Pomperaug District Department of Health

Programs & Services

PDDH, as the local health department for its member municipalities, serves as the official public health entity with areas of responsibility and services including, but not limited to the following:

Blood Pressure Monitoring Program

Blood Pressure Monitoring Program

Blood pressure screenings are offered on a walk-in basis and are staffed by a registered nurse.

Childhood Lead Prevention Program

Childhood Lead Prevention Program

The Pomperaug Health District enforces the State of Connecticut Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Regulations.

Cholesterol Monitoring

Cholesterol Monitoring

Know Your Numbers Cholesterol, Blood Glucose, and Blood Pressure Screening and Monitoring.

Emergency Preparedness

Emergency Preparedness

We are continuously participating in emergency preparedness efforts, on a local, regional, and state level.

Immunization Program

Immunization Program

Protecting yourself or your children from vaccine-preventable diseases is an important part of preventing outbreaks of disease.

Medical Reserve Corp

Medical Reserve Corp

The mission of the MRC is to engage volunteers to strengthen public health, emergency response and community…

Shingles Vaccine (Zostavax)

Shingles Vaccine (Zostavax)

If you had chicken pox you are at risk for getting shingles. The CDC recommends all people age 60 and over…

Skin Cancer Screenings

Skin Cancer Screenings

The Pomperaug Health District holds annual Skin Cancer Screenings

Complete List of Services

Food Service & Temporary Food Events

Subsurface Sewage Disposal Programs

Private Water Well Permits

Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention

Public Pools & Beaches

Day Care Centers & Group Homes

Laboratory Testing (through CT Public Health Laboratory)

Public Health Complaints

Infectious Disease Prevention, Surveillance, and Control Chronic Disease Prevention, Detection, and Control

Maternal & Child Health Care Programs