Public Health

Cleveland Department of Public Health is the local public health agency for the City of Cleveland. 

Formally established in 1910, the department is charged with improving quality of life by promoting healthy behavior, protecting the environment, preventing disease, and making the City a healthy place to live, work, and play.

Official website of the Cleveland Department of Public Health    GO>>

Official complaints from the public are an important way for the Cleveland Department of Public Health (cdph) to track problems in the area. Complaints received by the office are forwarded to an inspection staff member for investigation.  GO>>

Lead can be found everywhere in our environment & the air, the soil, the water, and even inside our homes. Exposure comes mostly from human activity including the past use of lead-based paint in homes and leaded gasoline in automobiles and current uses in other goods.  GO>>

Cleveland Department of Public Health Committed to Safety

Safety includes preparedness not only of safety forces, but also residents and visitors. The Office of Emergency Preparedness informs through Twitter (@clevelandhealth) and Facebook.