The Children's Oral Health Program (COHP) offers preventive oral health services and oral health education to children 0-18 living in the greater Portland area.
Healthy Portland is a community coalition working to improve the health of our city by promoting healthy, active ways of life.
The Portland Exchange reduces the spread of blood-borne pathogens such as HIV and hepatitis B and C by exchanging clean needles and supplies for used equipment at no cost.
School-Based Health Centers, based in six schools, are a partnership of the Portland Public Health Division, Portland Public Schools and Maine Medical Center working together to keep Portland students healthy.
Under the umbrella of Portland Prevention, our substance abuse prevention programs use an array of strategies to target populations, ranging from adolescents to adults, with the goal of empowering people to make choices that will ensure healthy and productive lives while providing options that help reduce the harm caused by drug use.