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2019 Healthy Eating and Active Living Mini-Grants Awarded to Cambridge Organizations

May 24, 2019

The Cambridge Public Health Department, through its Cambridge in Motion campaign, has awarded a total of $5,000 in mini-grants to ten local organizations to develop activities that promote healthy eating and active living.


Health Department Asks Residents About Top Health Concerns

May 6, 2019

The Cambridge Health Survey, which asks residents about their top health, environmental, and social justice concerns, is open through May 31. Findings will help determine the city's health priorities for the next five years.


Health Department Responds to Confirmed Hepatitis A Case in Trader Joe’s Employee

March 20, 2019

The state health department has confirmed a case of hepatitis A in an employee of Alewife Trader Joe’s in Cambridge. State and local health officials believe the risk to the public is very low.


$500 Mini-Grants Available for Healthy Eating and Physical Activity Projects

March 6, 2019

The Cambridge Public Health Department, through its Cambridge in Motion initiative, will award up to ten $500 mini-grants to support community projects that promote healthy eating and physical activity.


City-Led Working Group Issues Recommendations for Strengthening Cambridge’s Response to the Opioid Epidemic

March 6, 2019

The City Manager’s Opioid Working Group has identified five recommendations with immediate and longer-term action steps designed to mitigate the challenges of the opioid crisis in Cambridge.


Health Department Releases Summary Results of 2018 Cambridge Teen Health Survey

January 17, 2019

The Cambridge Public Health Department has released summary results from the 2018 Cambridge Teen Health Survey, a survey given every other year to assess the health behaviors of Cambridge public high school students.

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617-665-3833
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