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.

Health of Portland Report, 2019-2020

  1. Public Health Division to Host Community Forums

    Calling all those who live, work and play in Portland! Come share your thoughts about what is important to your health and your community's health at an upcoming community forum! Read on...
  2. City to Offer Weekly Overdose Response Trainings & Naloxone

    Beginning February 5 at 4:30 PM, with support from the Maine CDC, the Substance Use Prevention and Harm Reduction Services team will be offering free overdose recognition and response training and naloxone distribution. Read on...
  3. Public Health Department Releases Inaugural Health of Portland Report

    The City of Portland’s Public Health Division is pleased to share the inaugural Health of Portland Report (HOP). The HOP provides a wide variety of descriptive information about the health status and factors influencing Portland residents. Read on...
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