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

    Self care is especially important during the holiday season. Prioritize your own wellness over others' expectations. Take a quick, free and anonymous online screening to check in on your mental health status.  


    Take a Screening

  1. Flu Shot


    Please call the Health Department at 781-235-0135 to schedule an appointment for a flu shot. 
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  1. Blood Pressure


    Have your blood pressure monitored and health questions answered. Keep Well Clinics are offered regularly at locations around town and at the Wellesley Free Library on Wednesdays (upcoming dates: December 19, 10:30-11:30; January 16, February 20 and March 20, 2019, 11:00-12:00). Read more for the full schedule.

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