We exist to serve our clients and community.
We will work with our community partners to:

  • Develop and provide quality health care services;
  • promote healthy lifestyles;
  • protect against and prevent the spread of disease; and,
  • assure preparedness to achieve and maintain the best public health for our community.


A strong vibrant Health Department recognized as a leading advocate for the health and wellbeing of the community.


  • Customer and community focus ….mindful and responsive to their needs.
  • Collaboration ….working together for a healthier community.
  • Integrity ….being respectful of, and fair and honest with, our coworkers and community.
  • Preparedness ….ready to respond to threats and emergencies.
  • Prevent and promote ….against disease and for healthy living.
  • Protection and advocacy ….for vulnerable populations
  • Continuous quality improvement ….nurture and strengthen the culture of quality at the Vanderburgh County Health Department.

VCDH Strategic Plan  VCHD Annual Report

Community Health Needs Assessment – CHA  Community Health Improvement Plan – CHIP

2018 Community Health Planning Session