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. City Successfully Transfers Ryan White Grant to Greater Portland Health

    The City received notice from the U.S. DHHS, Health Resources and Services Administration that they have transferred the Ryan White Grant from the City of Portland to Greater Portland Health, a Federally Qualified Health Center. Read on...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
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