The Multnomah County Health Department’s annual review of homeless deaths finds that 80 people who were experiencing homelessness died on local streets in 2016. Multnomah County released its sixth annual Domicile Unknown report today.
Multnomah County and Human Services Research Institute (HSRI) are conducting a study of the local mental health system. As part of the study, Multnomah County Commissioner Sharon Meieran is hosting a community listening session on Monday, Dec. 11, at 5:30 p.m.
This year the start of the holiday season also means the start of influenza season. If you haven't gotten your flu shot yet, it's not too late.
The Senate Republican’s tax bill is a cruel hoax when it comes to standing up for working families. Low-income Oregonians, students, and the middle class will suffer as a result of this bill, while corporations get a permanent tax cut.
Today, Multnomah County announced it will extend the deadline for proposals to provide 911 emergency ambulance services countywide. The County Board of Commissioners will be asked for permission to extend the current contract with American Medical Response (AMR) an additional six months through
Name: Community Involvement Committee Meeting
Date/time: Tuesday, October 17, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Room 126 of the Multnomah Building, 501 S.E. Hawthorne Blvd., Portland, OR 97214
Wildfires across the state and region are continuing to cause smoky conditions today and Wednesday that can pose a health risk to certain people.
The Multnomah County Health Department is formally appealing the Trump Administration’s surprise move to end a five-year teen health grant two years early.
With another warm summer weekend ahead, the Multnomah County Health Department is reminding everyone to swim healthy. Everyone plays a role in preventing illnesses linked to the water people share during the summer and all year round.