OUR VISION

We envision a future where our resources and guidance effectively, efficiently, and equitably promote the health of everyone in the Houston area regardless of their age, race, gender, ethnicity, culture, social standing, and religious beliefs.

  OUR MISSION

The mission of the Houston Health Department is to provide leadership and services in the promotion and protection of the health and social well-being of all Houston, our visitors, and our surrounding communities through advocacy, education, partnerships, and community-based health services and programs.