Health Department

The Department of Health is responsible for the health and safety of the community.

A healthy St. Louis community every day, all the time

The Vision, Mission, and 10 Essential Public Health Services of the Department of Health.

Request a Service or File a Complaint with the CSB

Or call 314.622.4800

Latest Health News

Healthy Kids Cook-Off Contest
Do you have a simple, healthy recipe you love to prepare with your family?
Press release | Department of Health | 10/25/2016

City of St. Louis Department of Health and Saint Louis County Department of Public Health Pledge to Continue Joint Effort to Combat Regional STD Problem
A coordinated effort to fight a substantial health challenge.
Press release | Department of Health | 10/25/2016

What We Did Over Our Summer - Part 2
Monsters in the Dog's Bowl: A Day in the Life of Mosquito Hunters
Newsgram | Department of Health | 10/03/2016

What We Did Over Our Summer - Part 1
Hitting the Streets for a Safer St. Louis
Newsgram | Department of Health | 10/03/2016

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Everyone Needs a Flue Vaccine City Corner: Health in St. Louis


RFP for Racial Equity Lens Programming
The City of St. Louis Department of Health (DOH) is inviting you to submit information regarding consultation services to develop a cultural fluency program leading to staff training and development regarding the DOH's recognizes that department culture plays a part in its ability to successfully promote such programs. Baseline organizational assessments are necessary to identify appropriate activities and strategies that will advance the departmental efforts to embrace diversity, inclusion, and equity across programs.

Resources and Initiatives

Heroin Abuse Resources

Need to talk?    Feeling depressed?   In a crisis?   Thoughts of Suicide?

Contact Behavioral Health Response
Talk to a clinician 24/7 every day of the year

Call 314-469-6644 / 800-811-4760

314-469-3638 (TTY) /

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Senior Services Fund

In 1990, the Missouri Legislature enabled counties and the City of St. Louis to levy a property tax of five cents per $100 assessed valuation to fund programs for people 60 years of age and older. Currently, the City of St. Louis, St. Louis County and St. Charles County have Senior Service funds.
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Flu Vaccine Information

Protect yourself and your family from influenza by getting an annual flu shot. Find upcoming vaccination clinics in the St. Louis area. 
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Alive and Well STL

Alive and Well STL

Alive and Well STL is a community-wide effort focused on reducing the impact of toxic stress and trauma on our health and wellbeing.

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Contact Information

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Phone: (314) 612-5100
Fax: (314) 612-5105

Monday - Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm

1520 Market , Room 4051
St. Louis, Missouri 63103

To report a public health emergency outside of office hours, please call 911.

To request a City service, file a complaint/compliment, or report problems affecting the public health, call the Citizens' Service Bureau at (314) 622-4800.

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