Health Department

public health

 

Mission

To preserve, promote, and protect the health of all people in the City of Middletown through equitable prevention, partnerships, and education.

Announcements

Radon

Test Your Home for Radon!

Radon is the leading cause of lung cancer among non-smokers.  Radon gas is naturally occurring from the breakdown of uranium in the soil.  It can get into your home through cracks in the foundation. 

The Middletown Health Department has FREE Radon test kits (while supplies last),  Please call (860) 638-4960 for information on how to obtain a test kit. Visit https://www.epa.gov/radon/health-risk-radon for more information about the health effects of Radon.

Birth Certificate Update

Starting July 1, 2021, an adopted person who is at least 18 years old, or the adopted person's adult child or grandchild may submit a request form to obtain a copy of their original birth certificate.

The application can be found here: Request Form for Copy of Original Birth Certificate of Adopted Person

Online Marriage Application

If you are being married in Middletown within the next 65 days, we encourage you to use the Online Marriage Application. This is an application only - you will not actually receive your marriage license until both parties appear in our office sometime before the marriage date.

Please call (860) 638-4963 or (860) 638-4964 to schedule an appointment. When you come to pick up your license, bring a current photo ID and cash or check for your payment. A license is $50 and a certified copy is $20. Applications for marriage licenses are processed Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. (please arrive no later than 4 p.m.).

Ongoing Health Programs

Senior Center Blood Pressure Screenings

Every Thursday from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. at the Middletown Senior Center. No appointment is necessary, No age or residency requirement, For more information call 860-638-4540. Sponsored by the Middletown Health Department.