Public Health & Community Services

Our Mission 


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

Our Vision


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 
NH DHHS and CDC

Lyme Disease Toolkit
West Nile Virus Notes Sheet

Are you looking for more health resources in NH? 
Call NH 2-1-1

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.

Services provided at the Division of Public Health and Community Services are provided regardless of race, age, gender identification, sexual orientation, religious or political affiliation.