Darien Health Department  

 Mission of the Health Department:  Prevent disease, by promoting a safe community and healthy environment to all residents and visitors, while upholding public health based regulations, which protect the quality of life.
Quarterly Report to the Board of Selectmen: January 2023

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Region 1 Local Health Departments host Mental Health in a Post COVID World webinar on January 26, 2023, 6 - 7:30pm - click here for more information and registration!

 Press Release: January - National Radon Action Month (all free kits have been handed out)
Press Release from Gov Lamont: Good Health & Safety Guidance

Restaurant & Cosmetology Ratings Site 
award.jpgLocal health efforts in COVID response recognized by Gov. Ned Lamont with special proclamation: 
National Public Health Workers Day

Tech Help Video - The Learning Professor TV79 Interview with David Knauf, Darien Director of Health, discussing Health Department activities - 12/5/2022
 Preparing for Emergencies

It's Flu Season (Reminder from Region 1 Public Health)
CDC Weekly US Influenza Surveillance Report

Board Approves Modified Calendar for 2022-2023 - Florence County School  District Three Community Calendar

COVID Updates

Breaking News  

  • Centers for Disease Control, Weekly Feature -  Did You Know? 


Phone: (203) 656-7320
For an emergency after hours: (203) 662-5300 or 911

Open Monday - Thursday,
8 a.m. - 5:15 p.m.,
closed Fridays and Holidays

Advisory Board of Health

Staff Contact Information:

David A. Knauf, MPH, MS, RS
Director of Health

Mindy Chambrelli, RS

Cedric Goo
Environmental Health Specialist

Paula Sutliffe, MA, RN-BC, CHC
Public Health Nurse

Michelle L. Varrone
Office Administrator, Notary

Tim Kenefick, M.D.
Medical Advisor