500 Market Street
6th Floor
Steubenville, OH 43952

About Jefferson County
General Health District

in Steubenville, OH

JCGHD’s Mission, Vision, and Values Statement

Mission Statement

The mission of the JCGHD is to provide public health services focused on community wellness, disease prevention and protection where Jefferson County residents live, work, learn and play. 

Vision Statement

Improving health outcomes through education, awareness and collaboration— ultimately achieving access for all.


Integrity:  We are dedicated to earning public trust by operating with transparent communication, ethical decision making and upholding the utmost integrity in all that we do. This includes being a good steward of public funds.

Respect:  We are committed to a culture of compassion and mutual respect among our employees and clients and recognize diversity as a strength in our organization and community.

Excellence:  We are dedicated to excellence and passionate about our relationship with our community, public health services, and committed to continuous quality improvement.

Collaboration:  We are committed to collaborating with key community partners to enhance the reach and impact of our efforts to maximize and sustain public health. 

Accessibility: We strive to provide essential public health services in a fair and equitable manner so that there is access for all in the community we serve.