Public Health

The Portland Public Health Division improves the health of all people in the community by working together to prevent disease, promote health, and protect residents from environmental threats.

  1. Health Equity Alliance Presents: 2016 Maine Minority Health Conference

    Lewiston, ME– On December 2nd, the Health Equity Alliance (HEAL) will host the 6th Annual Maine Minority Health Conference (MMHC). The conference will take place from 8am-4pm at the Green Ladle, 156 East Ave. in Lewiston, ME. Read on...
  2. Public Health Staffer Helps Launch New National Childhood Trauma Prevention Campaign

    On Wednesday, October 19, 2016 a team from Portland Defending Childhood including Barrett Wilkinson from the City’s Public Health Division attended The White House launch of the Changing Minds Public Awareness campaign. Read on...
  3. Flu Clinics for 2016-17

    Due to the increased availability of flu vaccine through pharmacies and medical providers, the City of Portland Public Health Division will not be offering any flu clinics to the general public during the 2016-17 flu season. Read on...
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