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Bethlehem Health Bureau

Mission Statement
To provide high quality public health services that protect and promote optimal health and well-being to assure Bethlehem is a safe and health community.

For public health emergencies that occur when the Bethlehem Health Bureau is closed, including weekends and most holidays, please call the Bethlehem Police Department’s non-emergency phone number at 610-865-7187.

2014-15 Influenza Clinic Sites

City of Bethlehem Residents Only. $15 fee (cash or check).

Lutheran Manor Friday October 10th 9-11 am 2084 Westgate Dr.
YMCA Wednesday October 15th 5-7 pm 430 E. Broad St.
City Hall  Thursday November 6th 5-7 pm 10 E. Church St.
Westgate Mall Thursday November 13th  5-7 pm 2285  Schoenersville Rd.
  • Some Medicare Part B recipients may be eligible for a free vaccination
  • Eligibility for Medicare Part B reimbursements will be determined on site
  • Please bring all insurance cards
  • The flu consent forms & vaccine information statements are available below.
  • For questions call 610-865-7083
Vaccine Information Statement Vaccine Information Statement
Flu Consent Form Flu Consent Form




Runner's World Half Marathon

The Runner’s World Half Marathon & Festival will be held in Bethlehem from October 17th-19th, and they are looking for volunteers to assist with this! With hundreds of positions available, there is a spot for everyone; including teams, groups, or just friends and family. We are currently looking for volunteers to help in the following areas:

  • Race Expo
  • Start/Finish
  • Course Marshalls/Bike Marshalls
  • Water Stations
  • Cheer Zones
  • Kids Races
  • Environmental Crew

All volunteers will receive community service hours for their time.  Runner’s World will also provide all volunteers with special package including a virtual swag bag and gifts from our sponsors.

We encourage groups to volunteer with friends and family, if your group will have 30 or more volunteers please contact Gabrielle at or call 212-488-6713 for more information.  Small group and individual sign-ups are still greatly appreciated.

Volunteer spots are assigned on a first-come, first-serve basis, so sign up now!

Strategic Plan for Fiscal Years 2013-2015


The Bethlehem Health Bureau (BHB), officially founded in 1980, ensures the health of the Bethlehem City community by utilizing the three core functions of public health: monitor health status to identify community health problems, diagnose and investigate health problems and health hazards in the community, and evaluate effectiveness, accessibility, and quality of personal and population-based health services.

For 30 years, the Bethlehem Health Bureau has strived to ensure the core functions of public health for the City of Bethlehem. We continue to assess the needs of and assure services to our community and educate the public in the areas of:

Our strategies correspond with the goals established by Healthy People 2020, a set of health objectives for the Nation ( ).

We value our community partnerships, both individual and group, and look forward to working with you to meet your needs. We welcome your input and look forward to hearing from you regarding our programs. If you require information beyond what is offered here on our website, please feel free to call us Monday through Friday, from 8:00am-4:30pm at (610) 865-7087.


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