Assuring that the health of all community members is protected and that healthy lifestyles are promoted.
Community Health Promotion and Prevention (CHPP)
Promotes health and prevents disease and injury through a wide spectrum of programs and services in our community. From obesity, to smoking cessation, to violence prevention, to continuing health education, CHPP works to improve the health of San Francisco every day. Information online or by calling 415-581-2400.
Director of Health, San Francisco Department of Public Health
Responsible for ensuring that the health of our community is encouraged and protected through direct services, public education and comprehensive planning. Information by calling 415-554-2526.
Responsible for implementing San Francisco’s health-protective environmental policies including safe food, protection from excessive noise, prevention of chemical exposure and polluted soil, habitable housing and quality neighborhoods. Information online or by calling 415-252-3800.
Health Impact Assessment
Conducts health impact assessments (HIA) on policies, projects or plans; develops quantitative tools to analyze and predict health impacts; conducts annual trainings for HIA practitioners; and supports local, regional, state, and national HIA practice. Information online.
LEAP (Look to End Abuse Permanently)
Policy and Planning Office
Analyzes, develops, and advances health policy and conducts strategic, departmental, and community health planning for San Francisco. Information by email email@example.com.