Arizona Department of Health Services
The Arizona Department of Health Services (ADHS) promotes the health of Arizona’s children and adults.
The Department’s broad mission encompasses behavioral health, disease prevention and control, health promotion, community public health, environmental health, maternal and child health, and emergency preparedness.
By statute, a representative of ADHS serves on the Governor’s Council.
To learn more: Arizona Department of Health Services
ADHS Office of Injury Prevention
The ADHS Office of Injury Prevention is responsible for coordinating and building state infrastructure for community injury prevention. Under the Office of Injury Prevention there are several focus areas: Injury Prevention Advisory Council, Child Fatality Review, Drowning Prevention, Drug Overdose Fatality Review, Prescription Drugs, Safe Sleep, Safe Kids Arizona and Opioid Response. For additional information, resources and fact sheets visit ADHS Reports & Fact Sheets to view those documents.
Do you need more facts about common injuries and how to prevent them?
You can find information about injury prevention at the ADHS Injury Prevention Homepage.
Arizona Department of Health Services offers a variety of programs and services to Arizona residents. Listed below are the different divisions under ADHS with links to each webpage.