Prevent, Promote & Protect
The mission of the Needham Public Health Division since 1877 has been to prevent
and control the spread of disease, to address environmental issues, to promote
healthy lifestyles, and protect the public health and social well-being of all citizens,
especially the most vulnerable.
Flu Clinic Information
At this time, flu vaccine not available. Please
check back at a later date or call the Health
Division with questions. 781-455-7940 x217
Public Service Announcement below regarding the Tobacco
Regulation in Needham:
At a public meeting on January 11, 2019, the Needham
Board of Health voted to revise Article 1,
Regulation Affecting Smoking and the Sale and Distribution
of Tobacco Products in Needham. This vote will eliminate the
sales of mint or menthol products in convenience stores.
See new regulation here. Comments will be accepted until
Public Health Division, 178 Rosemary Street, Needham, MA 02494.
See public comments from December 12 and December 14, 2018
public hearing here.
The Needham Board of Health adopted a policy statement
on Accessory Dwelling Units. See policy statement here.
View a public service announcement regarding the
Public Health Division's new Waste Hauler Regulations
Dumpster Maintenance Requirements
During the hot and humid summer weather, keeping up with dumpster
requirements is more important than ever! Overfilled dumpsters
open covers and odors are common summertime public
Please take a moment to
review with your staff the following reminders
keep your dumpster clean and maintained:
Click here to view the All Dumpster Maintenance Requirements
For information, support and resources for Opioid Addiction, please visit:
Learn2cope and MA General ARMS (Addiction Recovery
Management Service) have additional information
support groups, resources and other links:
MA General ARMS:
Draft Concussion Regulation: http://www.needhamma.gov/health
Extreme Cold Weather Preparedness Tips
Preventing West Nile Virus and Other Mosquito Borne Illness
For more information, contact Norfolk County Mosquito Control