Health Department Overview


OUR MISSION: The New Bedford Health Department is committed to promoting healthy lifestyles and health equity, preventing and responding to disease, and ensuring safe and sanitary environments that protect our diverse, multicultural community through services, outreach, and regulations.

OUR VISION: A strong New Bedford where all people live a safe, healthy, and fulfilling life. 

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We are located in the Quest Building,

1213 Purchase Street, New Bedford, MA 02740.