U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion/CDC - DACH

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Other Contact Information

Mailstop K-40 4770 Buford Highway NE
Atlanta, GA 30341-3717
1-800-232-4636 (Voice)
1-888-232-6348 (TTY)


CDC’s National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP) is at the forefront of the nation's efforts to prevent and control chronic diseases. The Division of Adult and Community Health (DACH) is charged with managing programs that provide cross-cutting, chronic disease and health promotion expertise. DACH's activities include Communities Putting Prevention to Work, a program developed to impact the nation’s health by reducing chronic diseases related to obesity and tobacco. In addition to supporting programs that foster healthy aging and healthy communities, DASH's Prevention Research Centers (PRC), an interdependent network of community, academic, and public health partners, conduct prevention research and promote the wide use of practices proven to promote good health.

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Review Date

Wednesday, Jul 13, 2011