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    Blue Zones Activate Petaluma

    PHCD engaged Blue Zones to conduct a community assessment and feasibility study. CLICK HERE to read the completed report.

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  • Public Meetings

    Public Meetings

    Join our next Board of Directors Meeting


    The next public meeting agendas will be posted here.

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  • Healthquest

    Healthquest CPR/AED

    Providing CPR/AED/First Aid training and certification to individuals, businesses, and healthcare providers


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  • Health Initiatives


    Bringing together residents, businesses, and local organizations to address key community health priorities 

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The Petaluma Health Care District is a community owned and operated public agency. For almost 75 years, we have been dedicated to improving the health and well-being of Southern Sonoma County.

Our Mission is to improve the health and well-being of our community through leadership, advocacy, support, partnerships and education. 

Our Vision is to foster a healthier community and equitable access to comprehensive health and wellness services for all.



We navigate and identify the health needs and priorities of our local residents, and provide or support services and programs in response to these needs. We bring local partners together to take action to foster policy, system and environmental change to improve the overall health of our community.

“We ensure local access to emergency and acute care services and partner with our community to make Southern Sonoma County a great place to live, work and play.”

About Southern Sonoma County

Located 35 miles north of San Francisco, the idyllic and culturally rich cities within the Petaluma Health Care District’s boundary make Southern Sonoma County a great place for families and businesses. To learn more, check out Petaluma Star and the Petaluma Area Chamber of Commerce.

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Become an informed Sonoma County resident
  • Coronavirus Resources

    Resources on COVID-19

    The 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) is front of mind in our community right now. Click here to keep track of the most current information, including everything currently known about how the virus spreads, how it’s treated, how to protect yourself, and what to do if you get sick. 


    Resources: Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)

    Resources: Sonoma Co. Dept. of Health Services

    Find local resources



  • Fire Resources

    Sonoma County Fire Resources

    On October 7, 2017, fires erupted across Northern California, destroying nearly 9,000 structures and taking the lives of 43 people. Sonoma County has come together to support those individuals impacted by these devastating fires, and to begun to rebuild lives and our community.


    If you are in need of help or would like to offer support, please check out our fire resources page



  • PHCD

    PVH Future Operator

    PHCD is committed to ensuring our community is informed of updates about an operator for Petaluma Valley Hospital. Click here to read the latest updates.

    PHCD will be also be sharing these updates on our blog, our Facebook page and via email. To sign up to receive updates directly in your inbox, send us an email and let us know. 


  • PHCD


    Cardiovascular disease is a leading cause of preventable death in Sonoma County, killing 750 residents each year. Fortunately, our community is coming together to create a healthier future for all.


    Checking your blood pressure is a simple action you can take to have a powerful impact. Find out how you can check your blood pressure locally and get connected to resources to help you on your path to heart health. PHCD is proud to support this important initiative. We can do this, Petaluma. It's Up to Us!

  • A portrait of Sonoma County

    A Portrait of Sonoma County

    Commissioned by the County of Sonoma Department of Health Services, A Portrait of Sonoma County is an in-depth look at how our residents and communities are faring in three fundamental areas of life: health, access to knowledge, and living standards. View the full report here.

    Interested in learning more about Southern Sonoma County’s data? We would be happy to do a presentation for your board, staff, or agency. Contact us to learn more.


  • PHCD

    Healthy Sonoma

    Healthy Sonoma is a one stop source of non-biased data and information about community health in Sonoma County, and healthy communities in general. It is intended to help planners, policy makers, and community members learn about issues, identify improvements, and collaborate for positive change.

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Key Community Partners

Southern Sonoma County is a community of vibrant and collaborative partnerships. Our residents and organizations regularly come together to bring needed programs and services that benefit the health of our residents. Below are just some of the organizations with which PHCD is partnering: