Health Department

  1. Advisories issued for Lake Cochituate and Charles River (South Natick Dam) fish consumption

    Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) issued fish consumption advisories across 13 freshwater bodies, including Lake Cochituate and Charles River (South Natick Dam). Read on...
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Mission Statement

To protect and promote the health, the environment and the well being of the Town of Natick residents and visitors.


The Natick Health Department offers a wide variety of services for the Town of Natick. The main purpose of public health is prevention and the services provided by this department are prevention oriented. The services range from a multitude of various inspections, vaccinations, communicable disease investigations, educational materials, training opportunities, emergency preparedness and staff assistance. 


The Health Department runs the day-to-day operations of the office, while the Board of Health acts as the policy makers. Under the guidance of the board, the department is responsible to carry out and enforce public health policies; local, state and federal laws and regulations in order to protect the health, safety and well-being of our residents, visitors and the environment.

Call the Natick Board of Health for information on the following:

  • Flu Clinics
  • Food Establishments
  • Household Hazardous Waste
  • Livestock and Beekeeping
  • Septic System Information
  • Substance Use Prevention & Outreach
  • Swimming Pools
  • Tobacco Control
  • Underground Storage Tank - installation, removal, inspection
  • Wells, including Irrigation and Geothermal

Statement from Natick Board of Health:

Racism as a Public Health Crisis

News and Information:

For the most recent Consumer Confidence Report from the Water Department: CLICK HERE