May 20, 2022: the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention listed six Connecticut Counties in the High/Orange category as part of its COVID-19 Community Levels Map. Only Fairfield and Tolland Counties are listed in the Medium/Yellow category. Residents in these counties should wear a mask indoors in public; stay up to date with COVID-19 vaccines and get tested if they have symptoms. Additional precautions may be needed for residents who are at high risk for severe illness. Visit the CDC COVID-19 Community Levels Map for updates.

Mission Statement
 
To protect and improve the health and safety of the people of Connecticut by:
  • Assuring the conditions in which people can be healthy;
  • Preventing disease, injury, and disability, and
  • Promoting the equal enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of health, which is a human right and a priority of the state.
Vision Statement

Healthy People in Healthy Connecticut Communities

 

2019-2023 Strategic Plan
2018 Strategic Plan Process and Strategic Map 2019-2020

 

This is the cover image of the CT DPH strategic plan brochure in English. This is the cover image of the CT DPH strategic plan brochure in Spanish.

  

Organizational Structure

 
 
Resources
 
 
Administrative Digest 2019 - The administrative report provides background and historical information about the Department of Public Health, amount of funding received by the department, and an overview of the various programs within the department.
 
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