The Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) publishes brochures, reports, fact sheets, palm cards, tool kits, and posters on many personal and public health topics.

Topics include:

  • COVID-19 safety
  • Diet and nutrition
  • Disease prevention and management
  • Drug use and prescription drugs
  • Health insurance
  • Monkeypox (mpox) posters and palm cards
  • Parenting and child wellness and safety
  • Pest control
  • Sexual health
  • Smoking
  • "Vaccination Required" poster for businesses
  • Vaccines

You can get free copies of these materials by mail.

Call 311 or 212-NEW-YORK (212-639-9675) to request a copy.


If you requested a Department of Health and Mental Hygiene publication over 2 weeks ago and have not received it, you can check the status. If you ordered it more recently, allow time for delivery and call back after 2 weeks if you still haven't received it.

Cancel Order

If your order has been placed, it likely already shipped. You can return unwanted copies at no cost to you by writing "Return to Sender" on the package and putting it in the mail.

Out of Stock

If the publication you are looking for is currently out of stock, please try again at a later time.

Update Order

  • To order additional items, you must place another order.
  • You can email requests to
    • To update a current order, be sure to include tracking order number
    • To update address, email, and organizational information

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