PPHD Youth Advisory Board – Now Accepting Applicants!

Posted on February 22, 2018 in

The Pasadena Public Health Department’s Youth Advisory Board, called the Pasadena MOVE is now accepting applicants to serve as board members! Pasadena MOVE is comprised of enthusiastic and committed young individuals, ranging in age from 9 to 21, who are role models for their community and peers. Pasadena MOVE board members: Advocate awareness for mental health, LGBTQI2-S,… Read More »


Posted on November 15, 2017 in ,

FOR SMALL NEIGHBORHOOD MARKETS IN PASADENA. The Nutrition and Physical Activity Program at the Pasadena Public Health Department is pleased to announce the second release of a mini-grant opportunity, funded by the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), for qualifying small neighborhood markets located in Pasadena. The Healthy Retail Program mini-grant will provide a small market… Read More »


Posted on October 2, 2017 in

PASADENA, Calif.—The public is invited to participate in Pasadena’s second annual Coming Out Day Celebration, 6-8 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017 at City Hall, 100 N. Garfield Ave.  The event is sponsored by Pasadena’s Public Health and Library Departments. This free event celebrates a safe coming-out environment as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (LGBTQ) or… Read More »

2017 Community Flu Clinics

Posted on September 20, 2017 in

The Pasadena Public Health Department is offering seasonal influenza vaccine for FREE at several community centers and libraries! Wednesday, October 18, 2017 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Jackie Robinson Center (1020 N. Fair Oaks Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91103) Wednesday, October 25, 2017 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Villa Parke Community Center (363 E. Villa Street, Pasadena, CA… Read More »



Posted on July 5, 2017 in

PASADENA, Calif.—Eggs from the Aedes albopictus mosquito that can infect humans with viruses such as Zika, dengue and chikungunya have been found in monitoring traps in Pasadena, the Pasadena Public Health Department (PPHD) announced today. Health Officials emphasized there are no reported cases of locally transmitted Zika or the other two viruses by this type… Read More »

Mental Health Day 2017

Posted on April 27, 2017 in

“Breaking the Cycle, Healing our Community” The public is invited to learn about the challenges, societal stigmas, treatment options and other issues related to mental health and mental wellness at Pasadena’s Mental Health Day.  The free event takes place from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Saturday, May 6, 2017, at the Pasadena Public Library, 285… Read More »

Pasadena Healthy Times Spring 2017

Posted on March 30, 2017 in

Our quarterly newsletter has returned! Find out what we’re doing in public health and how you can take part in our efforts. This issue highlights some of our recent campaigns, including “Be Better Pasadena,” our local Safe Zone Project, Pasadena REACH anti-smoking advertisements, and more! Download a copy of Pasadena Healthy Times. To provide feedback… Read More »

Disease Reporting for Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobateriaceae (CRE)

Posted on January 19, 2017 in

The Pasadena Health Officer issued a Health Order for reporting CRE on 01/19/17. The reporting of CRE will allow for better understanding of antimicrobial resistance. Compliance with the Health Order is as follows: The acute care hospital and all skilled nursing facilities enrolled in the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention’s National Healthcare Safety Network… Read More »