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
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.