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.
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
GET A CHECK UP FROM THE NECK UP
September 10 is World Suicide Prevention Day. Take a moment to learn the signs of suicide and reach out to those around you and ask how they're doing. Offer the resource of the free, anonymous online screening below.
Have your blood pressure monitored and health questions answered. Keep Well Clinics are offered regularly at locations around town and are now at Wellesley Free Library on monthly Wednesdays from 10:30-11:30 (fall dates: September 19, October 17, November 21 and December 19). Click on read more for full schedule.