Public Health is about giving everyone the best chance to live long, healthy, fulfilling lives from the very beginning to the very end. Dudley council has a responsibility to improve and protect the health of its residents and reduce health inequalities across the borough.
Our public health programmes work to improve the health and wellbeing of our communities by identifying the risks that affect different people, in different places, at different stages of life, and finding the best way to minimise them.
By working with external agencies and local communities we aim to:
There are three key domains of public health practice, which are all supported by health intelligence and research: