Our Mission

The mission of Summit County Public Health is to protect and promote the health of the entire community through programs and activities designed to address the safety, health and well-being of the people who live in Summit County.  The Health Department seeks to create a healthful environment and ensure the accessibility of health services to all.


Vision Statement

We envision a community where all can achieve optimal health where they live, work and play, resulting in...

Healthy Places, Healthy People, and Healthier Tomorrows.


Our Core Values

SCPH’s core values are reflected in our strategic approach and guide our interactions with our clients, community partners and each other.  We believe these values are what make us unique and are essential to helping create a healthier community for all.  Summit County Public Health’s core values are embodied in the acronym “PROMISE.”