As Denver's nationally-accredited local public health agency, the Department of Environmental Health (DEH) is dedicated to advancing Denver's environmental and public health goals. DEH works collaboratively with city, state and community partners to conduct education, community engagement, and enforcement to ensure healthy people, healthy pets, and a sustainable environment.
Our mission is to empower Denver's communities to live better, longer.
DEH's divisions include Animal Protection, Community Health, Environmental Quality, Office of the Medica Examiner, and Public Health Inspections.
Denver Environmental Health partners with Dener Public Health to provide services related to birth and death certificates, clinical care, and educatinal opportunities, among others.
Denver Office of Sustainability works to ensure policies and practices will protect the city's resources for the future.