Board of Health

Board of Health

Important BOH meeting Announcement

The Board of Health meets the first Tuesday of every month from 12:00pm-1:00pm at the Ingham County Health Department located at 5303 S. Cedar Street, Lansing, MI 48911 in Conference Room D/E. 

For those wishing to provide public comment you must attend in person. 


The Board identifies public health problems and concerns, establishes priorities and advises the Board of Commissioners and the Health Department regarding community health matters and possible solutions. The Board recommends a program of basic health services to the Commissioners. Members review and evaluate programs and policies, and also assist the Health Department in informing the community, and Commissioners, of Health Department programs.


The Board of Health advises the Board of Commissioners on issues that relate to public health problems, public health policy, and public health planning.

The Board provides a broad-based focal point of community member and health professional input to the Commissioners, Human Services Committee, and the Health Department on a full range of health care programs and issues in Ingham County.

The Board of Health participates in state and local organizations, conferences, and seminars to improve their knowledge of public health, as well as share information from Ingham County.

The Board also serves as the Sanitary Appeals Board, pursuant to the Ingham County Sanitary Ordinance.

Bylaws and Plans

Contact Information

Ingham County Board of Health
5303 S. Cedar Street
Lansing, MI 48911
Phone: 517-887-4311
Fax: 517-887-4310

Lansing Latino Health Alliance

The Lansing Latino Health Alliance (LLHA) is a 501(c) 3 non-profit established in 2003 with funding from the Ingham County Health Department and the Kellogg Community Voices Project. LLHA’s purpose is to reduce health disparities and improve the health status of Latinos in the Greater Lansing area.

La Alianza Latina para la Salud de Lansing, S.A. fue fundada en el 2003 mediante el apoyo económico del Departamento de Salud del Condado Ingham y del Proyecto de Kellogg Voces de la Comunidad. Fue integrada como una organización sin fines de lucro en el 2007 con el propósito de reducir las disparidades e injusticias con respecto a la salud y mejorar el estado de la salud de los latinos en el área de Lansing y sus alrededores.

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