What We Do


To make Baltimore a city where all residents realize their full health potential.


To advocate, lead, and provide services of the highest quality in order to promote and protect the health of the residents of Baltimore City.

Services organized by

Who We Serve
Health Issue
Where We Work

Who We Serve


B’More for Healthy Babies
WIC: Women, Infants and Children
Baltimore Infants & Toddlers
Healthy Start
Maternal and Infant Nursing


School Health Services
Reach Out and Read
Child and Adult Care Food Program
Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program


Family Planning
Men’s Health Center


Maternal & Infant Health
Family Planning & Reproductive Health
Women, Infants & Children


Flu clinics: For flu immunizations, please visit the TIKE van schedule.
Information About Code Red Heat Alert Days
Senior Companion Program
Retired Senior Volunteer Program
Senior Evaluation Services
Senior Employment Program


Animal Protection and Control

What Diseases

Sexually Transmitted Infections & HIV/AIDS

Sexually Transmitted Disease Program
Ryan White: HIV/AIDS Care
Direct Observed Therapy for Individuals with HIV/AIDS
Data on STDs in Baltimore

Substance Abuse

Buprenorphine Initiative
Baltimore Substance Abuse Systems
Needle Exchange Program
Staying Alive Overdose Prevention Program

Mental Health

Baltimore Mental Health Systems


Youth Violence Prevention

Acute & Communicable Disease

Office of Field Health Services: Disease Investigation

Acute & Communicable Disease Control: Disease Reporting & Investigation

Chronic Diseases

Oral Health Services

Health Disparities Initiative: Reducing Disparities in Cardiovascular Diseases & Diabetes
Lead Poisoning Prevention
Asthma Program
Tobacco Control & Prevention

Bio-Terrorism and Natural Disasters

Emergency Preparedness

Where We Work


Restaurants: Food Facility Permits and Inspections
Day Care Providers: Apply for a Healthy Food Subsidy
What Health Inspectors Will Be Looking for in a Day Care Inspection
Waste-Haulers: Apply for a License
Licenses & Permits

Homes & Neighborhoods

Preventing Lead Poisoning in Your Home
Report a Problem with Dangerous Animals or Animal Bites