Public Health

Lewiston Area Public Health Committee (LAHPC)

The Lewiston Area Public Health Committee (LAPHC) was formed on June 7, 2016, by the Lewiston City Council. The LAPHC is a public health advisory board to the municipal elected officials on policy issues and works collaboratively with other municipal committees and community partners on issues related to public health.

Maine CDC Public Health Alerts

State of Maine Lead Grant Program:  Making Single-Family Homes & Multi-Rental Properties Lead Safe

Public Health Committee Membership

CHAIR Ronnie Paradis, RN, Retired Public Health Nurse 

VICE CHAIR William Wallace - Bates College

Lewiston City Councilor Stephanie Gelinas

Elizabeth Keene, St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center

Vicky Wiegman, Lewiston Public Schools

Lynsay Henry, Androscoggin Home Health

Philip W. Rioux, Retired Pharmacist

Corrie Brown, Healthy Androscoggin

John Alexander, MD, Central Maine Healthcare

Staff Support
Denis D’Auteuil
Deputy City Administrator
Email Denis D’Auteuil

Dottie Perham-Whittier
Community Relations Coordinator
Email Dottie Perham-Whittier

"In Times of Need" Helpful Links

Always Call 9-1-1 In Times of Emergency

Various Hotlines

Suicide Prevention Hotlines and Crisis

Domestic Violence - Safe Voices

Child Abuse Reporting

Adult Protective Services

Tri-County Mental Health

Healthy Androscoggin

Fuel Assistance & Other Family Services

Lead Poisoning Prevention


St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center

Central Maine Medical Center