Healthy communities are comprised of our physical environment, healthy opportunities, support, and where individuals can easily connect with community partners, healthy food systems, and safe environments. Increased access to these allow individual of a healthy community to thrive.
The Community Health Division is focused on providing Denver with the resources and education that delivers the benefits of good health to each resident. Here you will find programs and initiatives that ensure a better quality of life for everyone in the city and county of Denver. This includes Denver's Office of HIV Resources, Health Impact Assessments and Tobacco Legislation and Enforcement, and program Safe Routes to School, Community Active Living Coalition, and Healthy Corner Stores.
Through the Office of the Medical Examiner, Denver's coroner is responsible for the investigation of deaths that occur suddenly and unexpectedly, by any unnatural or traumatic means, and under suspicious circumstance.