Bureau of Community Health and Prevention (BCHAP)

BCHAP oversees a wide range of prevention programs that advocate for the health and safety of all people in Massachusetts.

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250 Washington St., Boston, MA 02108


(617) 624-5075
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Who we serve

We promote the health, safety, and well-being of the people in Massachusetts. Our programs serve individuals, communities, and organizations in four main areas:

  • Chronic disease prevention and wellness
  • Violence and injury prevention and services
  • Access to quality health services
  • Surveillance of disease and injury

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