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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 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

  • Sleep Awareness Week Observed in March March 10 to March 16, 2019, is Sleep Awareness Week. We need between 7-8 hours of sleep every night. As people age sleep patterns may change, but older adults still have the same requirements for sleep as younger people. Older people tend to nap more, get sleepier early in the evening, and wake up earlier in ...
  • March is National Nutrition Month March is National Nutrition Month and North End Waterfront Health challenges you to eat better! Making small changes in your food and beverage choices can help you follow a healthy diet and lead to better health.  A healthy diet can help you reach and maintain a healthy weight, reduce the risk of chronic diseases (like diabetes ...
  • 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: Children should brush their teeth twice a day with a fluoride toothpaste and clean between their teeth daily. Children should eat a healthy diet that limits sugary beverages and snacks. Children should see a dentist regularly for ...
  • CDC Suggests Tips for Avoiding Winter Injuries Winter sports are a great way to get out and enjoy the cold and snow. But these sports can be dangerous. Here is some information to help you stay safe. The most common winter sports injuries are sprains, strains, dislocations, fractures, and head injuries. Most happen at the end of the day as ...
  • Acupuncture Now Available at NEW Health North End Waterfront Health is excited to offer patients acupuncture services. Appointments will be available on Tuesdays at both the North End and Charlestown locations. Appointment times are as follows: Charlestown: 1 PM to 4 PM North End: 5 PM to 8 PM Individual Sessions: Treatment lasts 60 minutes and ...

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