Babysitting Class

Babysitting Basics is designed to teach how to provide safe and responsible care for infants, toddlers, and young children. Skills taught at the three hour class include diapering, feeding, safety, age appropriate activities, discipline, and leadership. Each child receives a certificate upon completion of the class.

Please call Richland County Health Department for additional information and to register. 701-642-7735


Home Alone Class

Home Alone class is designed to help families develop the life skills needed when the decision is made for a child to stay home alone. The three hour class is for the child, with work to be completed with an adult about specific situations and instructions in their own home.

Contact Richland County Health Department at 701-642-7735 for any questions or further information.

June 2019 Schedule of Services



Here is the schedule of services for the Richland County Health Department for June.  There is a fee for these services.

Family Planning Clinic offers education and information on all birth control methods that meet their needs, STD testing and treatment Monday-Friday 8:00-4:00 p.m.  Provider visits by appointment the second Wednesday of every month.  Call 701-642-7735 for an appointment.

Foot Care Clinics will be held Monday, 3rd of June and Tuesday, 18th of June at the Wahpeton Senior Center from 11:45-2:45 p.m.  Call 642-7735 for an appointment at either location.  Foot Care is provided to clients who are not able to trim their own toenails due to physical limitations.  Foot Care does not include any treatment for ingrown nails, calluses, and/or infection.

Immunizations are available at Richland County Health Department Monday-Friday from

8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. by appointment.  Call 642-7735 to schedule.

Home Alone Class offers education for safety at home, kitchen use, important numbers, planning their time and so much more.  This is for ages 9 and up, will be held Tuesday, June 4 from 9 am-12 at Richland County Health Department.  Must pre-register for the class due to limited class sizes, $15.00 class fee.  Call to register at 701-642-7735.


Information on these and other services offered by Richland County Health Department are available on our website