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. Help With Problem Gambling In Maine

    Healthy Portland, and Healthy Casco Bay, along with several state agencies and Maine casinos are working to help people who have a gambling problem sign up for self-exclusion. Read on...
  2. Maine CDC Public Health Update

    The Maine CDC has released a public health update. The update contains information on recent DHHS appointments, support of Maine State Police, MPHA anti-tobacco videos, tick-borne diseases, arboviral diseases, and Pertussis (whooping cough). Read on...
  3. Maine CDC Public Health Update

    The Maine CDC released a public health update. The update contains information on heat illness prevention, new automated process for death records, tick-borne diseases, arboviral diseases, and Pertussis (Whooping Cough). Read on...
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