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Health Commissioner's Office
215-686-5200
TTY: 711
Press Inquiries: Jeff Moran, Director of Communications, 215-686-5244

Frequently Called Numbers
Air pollution/noise/vibration complaints 215-685-7580
Animal bite reports 215-685-6749
Animal licensing 215-683-LOST
Asbestos information 215-685-7576
Behavioral Health System
(Office of Mental Health, Coordinating Office of Drug and Alcohol Abuse Programs, Community Behavioral Health)
215-413-3100
Child Abuse
(Child Protective Services, Department of Human Services)
To report child abuse in Philadelphia
215-683-6100
Flu shots (seasonal) 215-685-6458
Food poisoning reports 215-685-7494
Health center appointment line 215-685-6790
Heat hotline (seasonal) 215-765-9040
HIV/AIDS information and testing 215-985-2437
Immunization information 215-685-6748
Infectious disease information 215-685-6740
Insect information and complaints
(mosquitoes, roaches, ticks, fleas)
215-685-9026
Institutional sanitation and safety complaints
(boarding homes, day care centers, non-residential swimming pools, nursing homes, schools)
215-685-7342
Lead poisoning and peeling paint 215-685-2797
Poison control center (24 hours) 800-222-1222
Rat complaints 215-685-9000
Restaurant complaints 215-685-7495
SmokeFree Philly information line 215-683-LIVE
Suicide and crisis intervention (24 hours) 215-686-4420
Travel immunization information 215-685-6740
Tuberculosis information 215-685-6873


Please refer to the list of divisions, at right, for additional contact information.