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Marion County Public Health Department condemns racism and hate

Marion County Public Health Department condemns racism and hate. We stand for equity, compassion and inclusion. We are committed to working with our community to end a long history of social injustice. Marion County Public Health Department condemns racism and hate

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Hunger is hard - Community Compass

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Active People, Healthy INDY!

The Active People, Healthy INDYSM is a promotion to encourage residents of Marion County to become more physically active. Almost half of the residents in Marion County do not get even the minimally recommended amount of physical activity. Participating in physical activity has shown to decrease risk for major chronic diseases such as heart disease, [...] Active People, Healthy INDY!

Welcome to the Marion County Public Health Department

Health and Hospital Corporation of Marion County’s Division of Public Health is known as the Marion County Public Health Department (MCPHD).  MCPHD has served the residents and visitors of Marion County, Indiana for nearly 100 years.  The area that MCPHD covers includes the City of Indianapolis, Beech Grove, Lawrence, Speedway, and Southport.  The mission of the department is to promote physical, mental, and environmental health, prevent and protect against disease, injury, and disability.  The health department operates two service bureaus: the Bureau of Environmental Health (BEH), the Bureau of Population Health (BPH) and Public Health Administration.  It is enabled through Indiana Code 16-22-8.

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