The Health & Human Services Department provides our community with model health programs, housing & social services advocacy and other services in a cost effective and comprehensive manner. Our staff ensures superior Health and Environmental programs, advocacy for social services and the provision of emergency shelter for our residents. The City of Danbury is committed to providing a healthy environment for the community.
Our Departments include specialists in Food Safety, Communicable Disease Controls; Public Health Emergency Response; Septic Systems; Drinking Water Supplies; Land Use and Environmental Protection; Pediatrics and School Based Health; Housing Code Enforcement; Homeless Prevention Intervention; Social Services and Public Health Code Response and Enforcement. This year we completed our Community Partnership to provide School Based Health Centers and regional WIC services through the Connecticut Institute for Families (CIFC).