Health District

Central Connecticut Health DistrictThe Central Connecticut Health District (CCHD) is responsible for providing a comprehensive environmental and public health services program in the Towns of Berlin, Newington, Rocky Hill and Wethersfield.

This includes enforcement of state and municipal public health and environmental health laws pertaining to such areas as:

  • Day care centers
  • Food establishments
  • Litter and nuisance complaints
  • Motels
  • Private wells
  • Public pools
  • Rental housing
  • Rodent control
  • Septic systems,

The District coordinates a variety of health education and promotion programs including foot care, nutrition education, diabetes self-care, senior health promotion and several health screening clinics. The District is also responsible for the investigation and follow-up of all reportable communicable diseases.

Commitment to Quality of Life Improvement

The Central Connecticut Health District is committed to improving the quality of life in our communities through prevention of disease and injury, fostering of a healthy environment, and promotion of the health of our residents.


The Health District provides:

  • Communicable disease surveillance follow-up
  • Health education
  • Immunization clinics
  • Lead, radon, asbestos consultations
  • Restaurant inspection
  • Senior wellness clinics
  • Septic system plan and review
  • Swimming pool inspections

Red Zone

Rocky Hill remains in the “red zone” for COVID-19 positive cases due to the highly transmissible OMICRON variant. Our emergency management team continues to closely monitor and respond to rapidly evolving data and guidance to keep our community safe.