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West Nile Virus

Update Oct. 9

State health officials announced that a Middlesex County woman was the eighth human case of West Nile virus reported this year. The risk level for Cambridge and nearby towns has been raised to "high." Read update.

Community Health Improvement Plan

2015 Health Bulletin


Breast Cancer
October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Learn about breast cancer prevention and screening, as well as resources for Cambridge residents.

Overdose Prevention
Learn how OPEN, a four-city coalition based at the health department, is responding to the statewide opioid crisis. For prevention resources, visit the OPEN website or connect on Twitter.

Flu Shots

Fall 2015

Cambridge flu clinics will be held Oct. 7–Nov. 4.

Domestic Violence

Oct. 28

Attend a community reception for the Cambridge Domestic and Gender-Based Violence Prevention Initiative.

Nov. 9

Cambridge men are invited to attend a White Ribbon Campaign ambassador training

21 Proof Trainings

Fall 2015

See the training schedule for owners/managers and bartenders/waiters of Cambridge establishments licensed to pour alcohol.

Find a Market

Visit the city's six farmers markets this fall. Dates and locations

Fundraiser for Residents

Help low-income residents purchase fresh food

Find regulatory information here. More 


The mission of the Cambridge Public Health Department is to protect the health of city residents, workers, and visitors. The Cambridge Public Health Department is part of Cambridge Health Alliance. Through an agreement with the City of Cambridge, the Alliance provides health care services for the benefit of residents and workers.

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