Bristol County Health Departments (Massachusetts)

Bristol County Health Departments operate at the state, county, or local level, and they are responsible for monitoring public health. As part of this responsibility, Health Departments in Bristol County, Massachusetts may provide a range of services, including issuing birth certificates and death certificates. These records, which act as legal proof, contain personal information such as the date, time, and location of birth or death. These records may be required to apply for government services, carry out a will, or conduct genealogical research. Bristol County Health Departments may also provide information on public health threats, health code violations, and disease tracking. They may also provide information about Bristol County restaurant violations, unhealthy living conditions, and public health complaints. Health Departments provide access to their services and documents on their website.

City Of Attleboro - Health Department Attleboro MA 77 Park Street 02703 508-223-2222

City Of New Bedford Health Department New Bedford MA 1213 Purchase Street 02740 508-991-6199

Dartmouth Board Of Health Dartmouth MA 400 Slocum Road 02747 508-910-1804

Fairhaven Board Of Health Fairhaven MA 40 Center Street 02719 508-979-4022

Fall River Health Department Fall River MA 1 Government Center 02720 508-324-2410

Freetown Board Of Health Agent Freetown MA 3 North Main Street 02702 508-644-2202

Mansfield Board Of Health Mansfield MA 6 Park Row 02048 508-261-7366

Massachusetts Health Department Taunton MA 60 Hodges Avenue 02780 508-824-2058

New Bedford Health Department New Bedford MA 1740 Purchase Street 02740 508-984-0601

North Attleborough Board Of Health North Attleborough MA 43 South Washington Street 02760 508-699-0103

Raynham Health Department Raynham MA 558 South Main Street 02767 508-824-2766

Rehoboth Board Of Health Rehoboth MA 148 Peck Street 02769 508-252-3099

Seekonk Board Of Health Seekonk MA 100 Peck Street 02771 508-336-2950

Somerset Board Of Health Somerset MA 140 Wood Street 02726 508-646-2804

Southeast Regional Health Office New Bedford MA 1736 Purchase Street 02740 508-984-0600

Swansea Board Of Health Swansea MA 68 Stevens Road 02777 508-324-6704

Taunton Board Of Health Taunton MA 45 School Street 02780 508-821-1400

Town Of Berkley Board Of Health Berkley MA 1 North Main Street 02779 508-822-7828

Town Of Dighton Board Of Health Dighton MA 979 Somerset Avenue 02715 508-669-6431

Town Of Easton Board Of Health Easton MA 136 Elm Street 02356 508-230-0620

Town Of Norton Board Of Health Norton MA 70 East Main Street 02766 508-285-0263

Bristol County Departments of Aging provide services and programs to promote the health, safety, and independence of elderly people. Their services can include in-home care, adult daycare programs, family caregiver support, meal delivery services, and transportation services. They may also provide employment services to workers who are age 55 or older. The Department of Aging in Bristol County, Massachusetts may also maintain records on the abuse, neglect, or exploitation of the elderly, as well as regulating and licensing services for the elderly. They may also run senior companion programs, health and wellness programs, and protective services. The Bristol County Department of Aging provides information about its services and information through its website.

Acushnet Department of Aging Acushnet Center MA 1R South Main Street 02743 508-998-0280


Bristol County Mental Health Departments prevent and treat mental illnesses and substance abuse. They also help individuals recover from mental illness and substance abuse. Mental Health Departments in Bristol County, Massachusetts provide a range of mental health services, including mental health screenings, assessments, and triage services. They may also offer psychiatric services, counseling, therapy, and recovery services. At the state level, Bristol County Mental Health Departments enforce rules for mental health service providers and maintain records on mental health, which can be useful for research purposes. Mental Health Departments may provide reports on Bristol County mental health providers, access to mental health services, and more on their websites.

Massachusetts Mental Health Department New Bedford MA 800 Purchase Street 02740 508-996-7900