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CDC-INFO is CDC's national contact center, delivering health information to consumers, providers, and professionals calling or e-mailing on different disease prevention and health promotion topics. CDC-INFO also provides customer feedback and data to CDC and CDC programs to inform strategic planning and agency activities. CDC-INFO representatives are available at 1-800-CDC-INFO (1-800-232-4636) or and click on “Contact CDC-INFO” to answer your questions in English and Spanish. We provide up-to-date information about hundreds of health and safety topics such as:

  • Data and Statistics
  • Diseases and Conditions
  • Emergencies and Disasters
  • Environmental Health
  • Healthy Living
  • Injury, Violence and Safety
  • Life Stages and Populations
  • Travelers' Health
  • Workplace Safety and Health
  • And more

What is CDC-INFO?

Launched in 2005, the CDC National Contact Center (1-800-CDC-INFO or Contact CDC-INFO ) provides a trusted source of health information on a wide variety of disease prevention and health promotion topics to the general public, healthcare providers, and partners. CDC-INFO services are easily accessible by telephone or email in English, Spanish, and TTY. CDC-INFO also provides critical health information to vulnerable populations, including those without access to CDC's internet resources or those with low health literacy.

  • Contact Center Operations
  • CDC Publications Ordering
  • Evaluation of CDC-INFO Services

What impact does CDC-INFO have?

By responding to your questions, CDC-INFO provides information and education. In many instances, the information provided has helped people make behavior changes which lead to healthier individuals and communities.

Who is CDC-INFO designed for?

CDC-INFO provides health and safety information to:

  • Individuals interested in health issues
  • Public Health Professionals
  • Healthcare Providers
  • Researchers and Scientists
  • Partners
  • Policy Makers
  • Businesses
  • Students and Educators
  • Page last reviewed: November 14, 2012
  • Page last updated: November 14, 2012
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