Public Health & Community Services

Red Cross Winter Safety Tips

Mission Statement

To promote, protect and preserve the health and well-being of the Greater Nashua Region through leadership and community collaboration.


To have an informed, safe, healthy and resilient community where all people can thrive and prosper. 

Announcements / Resources 

Carbon Monoxide Safety 

NH is Experiencing an Outbreak of Gonorrhea

Norovirus Illness: Key Facts
Winter Safety Tips from the Red Cross
Zika Virus Information from 

Lyme Disease Toolkit
Are you looking for more health resources in New Hampshire? Call NH 2-1-1
West Nile Virus Notes Sheet

Division Departments
Community Services Department
The Community Services Department encompasses cross-departmental projects and provides regional public health services.
Within this department are the following programs:
Community Health Department
The Community Health Department provides services that protect the public's health by ensuring that individuals are tested, treated or provided vaccinations that protect the entire community from communicable disease.

Environmental Health Department
The Environmental Health Department protects the health of the public by defining, eliminating, controlling and managing environmental hazards. This is accomplished through the enforcement of laws and ordinances that protect the public from harmful environmental factors, often in collaboration with other City or State partners.

Welfare Department
The Welfare Department provides interim emergency assistance for income eligible residents. Assistance is available with rent, food, utilities and medications.