Baltimore City Health Department Releases Opioid Overdose Infographic

Today, the Baltimore City Health Department released an infographic on opioid-related deaths in Baltimore City from 2011 through 2015.


International Overdose Awareness Day

On Monday, August 31, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, the Baltimore City Health Department and community leaders will be observing International Overdose Awareness Day.

13 City Pharmacies Remain Closed; Baltimore City Health Department Working To Ensure Prescription Availability For Residents Impacted By Civil Unrest

The Health Department is leading efforts with the city’s 311 system to ensure prescription medicine is available to residents impacted by civil unrest.

Mayor's Heroin Treatment and Prevention Task Force Community Forum

East Baltimore Development Inc.
6:30pm to 8:00pm

The second community forum for the Mayor's Heroin Treatment and Prevention Task Force, which was convened last fall by Mayor Rawlings-Blake to address the critical problem of opioid addiction.

Join The Petition - Sign The "Baltimore Statement on Childhood Vaccination"

More than 170 people in the United States have been confirmed to have measles this year, many of whom who had not been vaccinated against the preventable disease. Please take a moment and sign the Baltimore Statement on Childhood Vaccination petition to demonstrate your support in the stand against measles. 

Leana Wen, M.D. Begins Tenure As Baltimore’s Health Commissioner

With Leana Wen, M.D. officially beginning her tenure tomorrow as Commissioner of the Baltimore City Health Department, today she announced details of her priority areas and several key additions to her senior leadership team. Dr. Wen replaces Dr. Jacquelyn Duval-Harvey, who had served as interim health commissioner since May 2014 and has been named Director of the Mayor’s Office of Human Services.

National HIV / AIDS Aging Awareness Day - Free Testing

National HIV / AIDS Aging Awareness Day is September 18th.  Aging is a part of life, HIV doesn’t have to be!  There is free HIV testing available at Baltimore City Senior Centers all month.

4th Annual Angelversary - Citywide Remembrance Ceremony

War Memorial Building
6:00pm to 8:00pm

B'more forHealthy Babies - 4th Annual Angelversary Remembrance Ceremony to honor the babies who died in the past year in Baltimore City.

"Shine A Light" Health Fair

Carmelo Anthony Youth Development Center
12:00pm to 3:00pm

NBC's TODAY Show, Living Classrooms and the Baltimore City Health Department are holding the "Shine A Light" Health Fair at the Carmelo Anthony Youth Development Center, 1100 E Fayette St., on Satu

Be Active, Live Well Baltimore: Park Heights Family Reunion

Pimlico Racetrack
10:00am to 2:00pm

The Baltimore City Cross Agency Health Taskforce (CAHT) in partnership with Park Heights community organizations will host Be Active, Live Well Baltimore: Park Heights Family Reunion on Saturday, July 26th at Pimlico Race Course.