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State Minority Liaisons

The states designated with an asterisk* in this section have established an official minority health entity such as an office, commission, council, center, branch, project or other unit-either through executive or legislative branch action. Other states have designated minority health contacts. For states not listed, contact the state health office to determine that state's point of contact for minority health issues.

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| PA | PR | RI | RP | SC | TN | TX | UT | VA | VI | VT | WI | WV | WY |

Alabama*
Minority Health Section
Alabama Department of Public Health
RSA Tower, Suite 710
201 Monroe St.
Montgomery, AL 36104
334-206-5432
334-206-5396
334-206-5434 Fax
334-240-3374 Fax

Arkansas*
Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities
4815 West Markham, Slot H-22
Little Rock, AR 72205
501-661-2193
501-661-2414 Fax
http://www.healthyarkansas.com Exit Disclaimer

Arkansas Minority Health Commission
1123 South University, Suite 312
Little Rock, AR 72204
501-686-2720
501-686-2722 Fax
http://www.arminorityhealth.com Exit Disclaimer

American Samoa
American Samoa Government
Department of Health
Pago Pago, AS 96799
011-684-633-4606
011-684-633-5379 Fax

Arizona*
Center for Minority Health
Office of Health Systems Development
Arizona Department of Health Services
1740 West Adams St., Room 410
Phoenix, AZ 85007
602-542-2909
602-542-2011 Fax
www.azdhs.gov

California*
Office of Multicultural Health
Department of Health Services
P. O. Box 997413 MS 0022
Sacramento, CA 95899-7413
1501 Capitol Ave. Suite 6054
Sacramento, CA 95814
916-440-7562
916-440-7565 Fax
http://www.dhs.ca.gov/director/omh

Colorado*
Office of Health Disparities
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
4300 Cherry Creek Drive South C-1
Denver, CO 80246-1530
303-692-2329
303-691-7746 Fax

Connecticut*
Office of Multicultural Health
Department of Public Health
410 Capitol Ave., MS-11GCT
Hartford, CT 06134
860-509-8098
860-509-7160 Fax

District of Columbia
D.C. Department of Health
Preventive Health Services Administration
State Center for Health Statistics
825 N. Capitol St., N.E., 2nd floor
Washington, DC 20002
202-442-5865
202-442-4833 Fax

Delaware*
Office of Minority Health
Division of Public Health
Delaware Department of Health
417 Federal ST
PO Box 637
Dover, DE 19903
302-744-4700
302-739-6659 Fax

Federated States of Micronesia
Department of Health, Education and Social Services
FSM National Government
Palikir Station, Postal Stop 70
Palikir, Pohnpei State, FM 96941
011-691-320-2619/3929
011-691-320-5263 Fax

Florida*
Office of Minority Health
Florida State Department of Health
4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin A-00
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1729
850-245-4002
850-245-4124 Fax

Georgia*
Office of Minority Health
Georgia Department of Community Health
Two Peachtree St., 36th Floor
Atlanta, GA 30303-3159
404-657-6707
404-463-3450
404-657-2769 Fax

Guam
Guam Office of Minority Health
Bureau of Professional Support Services
Division of Public Health
Department of Public Health and Social Services
123 Chalan Kareta, Route 10
Mangilao, Guam 96913-6304
671-797-6755
671-734-2066 fax

Hawaii*
Office of Health Parity
Hawaii State Department of Health
1250 Punchbowl St., Room 257
Honolulu, HI 96813
808-586-4690
808-586-5654 Fax

Iowa
Office of Multicultural Health
Iowa Department of Health
4th Floor - Lucas State Office Building
321 E. 12th St.,
Des Moines, IA 50319-0075
515-281-4904
515-242-6384 Fax

Idaho
State Office of Rural Health and Primary Care
Idaho Department of Health and Welfare
450 West State St., 4th Floor
Boise, ID 83720
208-334-0669
208-332-7262 Fax

Illinois*
Center for Minority Health Services
Illinois Department of Public Health
535 W. Jefferson, 5th Floor
Springfield, IL 62761
217-785-4311
217-558-7181 Fax

Indiana*
Office of Minority Health
Indiana State Department of Health
2 North Meridian St., Section 8-G
Indianapolis, IN 46204
317-233-3006
317-233-7943 Fax

Indiana Minority Health Coalition
3737 North Meridian St., 3rd Floor
Indianapolis, IN 46208
317-926-4011
317-926-4037 Fax

Kansas
Kansas Department of Health and Environment
Division of Health
Curtis State Office Building
1000 S.W. Jackson St., Suite 300
Topeka, KS 66612-1365
785-296-0781
785-296-1562 Fax

Louisiana*
Bureau of Minority Health Access
628 North 4th St, 9th Floor
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
225-342-4886
225-342-3738 Fax

Massachusetts*
Office of Multicultural Health
Massachusetts Department of Public Health
250 Washington St., 5th Floor
Boston, MA 02108
617-624-5590
617-624-6062 Fax

Federated States of Micronesia
Department of Health, Education and Social Services
Palikir Station, Postal Stop 70
Palikir, Pohnpei State, FM 96941
011-691-320-2619/3929
011-691-320-5263 Fax

Maryland*
Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities
Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
201 West Preston St., Room 500
Baltimore, MD 21201
410-767-7117
410-333-5100 Fax

Maine*
Office of Minority Health
Maine Center for Disease Control & Prevention
Department of Health and Human Services
Key Plaza, 8th floor
11 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
207-287-4844
207-287-9058 Fax
1-800-606-0215 TDD

Michigan*
Division of Health, Wellness and Disease Control
Health Disparities Reduction and Minority Health Section
Michigan Department of Community Health
3056 W. Grand Blvd. Suite 3-150
Detroit, MI 48202
313-456-4355
313-456-4427 fax

