Public Health & Environment

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Empowering Denver's Communities to Live Better, Longer

The Denver Department of Public Health & Environment (DDPHE) is Denver’s nationally accredited public health agency. We empower Denver’s communities to live better, longer by providing people with opportunities that support their well-being and by improving services that enrich our community

 Our Partners

Public Health Institute at Denver Health

Denver Department of Public Health & Environment partners with Public Health Institute at Denver Health to provide clinical care and educational opportunities to Denver residents. 

Metro Denver Partnership for Health

Denver Department of Public Health & Environment is a member of the Metro Denver Partnership for Health, whose mission is to improve population health regionally with collective action.

MDPH is a partnership between public health, health systems, Regional Accountable Entities, human services, and regional health alliances. MDPH works alongside regional leaders in behavioral health, environment, philanthropy, local government, education, and others to achieve its goals of promoting health and well-being across the region.

MDPH is led by eight metro Denver public health partners (LPHAs) — Adams County Health DepartmentArapahoe County Public HealthBoulder County Public HealthBroomfield Department of Public Health and EnvironmentDenver Department of Public Health & EnvironmentDouglas County Health Department, Jefferson County Public Health, and the Public Health Institute at Denver Health — that serve Adams, Arapahoe, Broomfield, Boulder, Denver, Douglas, and Jefferson counties.

MDPH’s work impacts roughly 3 million Coloradans, half of the state’s population, who live in this region.

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101 W. Colfax Ave., Suite 800
Denver, CO 80202

Phone: 720-865-5484
Fax: 720-865-5530

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