Government

Boards of Health

Legal Basis- Legal basis for the requirement and conduct of Boards of Health in Michigan; Public Health Code, Part 24, 333.2413-2424
Michigan's Guide to Public Health for Local Governing Entities- Developed by MDHHS in 2006, this comprehensive guide is designed for County Commissioners, Boards of Health, and City Councils.
NALBOH- The National Association of Local Boards of Health acts as a resource and advocates for Boards of Health.

Boards of Commissioners

Michigan Association of Counties (MAC)- MAC acts as a resources and advocates for Michigan’s County Commissioners.

State Legislature

Michigan State Legislature- Main website has general information, directories, and legislative activity.
Citizen's Guide to State Government- Comprehensive Primer (Jan. 2018) to Michigan State Government.
An Ounce of Prevention: What Public Health Means in Michigan- From the Citizens Research Council of Michigan, this August 2018 report describes public health functions, the critical need for resources, and encourages a “Health in All Policies” approach for government decision makers.

MDHHS- Michigan Department of Health and Human Services

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services- Website   (clinical, educational, and nutritional programs)
Michigan's State Health Assessment and State Health Improvement Plan, 2012-2017- Comprehensive narrative on the MDHHS Health Assessment and Improvement Planning Efforts in 2012.

MDEQ- Michigan Department of Envirornmental Quality

Michigan Department of Environmental Quality- Main Website (drinking water, septic, and beach programs, among others)

MDARD- Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development

Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural DevelopmentMain Website (food safety and restaurant inspection)

MDLARA- Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs

Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs- Main Website (Public Health Administrative Code, Marihuana and Health Worker Licensing)

MDE- Michigan Department of Education

Michigan Department of Education- Main Website (health education and other programs)

Local Health Departments

Local Health Department Map