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Wastewater Monitoring

In this video, Houston's Health Authority Dr. David Persse explains the benefits of the school district participating in the COVID-19 wastewater program.

Go to Houston Wastewater Epidemiology to find the level of virus in your neighborhood's wastewater.

Speaker/Info Requests

This form is for the public to request speakers, info or other guidance from the Houston Health Department. Please allow 24-48 hours for a response.

Educational Resources

Visit our Communications & Educational Resources page for free multilingual educational flyers, graphics, videos, toolkits, and more.

News Updates

Go to COVID-19 news releases.

Page last reviewed: October 21, 2022

COVID-19 Services and Resources

COVID-19 services and resources

Make sure you are up to date on your COVID-19 vaccines by getting all recommended doses, including a booster when eligible. Vaccination helps protect you from serious illness, hospitalization, and death; it also helps reduce spread. In addition to HHD sites, vaccination is available at doctors' offices, pharmacies, and clinics. Find vaccines near you at vaccines.gov.

COVID-19 vaccination sites

Free Vaccination Sites

Getting vaccinated helps prevent serious illness, hospitalization, and death; it also helps reduce the spread of COVID-19. 

COVID-19 testing sites

Free Testing Sites

We offer dozens of free testing sites.

We partnered with local schools to offer free on-campus testing to students and staff.

Accessible community portal

Accessible Community Portal

The No-Barriers, Communications-Assessible, Community Portal is available at acp.nobacomm.org.

Wastewater dashboard

Houston Wastewater Epidemiology

A comprehensive, cost-effective, system to monitor community infection dynamics of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. 

View the level of virus in your neighborhood’s wastewater

COVID-19 contact tracing

Contact Tracing

Choosing to work with contact tracers helps protect everyone from COVID-19.