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. Overdose Recognition and Response Reminder

    The City of Portland’s Public Health Division and Police Department are urging residents to familiarize themselves with the risks and signs of an opioid overdose and be prepared to respond. Several community resources are available for assistance. Read on...
  2. Shop the Maine CDC's Prevention Store!

    Shop the Maine CDC's Prevention "store" for all of your prevention education material needs! Additional Info...
  3. Dr. Lemire Completes 20+ Years at the India Street Health Center

    Humble as always, Dr. Ann Lemire completed her last day at India Street on June 8 without mention or spectacle. Dr. Lemire provided more than 20 years of service to the City of Portland at the India Street Health Center. Read on...
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