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NEW Health Charlestown

is a satellite of North End Waterfront Health, a federally qualified health center providing fully integrated care through affiliations with Massachusetts General Hospital and Boston Medical Center. Our facility is located within the Bunker Hill Public Housing Development at 15 Tufts Street, Charlestown.

Whether you need primary, pediatric, dental, vision, or behavioral health care and support, you can have peace of mind knowing that we will work together with you and your family to provide high-quality care that is integrated, caring, and personalized.

  • We offer services designed to help you when you are sick and programs to help keep you well.
  • We see patients by scheduled appointment, same-day appointments, and walk-in access.
  • We accept most public and private health insurance plans. NEW Health provides services to all regardless of ability to pay. Click here to learn more about discounts that may be available to you.
Our Mission

North End Waterfront Health (NEW Health) is committed to improving the quality of health and life for the residents of Boston’s North End, Waterfront, Charlestown and the for the people we serve by providing high quality health care that is consumer oriented, culturally appropriate, neighborhood-based, affordable, and produces positive outcomes.



Treatment and care must be provided to all persons in need without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, gender identity or expression, genetic information, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran or active military status, marital status, national origin, citizenship, alienage, ancestry, legal residence, economic status, parenthood, or contraceptive preference.


Latest News and Events

  • World Immunization Week 2018 Observed April 24-30 This year, World Immunization Week is April 24-30, 2018. The purpose of the week is to create awareness around the success of immunization and the important role it plays in the health and well-being of millions of people, worldwide. This year’s theme is “Protected together. #VaccinesWork”. Immunizations save millions of lives and improve quality of life; ...
  • Alcohol Awareness Month Observed in April April is Alcohol Awareness Month. Alcohol is the most commonly used addictive substance used in the U.S. 15.1 million people over the age of 18 have a diagnosis of AUD (alcohol use disorder); this is a medical condition used when a patient’s drinking causes distress or harm. Alcohol use disorder is the third leading lifestyle ...
  • NEW Health Closed on Tuesday March 13 Attention: due to reports of inclement weather, and for the safety of our patients and staff, NEW Health center will be closed on Tuesday, March 12. We will resume our normal business hours again on Wednesday, March 13. We apologize for the inconvenience.
  • Celebrate Nutrition in March for National Nutrition Month March is National Nutrition Month. This year’s theme is Go Further with Food! It’s a good time to think about how the food we eat effects our bodies.  Here are 5 quick tips to help you eat better and stay healthy: Eat a variety of vegetables and fruit every day. Try to include a vegetable with ...
  • February is “National Kids Dental Health Month”   February is “National Kids Dental Health Month.” Here are some guidelines for good dental health for your child: Ages 4—24 months: • Every child should have their first dental appointment before age 1. • You should wash their gums with a wash cloth after each feeding. • You can brush new teeth with a soft brush and water. Ages 2—4 ...

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