DOH Mental Health Program Included in Department’s Offers

DOH MENTAL HEALTH PROGRAM – The Department of Health launched several programs for the benefit of the people.

DOH is the turn-to of many Filipinos with regards to their health concerns. Among the offers of the department are programs that focus on the people’s mental health.

DOH Programs in the Philippines: Health, Immunization, Nutrition, Mental Health…

List of DOH Programs in the Philippines for the People

DOH PROGRAMS IN THE PHILIPPINES – Here is a list of the health, immunization, nutrition, and other programs by the Department of Health (DOH).

One of the government agencies in the Philippines is the Department of Health which takes the lead when it comes to helping the Filipinos in their medical needs. It offers several programs – health, immunization, and nutrition programs among others.

DOH Programs in the Philippines
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DOH Programs in the Philippines

  • Adolescent Health and Development Program that aims to provide quality healthcare to adolescents (aged 10-19)
  • Aedes-Borne Viral Diseases Prevention and Control Program that aims to increase the prevention and control of aedes-borne diseases like dengue, zika, and chikugunya
  • Belly Gud for Health which aims to address overweight and obesity concerns as they are linked to several more serious health conditions such as cardiovascular diseases
  • Blood Donation Program which promotes voluntary donation of safe blood
  • Cancer Control Program which aims to prevent cancer and help manage and treat it by providing accessible and quality health care
  • Chronic-Kidney Disease Prevention and Control that aims to address kidney problems before it leads to worst scenarios
  • Climate Change as the department aims to fight it because of the risks it can bring on the health of the living
  • Dengue Prevention and Control Program
  • Dental Health Program
  • Early Childhood Care Development Program that provides healthcare access from pregnancy until the child is 35 months old
  • Emerging and Re-emerging Infectious Diseases Program
  • Environmental Health Program
  • Expanded Program on Immunization that aims to fight polio, tetanus, and several other health problems
  • Filariasis Elimination Program that aims to help the people in areas affected by the disease caused by ringworms
  • Food and Waterborne Diseases Prevention and Control Program
  • Healthy and Productive Ageing Program for the senior citizens and to ensure them a quality life in their senior years
  • Infant and Young Child Feeding Program that aims to ensure that the children get a health development
  • Integrated Management of Childhood Illness Program
  • Leprosy Control Program
  • Malaria Control and Elimination Program
  • Mental Health Program that aims to help people by providing psychosocial health services
  • Micronutrient Supplementation Program
  • National Family Planning Program
  • National Leprosy Control Program
  • National Safe Motherhood Program
  • Newborn Hearing Screening Program
  • Newborn Screening Program
  • Occupational Health Program that aims to prevent and control work-related diseases and injuries
  • Oral Health Program
  • Persons with Disabilities
  • Philippine Cancer Control Program
  • Philippine Medical Travel and Wellness Tourism Program
  • Philippine Organ Donation and Transplant Program
  • Prevention of Blindness Program
  • Rabies Prevention and Control Program
  • Safe Motherhood Program
  • Unang Yakap (Essential Newborn Care: Protocol for New Life)
  • Water Safety Program


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