Minnesota*
Office of Minority and Multicultural Health
Freeman Building, 5C
625 N. Robert St.
P.O. Box 64975
St. Paul, MN 55164
651-201-5000
651-201-5797Fax

Missouri*
Office of Minority Health
Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services
930 Wildwood Drive
P. O. Box 570
Jefferson City, MO 65102
573-751-6064
573-522-1599 Fax

Marshall Islands
Minister of Health and Environment
Republic of the Marshall Islands
P. O. Box 16
Majuro, Marshall Islands 96960
011-692-625-5660/5661
011-692-625-4543 Fax

Mississippi*
Office of Health Disparity Elimination
Mississippi Department of Health
570 E. Woodrow Wilson Blvd.
P.O. Box 1700
Jackson, MS 39215
601-576-8102
601-576-7270 Fax

Montana
Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services
Cogswell Building, Room B102
1400 Broadway
Helena, MT 59620
406-444-4141
406-444-6943 Fax

North Carolina*
Office of Minority Health & Health Disparities
NC Department of Public Health and Human Services
1110 Navaho Drive, Ste. 510
Raleigh, NC 27609
919-431-1693
919-431-1613
919-850-2758

Nebraska*
Office of Minority Health
Nebraska Health and Human Services System
Department of Regulation and Licensure
301 Centennial Mall South
P. O. Box 95044
Lincoln, NE 68509-5026
402-471-0152
402-471-0383 Fax

New Hampshire*
Office of Minority Health
New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services
97 Pleasant Street, Thayer Building
Concord, NH 03301
603-271-8459
603-271-0824 Fax

New Jersey*
Office of Minority and Multicultural Health
New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services
P.O. Box 360
Trenton, NJ 08625-0360
609-292-6962
609-292-8713 Fax

New Mexico
Office of Policy and Multicultural Health
New Mexico Department of Health
1190 St. Francis Dr.
Santa Fe, NM 87501
505-827-2056
505-827-2942 Fax
New York*

Northern Mariana Islands
Secretary of Health
Department of Public Health
P. O. Box 500-409 CK
Saipan, MP 96950-0409
670-236-8770
670-236-8756 Fax

Nevada*
Nevada Office of Minority Health-
Program Manager Office of Minority Health
4150 Technology Way, Suite 210
Carson City, NV 89706
775-684-4032 (direct)
775-684-4285 (office)
775-684-4245 (fax)

New York*
Office of Minority Health
New York State Department of Health
ESP-Corning Tower Building,
Room 780
Albany, NY 12237-0092
518-474-2180
518-474-4695 Fax

Ohio*
Ohio Commission on Minority Health
77 South High Streets, Suite 745- 7th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
614-466-4000
614-752-9049 Fax

Oklahoma*
Office of Minority Health
Oklahoma State Department of Health
1000 N.E. 10th St., Suite 211.2
Oklahoma City, OK 73112
405-271-1337
405-271-9228 Fax

Oregon*
Department of Human Services
800 N.E. Oregon St., Suite 550
Portland, OR 97232
971-673-1285
971-673-1128 Fax

Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania Department of Health
Office of Health Equity
Health & Welfare Building, Room 628
7th & Forster Streets
Harrisburg, PA 17120
717-787-4366

Puerto Rico*
Puerto Rico Department of Health P.O. Box 70184
San Juan, PR 00936-0184
787-765-2929
787-274-5739 Fax

Rhode Island*
Office of Minority Health
RI Department of Health
3 Capitol Hill, Room 401
Providence, RI 02908
401 222-5940
401 222-5957 Fax

Republic of Palau
Minister of Health
Republic of Palau
P. O. Box 6027
Koror, Republic of Palau 96940
011-680-488-0722/5552/2813/8663
011-(680) 767-0722Fax

South Carolina*
Office of Minority Health
South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control
2600 Bull St.
Columbia, SC 29201
803-898-3808
803-898-3810 Fax

Tennessee*
Division of Minority Health
Tennessee Department of Health
Cordell Hull Building, 3rd Floor
425 5th Ave., North
Nashville, TN 37243
615-741-9443
615- 253-1434 Fax

Texas*
Office for the Elimination of Health Disparities
Texas Health and Human Services Commission
4900 North Lamar Blvd. Mail Code 1910
Austin, TX 78751
512-424-6509
512-424-6537 Fax

Utah*
Center for Multicultural Health/Office of Minority Health
Utah Department of Health
Community and Family Health Services
P. O. Box 142001
Salt Lake City, UT 84114-2001
801-538-9457
801-538-6591 Fax

Virginia*
Virginia Department of Health
Office of Minority Health & Public Health Policy
109 Governor Street, Suite 1016 East
Richmond, VA 23219
804-864-7435
804-864-7440 Fax

Virgin Islands*
Office of Minority Health
Virgin Islands Department of Health
Office of Minority Health
Charles Harwood Complex
3500 Estate Richmond
Christiansted, VI 00820-4370
340-773-1311

Vermont*
Office of Minority Health & Health Disparities
Department of Health
108 Cherry St; P.O. Box 70
Burlington, VT 05402
802-863-7288
802-527-5405Fax

Wisconsin*
Minority Health Program
Division of Public Health
Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services
1 West Wilson St., Room 372
PO Box 2659
Madison, WI 53701
608-267-2173
608-264-9881 Fax

West Virginia*
West Virginia Dept. of Health & Human Resources
Bureau for Public Health
Office of Epidemiology & Health Promotion
WV Office of Minority Health
350 Capitol Street, Room 206
Charleston, WV 25301
304-558-8308
304-558-1553 Fax

Wyoming
Wyoming Department of Health
6101 Yellowstone Road, Suite 510
Cheyenne, WY 82002
307-777-5601
307-777-8545 Fax



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