Our dedicated staff works to prevent epidemics and the spread of disease, protect against environmental hazards, prevent injuries, promote and encourage healthy behaviors, respond to disasters and assist communities in recovery, and assure the quality and accessibility of health services throughout the County.
To achieve this goal, we place a high value on strong working alliances with local community groups representing the diverse populations who live in all areas of our large County.
We encourage you to explore our website and take advantage of the information it contains. We welcome your ideas on how we can improve services and provide you with useful health information.
San Bernardino County Department of Public Health commemorates Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Week, October 24 – 30, with a week-long information campaign about childhood lead poisoning issues. Our campaign message this year is, “Even small amounts of lead can harm a child’s health. Ask your child’s doctor about a blood lead test.” View the news release.
San Bernardino County Department of Public Health has confirmed its first locally-acquired human case of West Nile virus (WNV) illness in Ontario. This is the first case in Ontario since 2019. View the news release.