Health

Department Mission


The mission of the Wellesley Health Department is to assess and address the needs of the Wellesley community, in order to protect and improve the health and quality of life of its residents and work force.
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This charge is carried out by the implementation of disease prevention programs, health promotion, community health and nursing services, public outreach, education and empowerment, as well as promulgation and enforcement of Health Department, Town and State regulations.

Health Department Spotlights

  1. Mental Health Screening

    Anonymous mental health screening


    March is Problem Gambling Awareness Month. While most adults can gamble without developing harmful habits, those with problem gambling may see devastating effects. Take a gambling disorder screening to learn what signs indicate a problem. 

    Take a Screening

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    2013 FOOD CODE: NEW REGULATIONS FOR FOOD OPERATORS
    Resources for Wellesley food establishment operators, to help them learn about the newly adopted food code.

    Learn More. 


  1. Blood Pressure

    WELLESLEY KEEP WELL CLINICS

    Have your blood pressure monitored and health questions answered. Keep Well Clinics are at locations around town and at the Wellesley Free Library on Wednesdays (March 20, 2019, 11:00-12:00). Read more for the full schedule.

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