Welcome to the Chronic Disease Prevention Division!

Health & Human Services - 2377 N. Stemmons Freeway, Dallas, TX 75207
Phone:  (214) 819-5115
E-mail:  chronic.disease@dallascounty.org

Our Mission

The mission of the Chronic Disease Prevention Division (CDPD) is to promote and support DCHHS’ overall mission of optimizing and protecting the health of the citizens of Dallas County. To this effect, the CDPD thrives to prevent chronic diseases and reduce health inequities by addressing environments, systems, and behaviors that are associated with chronic diseases and precursors.

Programs and Services

Diabetes PreventionObesity PreventionAsthma ControlTobacco Use Control
and Prevention
Hypertension Prevention

Aims to reduce the risk of developing Type 2 Diabetes

Promotes and Educates on healthy eating & exercise and works to expand access to healthy food

Aims to improve health outcomes for children with asthma and their families

Assist current tobacco users to quit and promotes tobacco free polices

Aims to reduce the risk of developing hypertension and educates on hypertension management and control

All prevention services offered by the Chronic Disease Prevention Division are FREE of charge. Click below to enroll in any of the programs and services!

* All classes offered in English and Spanish