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's Public Health Department to Offer Flu Shot Clinic on November 18

    The City of Portland's Public Health Department will host a flu shot clinic on Sunday, November 18 from 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM at Sacred Heart / St. Dominic Parish, located at 65 Mellen Street in Portland. Read on...
  2. City to Offer Three Community Flu Clinics this Fall

    The City's Public Health Division is once again working with VNA Home Health Hospice to hold community flu clinics this fall. Public Health officials encourage people to get the flu shot. Those without insurance will be given the vaccine for free. Read on...
  3. Portland Files Lawsuit in Cumberland County Superior Court Against Opioid Manufacturers

    The City filed a lawsuit on April 5 in Cumberland County Superior Court against the manufacturers and distributors of opioid drugs in response to the substantial impact, including the loss of lives, that the opioid epidemic has had on the community. Read on...
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