street,
         Media, PA 19063
  •   8:30AM - 4:30PM
           Monday - Friday
  •   610-891-4000

About Delaware County

Delaware County, presently consisting of over 184 square miles divided into forty-nine municipalities is the oldest settled section of Pennsylvania.

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