Allentown Health Bureau


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United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley
General Information
Description of ProgramThe health bureau's three main functions are to assess and monitor the population's health status, develop public policies to maintain and promote health and assure that the population has access to public health services. Clinics provide immunizations, lead screening, STD/HIV testing, pregnancy testing, screening for prostate and breast cancer and monitoring of chronic diseases. The health bureau is also responsible for food protection and environmental control services.

Communicable Disease Control
610-437-7569: Communicable Disease
610-437-7632: TB Services
610-437-7742: STD/HIV Services

Clinics (held at Alliance Hall, 245 North Sixth Street, Allentown, PA):
610-437-7754: Immunization and Early Pregnancy Testing
610-437-8777: Lead Poisoning Screening
610-437-7569: Sexual Transmitted Disease
610-437-7742: HIV Testing
610-437-7632: Tuberculosis

Environmental Health Services:
Allentown City Hall
435 Hamilton Street, Fourth Floor
Allentown, PA 18101-1699
610-437-7759: Institutional sanitation, food protection, animal control
610-439-5946: Fax
610-437-7535: Animal Control
610-437-7598: Injury Prevention Services (adults and children) Division

Child/Adolescent Health Services:
610-437-7754: Immunizations
610-437-8777: Lead Testing
610-437-7615: Home Visits and Health Education
610-437-7633: Nurse-Family Partnership
610-437-7615: Referrals: Dental/Special Needs
610-437-8777: Pregnancy Testing

Chronic Disease Division:
Cancer Prevention and Screening Services: 610-437-7513
Heart Disease and Diabetes Prevention Services: 610-437-7581
Osteoporosis Prevention Services: 610-437-7581

Tobacco Prevention and Cessation Program: 610-437-7581 or 610-437-7513

Public Health Emergency Preparedness: 610-437-7577
LocationLehigh
Geographic AreaLehigh; City of Allentown
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMonday through Friday, 7:30am to 4:30pm
 
Contact Information
Contact's Phone610-437-7760
Physical Site Address 1245 North Sixth Street
Physical Site Address 2Alliance Hall
Physical Site City, State, ZipAllentown, PA 18102
Main Phone610-437-7760
Fax610-437-8799
Program Emailvicky.kistler@allentownpa.gov
Web Addresswww.allentownpa.org/health_department.html
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Allentown Health Bureau
This Program: Allentown Health Bureau
Affiliated Services: Allentown Health Bureau