Everyone is required to stay home, except for essential needs. When out, protect yourself and those around you by wearing a face covering, staying 6 feet away from others, and washing your hands often. Learn more at cityofberkeley.info/covid19. City offices are closed to the public. Some services are available remotely.

The City of Berkeley Health Officer has ordered all residents to shelter at home, leaving only to receive or provide essential services, starting 12:01 am on Tuesday, March 17. See details of the Order, frequently asked questions, and recommendations from Berkeley Public Health at https://www.cityofberkeley.info/coronavirus.

City Council Live Stream: Please visit https://www.cityofberkeley.info/CalendarEventWebcastMain.aspx

ZAB Live Stream: Please visit http://www.cityofberkeley.info/Clerk/Commissions/Zoning_Adjustment_Board_Meeting_-_Video_Stream.aspx.

The City of Berkeley web site is undergoing scheduled maintenance starting on Friday night, September 13 and ending on Saturday afternoon, September 14. During this time, most web pages should be available, but some resources may become unavailable for short periods of time.

Looking for a live stream of the Zoning Adjustments Board (ZAB) meeting on 5/9/19, at 7:00pm? Please visit https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC1UAnZ8kU8EWllREyOY7rwQ/. The normal viewing methods will not work this time due to a concurrent City Council Special Meeting at the same time.

Looking for a live stream of the Zoning Adjustments Board (ZAB) meeting on 2/28/19, from 6:00 to 11:00 PM? Please visit http://www.cityofberkeley.info/Clerk/Commissions/Zoning_Adjustment_Board_Meeting_-_Video_Stream.aspx. The normal viewing methods will not work this time due to a concurrent City Council Special Meeting at the same date and time.

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Tuberculosis Prevention & Control Program

The Tuberculosis (TB) Control Program provides information and services pertaining the control and prevention of the spread of tuberculosis.  


  • No Tuberculosis Testing on the afternoon of Tuesday, December 3, 2019. The Public Health Clinic will be closed from 12 - 5 pm.
  • The Public Health Clinic will be closed December 23, 2019 - January 1, 2020.  Tuberculosis testing will resume on January 7, 2020.

Hours  | Services | Who is the Program For? | Additional Resources | Contact Us  



Walk-in only. No appointment needed.

TB skin test
(part one)

Reading the test (part two)

9:00 – 11:00 am
1:00 – 4:00 pm 
2:00 – 4:30 pm


Skin testing for diagnosing tuberculosis.

  • Medicine, education and referrals to people with tuberculosis.
  • Information for families of people with tuberculosis. 

The Tuberculosis Prevention & Control Program offers TB skin testing ONLY. Individuals needing chest x-rays because of positive skin tests should consult with their usual source of health care.  Additional resources include:

Alameda County
Eastmont Wellness
Eastmont Town Center
6955 Foothill Blvd., Suite 200
Oakland, CA 94605
(510) 567-5700

Contra Costa County
West County Health Center
13601 San Pablo Ave., 2nd Floor
San Pablo, CA 94806
1-(800) 771-4270

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Who is the program for?  
Everyone living in Berkeley and surrounding communities

Cost for Services  
Free or sliding scale based on income and family size; Medi-Cal accepted

Languages Spoken  
English and Spanish 

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Additional Information & Resources

Berkeley Tuberculosis Testing Sites 
 Frequently Asked Questions about TB
Tuberculosis - Get the Facts! (in English)  
Tuberculosis - lo que debe saber (en Espanol)  
California Department of Public Health Tuberculosis Resources 
Get Health Insurance 

Disclaimer:  Unless otherwise specified, the City of Berkeley does not maintain and is not responsible for the content of any of the outside sites linked to our web pages.  The listing of City of Berkeley's name with any of these sites should not be misconstrued as an endorsement of the information in them unless explicitly noted.

CONTACT US:830University

Ann Chandler Public Health Center  
830 University Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94710
(510) 981-5350 (Phone)  
(510) 981-5385 (Fax)
(510) 981-6390 (TDD)





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