Health Administration

Our mission is to promote and protect the health of the people of Bridgeport through the provision of essential health services, monitoring of programs, enforcement of laws and ordinances, and collection of health information. Our objectives are to provide a stable and trusted vehicle of communication, education, training and collaboration between all Health & Social Service departments, divisions and programs. We endeavor to provide administrative leadership, support, and oversight. We strive to incorporate technology in order to provide more efficient and effective Department, and to support and encourage community health care planning.

For more information on the Health & Social Services Department, download our brochure. 

Extreme Cold: A Prevention Guide to Promote Your Personal Health and Safety (from

The Extreme Cold Prevention Guide combines all of the key content of the CDC Winter Weather website into one downloadable, printable file. Printing this PDF file ensures that you will have important winter weather health and safety information available even when you're without power or Internet service.

Extreme Cold Prevention Guide (3.45 MB/15 pages)

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Contact Information

Kristin duBay Horton
Director of Health & Social Services
Health & Social Services
999 Broad Street
Bridgeport, CT 06604

Phone: (203) 576-7680
Fax: (203) 576-8311