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Mon-Fri: 8:00am - 5:30pm, Sat: 8:00am - 4:30pm, Sun: Closed



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Directions and Parking

New Bedford Community Health

Located in the heart of Downtown New Bedford, on Purchase Street, New Bedford Community Health is easily accessible by car or bus. Our Health Center is just one block over (a 2-minute walk) from the New Bedford Bus Terminal.

874 Purchase Street, New Bedford, MA, 02740
Phone: (508) 992-6553

We also have a second facility directly a cross the street at 384 Acushnet Avenue, which houses Administrative offices, Human Resources, Medical Records, the Call-Center, and the Referral Department.


New Bedford Community Health is conveniently located just one block away from the New Bedford Bus Terminal. You can access our facility by taking any of the Southeastern Regional Transit Authority (SRTA) buses that serve various stops throughout the South Coast and heading to the New Bedford Bus Terminal.

From the New Bedford Bus Terminal, simply head east on Elm Street towards Pleasant Street. Turn right onto Purchase Street, and you'll find our main entrance right in front of you.

For driving directions, you can use Google Maps, Apple Maps, or Waze and search for New Bedford Community Health. You can also check the SRTA bus schedule here.

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Parking is available in the Elm Street Parking Garage on the corner near the rear of our main building at 51 Elm Street, New Bedford MA, 02740. Patients can park in the Elm Street garage for free between 7:00am and 5:00pm with validated ticket from New Bedford Community Health.

On street parking is available but may be limited. Please note the posted City of New Bedford parking restrictions regarding hours, resident parking, street cleaning etc.