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. Public Health Nurses Host Spanish Story Time for Families with Kids Up to 5 Years Old

    The Public Health Dept's Maternal and Child Health Nurses are now offering a Story Hour in Spanish at their “Baby Hub" time. This is a free to the public month-long series beginning March 19 on Tuesday afternoons from 2-3 pm at the Reiche School. Read on...
  2. India Street STD Clinic Now Offers Online Appointment Scheduling

    Patients can now make appointments online for the India Street STD Clinic. Visit https://portlandmaine.gov/863/STD-Clinic to book now. Limited appointments are offered on Tuesday afternoons followed by drop-in hours and Thursday is now all appointments. Read on...
  3. Public Health's Minority Health Program Releases 2018 Minority Health Assessment Report

    The Public Health Division’s Minority Health Program is pleased to announce the publication of its 2018 Minority Health Assessment Report. The assessment was administered through a survey to participants selected through non-random quota sampling. Read on...
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