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.

October 2019 Schedule of Services



Here is the schedule of services for the Richland County Health Department for October.  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. 

Foot Care Clinics will be held Tuesday, October 1st and 15th, 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.

Flu Clincs will be held at

Hankinson Community Center Wednesday, October 2 from 3:30 pm – 6:00 pm;

Lidgerwood KC Hall Wednesday, October 9 from 3:30 pm -6:00 pm;

Colfax School Wednesday, October 23 from 3:30 pm – 6:00 pm;

Wyndmere Community Center Wednesday, November 13 from 3:30 pm – 6:00 pm.


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