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. Maine CDC Public Health Update

    The Maine CDC has released a Public Health Update. The update includes information on Enterovirus D68, flu, National Preparedness Month, National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month, World Rabies Day, addition disease information and upcoming events. Read on...
  2. Portland Public Health & Police Dept Host "Prevention in the Park" Event

    On September 27, from 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM at Deering Oaks Park near the Castle, Portland Public Health in partnership with The University of New England School of Pharmacy and Portland Police Department are having an event called "Prevention in the Park". Read on...
  3. Healthy Portland Presents: Nourish & Energize: Food as Fuel in the Workplace

    Learn how food affects productivity and what employers can do to create healthier work environments during this free event on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 from 9AM-10AM in the State of Maine Room in City Hall. Read on...
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