Contact Info

Board of Health
37 Main Street
Charlton, MA 01507
P: 508-248-2210
F: 508-248-2375
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Office Hours

Mon, Wed, Thu
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Tue
7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Fri
Closed

Meetings

Tuesdays in the Board of Health office.

Agenda - Jun. 13, 6 PM

Minutes

Public Hearings:

Notice

Board of Health Directory

Staff
James Philbrook
Health Director
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Andrea Humphries
Administrative Assistant
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James F. Malley, Jr., P.E.
Board of Health Engineer
Title5 – Septic Systems

Debra Vescera, BSN, RN
Public Health Nurse
Harrington Hospital
Preventive Health Dept.
508-765-8196
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Elected Board Members
Willy Stevens, Chair
Jonathan Sanborn, Vice Chair Matt Gagner, Member
Board of Health

Mission Statement

The mission of the Board of Health is to develop and maintain innovative programs to safeguard and improve the general health of the citizens of the Town Responsibilities include developing and promoting disease prevention and wellness programs as well as improving health education and environmental awareness. The Board of Health is also responsible for interpreting and enforcing the provisions of the State Public Health Code, State Sanitary Code, State and Local Environmental Code.

Services
1. Enforce Title 5; State Sanitary Code (Septic System Regulations) as well as involvement with all new septic systems, failures and repairs.

2. Inspect food establishments, ice rinks, camps, pools, beaches, housing. Enforce tobacco, massage and body art regulations.

3. Issue beaver trap permits.

4. Maintain records of communicable disease.

5. Issue permits for drinking water wells as well as monitoring the safety of drinking water.

6. Coordinate availability and disbursement of vaccines.

Food Recall Alerts

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Forms

Announcements

Saturday, March 25:
Household Hazardous Waste Day from 9 AM - 1 PM.
Download the Flyer

Flint Road Landfill Closure Certification Report



Residential Refuse Drop-Off Center for Charlton Residents

NEW Sharps Disposal Requirements

Harrington HeathCare Travel Clinic

Food Recall Alerts

Forms and Documents
FAQs
Links