3 Pond Road
City Hall Annex
Ph: (978) 325-5260
Monday - Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:30 pm
8:00 am - 12:30 pm
The mission of the Gloucester Health Department is to promote physical and mental health and prevent disease, injury, and disability in the City of Gloucester, Massachusetts.
Employing a comprehensive range of tools and a dedicated team of individuals, Gloucester's public health protection team is positioned to provide the City's residents with effective and extensive services. The Gloucester Board of Health
consists of knowledgeable citizen-volunteers.
The Gloucester Health Department has a staff of committed professionals from a wide array of disciplines. As statewide leaders, the Gloucester Board of Health and Health Department have spearheaded issues such as:
- Safe Needle and Sharps Disposal
The Massachusetts Department of Public Health's Bureau of Substance Abuse
Services and Health Resources in Action have partnered to provide the Massachusetts Substance Abuse Information and Education Helpline.
The Helpline offers free confidential information and referrals for alcohol and drug problems. They provide personalized phone services in any language from 8:00 am to 10:00 pm Monday-Friday, and 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Saturday-Sunday.
Please see their website at http://helpline-online.com
or call the hotline directly at 800-327-5050.