The Division of Community Health oversees community health initiatives focused on health improvement and disease prevention.
National Public Health Week 2021
National Public Health Week in Brookline is Monday, April 5 - Sunday, April 11, 2021. National Public Health Week acknowledges the contributions of public health in communities across the country and highlights the issues that are important to improving the health of our nation. In 2021, the Brookline Department of Public Health will celebrate the week by revisiting previous activities that can be viewed virtually. Click here to learn more.
Current activities include:
Climate change to reduce Brookline's carbon footprint
Elder health programs
Healthy eating and physical activity
The division annually promotes Car-Free School Day, Food Day, Brookline Climate Week, and National Public Health Week.