Health Concerns

Notice: All Environmental Health services are now temporarily located at 133 SE Second Avenue in Hillsboro. As you turn the corner from Main Street and pass Edward Jones, please use the second building entrance located at 133 SE Second Avenue. It's the same entrance as the gym/fitness center. You cannot get to the offices if you enter the building on Main Street or the first entrance on Second.
Familiarizing yourself with the health of the environment where you live and learning about the things around you that can damage your health are both very important. The information provided on this Web page is meant to be a tool to help you identify common environmental health concerns. Washington County Environmental Health does not provide testing for any of these topics; however, this information is meant to empower you to help keep yourself and your family safe. Should you have a concern about any of these situations, your local hardware store should provide an array of home testing kits. If you have questions, you can contact us and we will do our best to help you.

Should you need assistance in interacting with your landlord about any of these health concerns, familiarize yourself with the following resources: