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.

FLU CLINICS ANNOUNCEMENT: Protect Yourself from the Flu:

The Seasonal Flu is particular nasty this year. Take these three steps to protect yourself:
1. Get vaccinated against the flu.
We will be holding 2 flu clinics at the East Shore District Health Department Office at 688East Main St. (Orchard Research Park) Branford
Monday Jan. 22nd from 3-5pm
Saturday Jan. 27th from 10am-12pm
2. Take general precautions--> Wash your hands, Cover your cough, Stay home if you are sick

Diabetes Self-management Class Starts on Jan. 22nd

"Live Well with Diabetes" classes will be starting on January 22nd, 2018.

This is a FREE diabetes self-management program that runs for 6 Weeks.The class will meet every Monday evening from Jan. 22nd until February 26th @ 5:30pm at The East Shore District Health Department office located at:
688 East Main St., Branford

We Have Moved!

Visit East Shore District Health Department (ESDHD)
at our new location: 688 East Main Street, Branford, CT
Just off of Rte1
0.7 miles east of ChowderPot Restaurant
Take a left on baldwin drive
Take a left into the first driveway and drive all the way to the left side of the building.