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We want Milwaukee to be the healthiest city in the nation, but need the community’s help to get there! Please share which health topics you believe are most important to focus on to elevate the health of the Milwaukee community. Take the survey to identify Milwaukee's top community health priorities and inform development of the 2023-2028 Plan.
Pulsa aquí para contestar la encuesta en Español.
July 9 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Wisconsin Black Historical Society/Museum, 2620 W. Center Street
Join the Office of Violence Prevention to learn more about community resources, holistic healing practices, cultural practices and self-defense techniques. We will also have a youth & teen area, artistic expressions table, prizes and more!
Immunization clinics offering expanded hours and walk-in availability. Learn more.
Learn more about COVID-19 vaccine safety, drive-thru clinics, sign up for alerts, or schedule an in-home vaccination appointment.
Need help managing your money because of COVID-19?
The Financial Navigators Program helps residents one-on-one over the phone to address personal financial issues, identify action steps to manage expenses and provides referrals to maximize income.
Home Environmental Health
Protect your family from lead exposure by getting lead safe! Lead exposure can occur through lead-based paint, drinking water, soil and other materials. What can you do?
Get Lead Safe in Three: Visit Lead-Safe Milwaukee
The City of Milwaukee Health Department is taking action to raise awareness that opioids can be addictive and dangerous. Know the risk of what you're taking / Conozca los riesgos que hay en lo que está tomando
Violence is a public health issue. To coordinate and guide a public health approach to violence prevention, Milwaukee's Blueprint for Peace serves as a comprehensive, community-driven agenda for addressing the complex factors that drive violence.