Our Mission

Improve the health and well-being of diverse populations in Mattapan and surrounding communities by providing exceptional comprehensive integrated health services.

Hours of Operation

Mon - Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday

Call the Health Center for more information at 617.296.0061

Building Healthier Communities Since 1972

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Opening times

Opening times

Mon thru Thurs - 8.00 AM - 5.00 PM, Fri 8.30 AM to 5.00 PM, Closed on Weekends

Directions to MCHC

Directions to Mattapan Community Health Canter

Mattapan Community Health Center
We are located at:
1575 Blue Hill Avenue, Mattapan MA, 02126
Phone: 617.296.0061 (24-hour) Fax: 617.296.5408
Hours of Operation:
Monday through Thursday
Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Hours: Closed

From Downtown Boston

Get on I-93 S and take it to Exit 11 (Granite Street/Ashmont). At the 2nd light take a left onto Gallivan Boulevard. Take a left at the 7th light onto Norfolk Street (you'll see the Walgreens at the corner). Take a left onto Babson at the 1st stoplight and go straight through the 2nd stoplight after the Stop sign at the Freeport Street intersection into our parking lot across Blue Hill Avenue. This is the intersection of Blue Hill Avenue and Babson Street and you can see MCHC is across from the Mobile Service Station.

Another option is to merge onto I-93 S toward Quincy and follow it to Columbia Rd. Take exit 15 from I-93 S. Follow Columbia Road to Blue Hill Avenue in Roxbury Turn left onto Blue Hill Avenue. MCHC will be on the right. Parking for Mattapan Community Health Center Patients and Visitors are in the rear of the building (see parking page).

From North of Boston

Take the ramp onto I-95 S/MA-128 S. Continue on I-95 S/MA-128 S toward Canton. From Route 95 continue straight onto 93 south. Continue onto I-93 N/U.S. 1 N. Take exit 2B from I-93 N. Take exit 2B to merge onto MA-138 N/Washington Street toward Milton. Exit 2B will bring you directly onto Route 138. After you merge onto MA-138 N/Washington Street, continue to follow MA-138 N. Travel all the way down Route 138 about 6 miles and go into Mattapan Square. You are on Blue Hill Avenue in Mattapan. Make a slight left onto MA-28 N/Blue Hills Pkwy. Route 138 will turn into Blue Hill Avenue, Route 28, at the Square and bring you to the intersection of Babson and Blue Hill Avenue. The entrance to Mattapan Community Health Center is on your left.

From South of Boston (the South)

Take Route 128 going North. Get off at 138 North (the Milton, Mattapan, and Dedham exit). Merge onto MA-138 N/Washington Street and continue to follow MA-138 N. From MA-138 N. drive to Blue Hill Avenue in Mattapan following Route 138 all the way down into Mattapan Square. Route 138 turns into Blue Hill Avenue, Route 28, at the juncture where the Square begins. Slight left onto MA-28 N/Blue Hills Pkwy. Continue to follow MA-28 N. Mattapan Community Health Center is less than a mile on the left.

By Way of Tremont Street, From Downtown Boston

Take Tremont Street past the Jackson Square station on the Orange line to Egleston Square intersection and continue going straight. Bear left through lights crossing Washington Street (turns into Seaver Street). Pass Franklin Park on your right (get into the right-hand lane). Take a right onto Blue Hill Avenue, Route 28. Drive straight about 3 miles (past Morton Street, with the Police Station on your right) Mattapan Community Health Center is about half mile down on your right.

From West of Boston (the Massachusetts Turnpike)

Take I-90 W to Huntington Ave in Boston. Take exit 22 from I-90 E. Head west on I-90 W toward Exit 20 (this is a partial toll road. Take exit 20 toward Brighton/Cambridge Toll road. Keep left at the fork, follow signs for Boston and merge onto I-90 E (Partial toll road). Take exit 22 toward Prudential Center/Copley Square. Keep left at the fork, follow signs for Prudential Ctr and merge onto Huntington Ave. Continue on Huntington Ave to Roxbury Crossing. Merge onto Huntington Avenue. Keep left to stay on Huntington Avenue. Turn left onto Parker Street. Turn left onto Ruggles Street. Take Columbus Avenue to Blue Hill Avenue in Mattapan. Turn right onto Tremont Street. Continue onto Columbus Avenue and then onto Seaver Street. Turn right onto Blue Hill Avenue. MCHC will be on your right.