Boston Public Health Commission
BPHC envisions a thriving Boston where all residents live healthy, fulfilling lives free of racism, poverty, violence, and other systems of oppression.
BPHC is an independent public agency governed by a seven-member board of health appointed by the Mayor of Boston.
What we do by topic
The Facts About Monkeypox
Anyone can get monkeypox. Learn how to protect yourself and others.
News and AnnouncementsNews
BPHC Shares Monkeypox Guidance to Educate Community on Symptoms and Prevention Measures
BPHC Recommends COVID-19 Vaccines for Children Ages Six Months and Older
BPHC Lifts Public Health Advisory at Jamaica Pond
Careers and internships
Apply for Commission Jobs
Do you care about the health of Boston? Join BPHC! Search and apply to open positions on our career center.
teen leadership programs
Are you a teen looking for ways to have a positive impact on your community? Take a look at our teen leadership programs to make a difference in your city!
BPHC offers internship opportunities to expand your education, and give back to your community. Take a look at the open internship opportunities in our career center.