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

    GET A CHECK UP FROM THE NECK UP

    Too much stress over time can harm our immune system, raise blood pressure, increase the risk of heart disease, increase vulnerability to anxiety and depression and hasten the aging process. Try: physical activity, relaxation techniques, healthy eating, and getting a good night's rest. 

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  1. Reduce Stress Naturally

    REDUCE STRESS NATURALLY

    Free program to improve the quality of your life and health, Thursday, May 3, 2018, 6:30-8:30 PM at Wellesley Free Library. 

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  1. No Medication

    DRUG AND SHARP TAKE-BACK DAY


    Drug and needle take-back day and blood pressure screening. Saturday, April 28 at 10am-2pm at the Wellesley Police Station. 

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