Resources and Information
Baltimore County Department of Health
Drumcastle Government Center
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212-2130
Phone: 410-887-BCHD (2243)
TTY users call via Maryland Relay
Gregory Wm. Branch, M.D., MBA, CPE
Baltimore County Health Officer, Baltimore County Coalition Chair
Laura Culbertson, R.N., MSN
Public Health Nurse Administrator, Coalition Point-of-Contact
Air Quality Awareness
Air quality and health are directly related. See how you can help improve air quality.
Low Birth Weight
Reducing low birth weight is an initiative that provides a multi-faceted approach to decreasing infant mortality in Baltimore County. The following information presents ways to promote the health of babies.
View Comcast Newsmakers for interviews about:
Visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for tips on what you can do before pregnancy to be healthy.
Physical Activity and Reducing Childhood Obesity
Reducing childhood obesity through increased physical activity is a way to improve the health of children in Baltimore County. View the resources below for family-oriented activities to increase your physical activity and to get healthy.
Tobacco Use Prevention
Reducing tobacco use by adults and youth is a critical step in improving health. View the resources below for ideas on how to quit smoking and how to discourage the use of tobacco.
- Smoking's Impact on Health
- Quit Smoking Resources
Revised October 15, 2014