Community Health

Community Health Services

The Department of Health and Human Services Community Health Division is responsible for investigating infectious diseases within the City of Danbury. We provide a variety of preventive health programs whose goals are to increase a healthy life span for Danbury residents. Our programs include partnerships with public departments and physicians.

Community Health Programs & Prevention

  1. Asthma Program

Asthma is a chronic disease that affects the respiratory system by causing obstruction to one's breathing from a variety of stimuli. Our goal is to reduce the morbidity and mortality rates of asthma and to improve the quality of life for residents living with asthma.

  1. Chronic Disease Self-Management
  1. Infectious Disease Program
  1. Lead Poisoning Program
  1. Tick Borne Disease
  1. Travel Medicine & Immunization Center
  1. Tuberculosis Program
  1. Type 2 Diabetes prevention