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Bureau of Community Health and Prevention Directory 

View all programs and services provided by the Department of Public Health Bureau of Community Health and Prevention.

About Mass in Motion 

Mass in Motion is a statewide movement that promotes opportunities for healthy eating and active living in the places people live, learn, work and play.

Asthma Prevention and Control 

Improving the quality of life for all Massachusetts residents with asthma and reducing disparities in asthma outcomes.

Child and Youth Violence Prevention Services 

Our Program provides funding to community-based initiatives across the state working to prevent youth violence.

Community Health Workers 

Information for community health workers, CHW supervisors, CHW employers, and policy makers

Comprehensive Cancer Prevention and Control Network 

Part of the CDC's National Comprehensive Cancer Control Program, we are focused on all points on the cancer continuum.

Diabetes Management 

Learn more about diabetes and the best ways to manage it after your diagnosis.

Diabetes Prevention 

Learn more about diabetes prevention. If you have prediabetes you can reverse it.

Fatal Work-related Injuries 

Report a fatal work-related injury or learn what you can do to understand and prevent workplace fatalities.

Injury Surveillance Program 

The Injury Surveillance Program monitors the number of injuries and poisonings among Massachusetts residents to help guide injury prevention activities.

MA Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) Program 

The MA SANE Program provides trauma-informed, expert forensic nursing care to sexual assault patients across the lifespan in MA.

Massachusetts Tobacco Cessation and Prevention Program (MTCP) 

MTCP is dedicated to reducing the health and economic burden of tobacco use in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

School-Based Health Centers - Here for the Kids 

Learn what we do to help kids and their development.

Sexual and Domestic Violence Prevention and Services 

Programs working to respond to and prevent sexual assault and domestic violence.

Sexual and Reproductive Health Program (SRHP) 

Promoting healthy relationships and sexuality, preventing unintended pregnancies and STDs, and reducing infant mortality and morbidity in Massachusetts

State Office of Rural Health 

Building partnerships for better health in rural communities

Stroke Prevention and Control 

Call 911 at any sign of stroke. Care starts when the ambulance arrives.

Suicide Prevention Program 

Our goal is to reduce the number of suicides and suicide attempts and promote the mental health and well-being among Massachusetts residents.

The Massachusetts Health Care Workforce Center (HCWC) 

The HCWC works to increase access to health care workforce supply and distribution.

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) 

Find TBI facts and prevention tips.

Women’s Health Network (WHN) 

WHN is funded by federal and state resources to increase breast and cervical cancer screening rates in Massachusetts.

Work-related Injuries Among Health Care Workers 

Injury surveillance and prevention for health care workers

Worksite Wellness 

Adults spend much of their time at work, so a culture of wellness in the workplace can be an important factor in overall health. Worksite wellness programs are a great way to support healthy behavior.