We are Greater New Bedford Community Health Center

Impacting the community one patient at a time

A Health Care Home for the Whole Family

The Greater New Bedford Community Health Center (GNBCHC) is unlike any other doctor's office you will find in the New Bedford area.

At GNBCHC, we believe that every person in the community has a right to quality health care which is why we offer such a wide array of health care services to every patient, regardless of their ability to pay. There are services available for all ages, so you and your family can receive quality health care at the same convenient location! Even better, GNBCHC has two locations; one in New Bedford, MA and one in Wareham, MA.
The GNBCHC staff is comprised of over 270 employees who are committed to putting patients first and ensuring that every patient has the resources necessary to lead a healthy life.

Take control of your health and the health of your family by making an appointment with a GNBCHC provider today!

Call 508-992-6553 to make an appointment at our New Bedford location or call 508-342-4701 to make an appointment at our Wareham location.

We know illness and injury doesn't have a schedule, which is why we offer extended hours and an Urgent Care center for your convenience.


State Recognizes GNBCHC's Efforts to Integrate Behavioral Health and Primary Care

United Way of Greater New Bedford announces Innovation Fund winners

GNBCHC Celebrates National Health Center Week!

The Greater New Bedford Community Health Center is celebrating National Health Center week with a few great community events! And our community is welcome to join the fun!

•On Monday, August 13th, join us at the Buttonwood park Zoo where the Health Center will pay the admission for all children under 12 who enter the park between 9am-12pm.
•In addition, the Greater new Bedford Community Health Center is sponsoring a bone marrow donor drive on Tuesday from 1-4pm in their auditorium.
•On Wednesday, their staff will be volunteering at a United Way Food bank located at 755 South First Street. Stop by to get locally grown produce - free to those who qualify!

The staff at the Greater New Bedford Community Health Center are getting out into the community to let you know that commitment to our patients and exceptional care are what we're all about.

Do you need health insurance?

We Can Help.

If you would like to apply for health insurance coverage, you should speak with one of our Benefits Counselors before your visit with your medical provider. Benefits counselors can help you with the application process and determine your eligibility for affordable health insurance plans.

Call now to learn about your options.

Contact Us

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  • New Bedford Location

    874 Purchase Street
    New Bedford, MA 02740


    Call Us
    Phone: (508) 992-6553

    Mon: 7:00AM-7:00PM
    Tue: 7:00AM-7:00PM
    Wed: 7:00AM-7:00PM
    Thu: 7:00AM-7:00PM
    Fri: 7:00AM-7:00PM
    Sat: 8:00AM-4:30PM
    Sun: Closed

  • Wareham Location

    135 Marion Road
    Wareham, MA 02571


    Call Us
    Phone: (508) 342-4701

    Mon: 8:30AM-5:30PM
    Tue: 8:30AM-5:00PM
    Wed: 8:30AM-5:00PM
    Thu: 8:30AM-5:30PM
    Fri: 8:30AM-5:00PM
    Sat: Closed
    Sun: Closed