News and Events

Browse the latest news and updates on all of Quezon City's Health Programs

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

QC Health Department accepts 900 brighter Future Kids Kits from Johnson & Johnson, Philippines, Inc. as part of J&J Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), the company recognizes its obligation to contribute to the improvement of health & wellness among qualified mothers & children in Quezon City by way of sharing their resources.

Friday, December 9, 2016

The Quezon City Health Departmentspearheaded by Dr. Verdades Pena- Linga, City Health Officer III and Dr. Ma. Leticia De Guzman, City Adolescent Health Coordinatorthe conduct of the Adolescent Health Summit with a theme of “To Catch You, Hold You & Never Let You Go” and the launching of QCHD Teen Walk To Health and of MuntingMaria video in collaboration with other partner agencies: Department of Health –NCRO, UNICEF , Center for Health Solutions & Innovations(CHSI)andCommission on Population.

Thursday, December 29, 2016

The Quezon City Government is determined to ensure that development goals are met to protect public health, improve maternal health, and reduce neonatal mortality through a localized and sustainable Maternal Newborn Child Health and Nutrition (MNCHN) approach, and by focusing on leadership and governance initiatives to properly implement a functional Service Delivery Network (SDN).

Winners of the poster making contest for HIV/STI
Thursday, October 6, 2016

The “Reference Material on HIV, AIDS and STI for High School Students in Quezon City was PILOTED in 4 schools, Batasan National HS, Commonwealth HS, Culiat HS and Ramon Magsaysay HS. The roll out was followed by a poster making contest among grade 8 students in this schools after they have finish studying the reference material. The Theme of the Poster Making Contest is: High School Students leading the way to HIV Prevention and Control.

Thursday, May 19, 2016

In promoting health and wellness for each of the Quezon City Health Department’s employees, the department launched the Quezon City Health Sportsfest last April 22, 2016, at Amoranto Sports Complex

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Quezon City hosted the first ever AIDS HOUR in the country and in the world last May 14, 2016, between 6 to 7 in the evening. Held at Quezon Memorial Circle, together with Department of Health, The Red Ribbon, Inc, Shell Foundation, representatives from other LGUs, Hospitals, Universities and Community-based Organization, the aimed is to create noise and promote HIV awareness through people engagement and participation. Remembering the 1,675 died from AIDS

Thursday, May 19, 2016

More than four thousand people gathered at the Amoranto Sports Complex to join the human blood formation on March 18, 2016. The event was an advocacy campaign to strengthen awareness and inform the public on the benefits of blood donation.

Monday, May 18, 2015

Quezon City, led by Mayor Herbert Bautista, launched the first ever celebration of the National HIV Testing Week.

Friday, May 22, 2015

Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista with his City Leadership and Governance Team, during the CLGP Module 2 Workshop in Estancia Resort Hotel, Tagaytay City, last March 17-20, 2015

Thursday, May 21, 2015

The Quezon City Government was conferred two 2014 Galing Pook Awards for Outstanding Local Governance programs for its Socialized Housing Program and for its  pioneering health clinic for STI/HIV, Klinika Bernardo.  The ceremonies were held at EDSA Shangrila Hotel last October 21.

Mayor Herbert M. Bautista received the awards, along with Vice Mayor Josefina G. Belmonte, Councilors and city executives and staff who were deeply involved in project conceptualization and operation.

Friday, May 8, 2015

As part of the 75th Diamond Jubilee celebrations, the Quezon City government will host the National HIV Testing Week, highlighted by a motorcade on May 11 and the annual “AIDS Candlelight Ceremony” on May 15, which aims to promote HIV/ AIDS testing to the public.

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Klinika Bernardo is built for men dealing with or are deemed vulnerable to the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV).

Monday, May 4, 2015

With more than 2.6 million residents, Quezon City is the largest city in the Philippines (by population) and has been classified by PNAC as one of the country’s 22 highest priority areas for accelerated HIV interventions.