Department of Public Health
We protect and promote the health of all San Franciscans.
Respiratory illnesses are increasing rapidly this winter. They include Influenza (flu), respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), and COVID-19. It is important that individuals take simple, but important steps to protect themselves, others, and especially young infants and older adults.
Adult Immunization and Travel Clinic
Get travel-related vaccines services for adults and teens.
Gender Health SF
Get healthcare services for transgender and nonbinary individuals.
Find out how you can start on PrEP, a pill to help keep you HIV-negative.
Find out about care at Laguna Honda Hospital
Skilled nursing and rehabilitation center offering therapeutic care for seniors and adults with disabilities.
STD testing and care
Get sexual health services and information. Delivering high-quality care for over 100 years.
Get care at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital
Learn about services at our world class community hospital and Level 1 trauma center.
SF Health Network
Get quality health care from the SF Department of Public Health
Mental health and substance use
Find treatment for substance use
Find a place for safe detox, treatment, or long-term recovery from drugs or alcohol.
Get ongoing mental and behavioral health help
Get Medi-Cal Mental Health Services for yourself or someone you know.
Talk to someone now
Call the 24-hour support line for suicide prevention or peer counseling.
Persons experiencing homelessness
Find walk-in health services
Providing low-barrier urgent care and primary care services for people experiencing homelessness
Providing healthcare on the street
Meeting people where they are at - providing low-barrier whole person care
Get help for survivors of drug overdoses
Find care, resources and support and prevent future overdoses
Pregnancy and maternal health
Nurse home visiting program
If you are pregnant or have a new baby, a public health nurse can visit you at home.
Get a free pregnancy test, regardless of immigration or insurance status.
WIC supplemental nutrition program
Helping families get healthy food, breastfeeding support and more.
Environmental Health programs
From restaurant permitting to doggie daycare. Find all our programs here
Learn what to do to open a food-based business
Find out how to make sure your home is safe from environmental hazards
Children's Environmental Health
Get help to lower the risk of asthma and lead poisoning for children in your home
Register a business that stores or uses hazardous materials
Weights and Measures
Learn how we make sure that scales at farmers' markets or grocery stores give correct measurements
Noise enforcement program
See what you can do about certain noises, such as air conditioning units, restaurant ventilation systems, motors and compressors.
Pest control program
Get help to control rodents, bedbugs, and mosquitos.
Helping us see the whole picture of COVID-19 in our community.
All are welcome.
We are committed to providing quality health care and services for all San Franciscans, regardless of immigration or insurance status.
- San Francisco Health Network
- Behavioral Health Services and Mental Health SF
- Maternal, Child, and Adolescent Health
- HIV Health Services
- Gender Health SF
- Disease Prevention and Control
- Environmental Health
- Healthy San Francisco
- SF City Clinic
- Office of Health Equity
- Behavioral Health
- Laguna Honda Hospital and Rehabilitation Center
- Behavioral Health Providers
- Office of Policy and Planning
- Behavioral Health Services (BHS) Compliance Unit