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. Wellesley Public Health Banner

    A POSITIVE COVID-19 TEST, NOW WHAT? 

    Important public health information for anyone who receives a positive COVID-19 test. 

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  1. Coronavirus News
    CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)

    Critical information from the Health Department about Coronavirus (COVID-19).

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  1. Mental Health Screening

    Anonymous Mental Health Screening

    Struggling with depression or suicide? Call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (800-273-TALK) or the Crisis Text Line (Text ACT to 741741). 

    Take a free screening.