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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

  • NEW Health Suggests Guidelines for Summer Food Safety Hot weather often causes people to lose their appetite, but it is important to eat and drink enough to keep you healthy. When the weather is hot and you do not feel like eating big meals, have 5 or 6 smaller snack-like meals during the day.  Be sure to drink plenty of water – at ...
  • Suggested Tips for Healthy Eyes May is Vision Awareness Month: More than 20 million Americans suffer from severe vision loss. While not all eye diseases can be prevented, there are simple steps that everyone can take to help their eyes remain healthy now and reduce their chances of vision loss in the future. Here are the top 10 tips from the American Academy of ...
  • April is National Distracted Driving Month April is National Distracted Driving Month; it’s a great opportunity to raise awareness and to consider our own driving habits and eliminate any possible dangers.  Distracted driving is any activity that diverts attention away from driving; these activities include talking and texting, eating and drinking, talking to others in the car and viewing the navigation system. ...
  • 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 ...

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