If you live in Branford, East Haven, or North Branford, the East Shore District Health Department (ESDHD) is your local health department. ESDHD provides essential public health services such as Building Approvals, Septic System Permits, and Food Service Permits to a population of over 70,000 residents. We are committed to improving the health and well being of our residents through public health programs that promote wellness, prevent and control disease, and provide education about healthy lifestyles.

Mumps Outbreak at Sacred Heart University and Other Institutions

DPH reminds all CT residents to check vaccination records

The Department of Public Health (DPH) is reminding Connecticut residents to check their vaccination records and to be aware of the symptoms of mumps amid an outbreak of mumps at Sacred Heart University (SHU) in Fairfield and a national increase in mumps activity. In recent months, several colleges and universities throughout the country have reported outbreaks of mumps, including schools in Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, and New York.

Board Meeting Minutes

East Shore District Health Department Board of Directors

Elaine Anderson
Lois Lehr
Darlene Zimmermann

East Haven
Angela V. Carrano
Chairman: Dennis Nastri
Elias Najjar

North Branford
William Choti
Chris Manna

Recording Secretary
Liz Forcier

Medical Advisor
Margaret Ikeda

Here you will find Meeting Minutes.