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Appendix X

Executive Office of Health and Human Services Regions

The Executive Office of Health and Human Services will be implementing identical regions for service delivery for:

These changes are currently, as of October 1996, being finalized by EOHHS. The tentative regions are listed here. If you are uncertain what your service region will be, just find your town of residence on this list.

Region I--Western Region

Adams
Agawam
Alford
Amherst
Ashfield
Athol
Bandford
Becket
Belchertown
Bernardston
Buckland
Charlemont
Cheshire
Chester
Chesterfield
Chicopee
Clarksburg
Colrain
Conway
Cummington
Dalton
Deerfield
East Longmeadow
Easthampton
Egremont
Erving
Florida
Gill
Goshen
Grandby
Grandville
Great Barrington
Greenfield
Hadley
Hampden
Hancock
Hatfield
Hawley
Heath
Hinedale
Holyoke
Huntington
Lanesborough
Layden
Lee
Lenox
Leverett
Longmeadow
Ludlow
Middlefield
Monroe
Monson
Montague
Monterey
Montgomery
Mt. Washington
New Salem
New Ashford
New Marlborough
North Adams
Northampton
Northfield
Orange
Otis
Palmer
Pelham
Peru
Petersham
Phillipston
Pittsfield
Plainfield
Richmond
Rowe
Royalston
Russell
Sandisfield
Savoy
Sheffield
Shelburne
Shutesbury
South Hadley
Southampton
Southwick
Springfield
Stockbridge
Sunderland
Tolland
Tyringham
Ware
Warwick
Washington
Wendell
West Stockbridge
West Sprinfield
Westfield
Westhampton
Whatley
Wilbraham
Williamsburg
Williamstown
Windsor
Worthington

Region 2--Central Region

Ashby
Ashburnham
Auburn
Ayer
Barre
Bellingham
Berlin
Blackstone
Bolton
Boylston
Brimfield
Brookfield
Charlton
Clinton
Douglas
Dudley
East Brookfield
Fitchburg
Franklin
Gardner
Grafton
Groton
Harvard
Harwick
Holden
Holland
Hopedale
Hubbardston
Lancaster
Leicester
Leominster
Lunenberg
Medway
Mendon
Milford
Millbury
Millville
New Braintree
North Brookfield
Northbridge
Oakham
Oxford
Paxton
Pepperell
Princeton
Rutland
Shirley
Shrewsbury
Southbridge
Spencer
Sterling
Sturbridge
Sutton
Templeton
Townsend
Upton
Uxbridge
Wales
Warren
Webster
West Boylston
West Brookfield
Westminister
Winchendon
Worcester
 
Region 3--Northeast Region

Amesbury
Andover
Beverly
Billerica
Boxford
Chelmsford
Danvers
Dracut
Dunstable
Essex
Everett*
Georgetown
Gloucester
Groveland
Hamilton
Haverhill
Ipswich
Lawrence
Lowell
Lynn
Lynnfield
Malden*
Manchester
Marblehead
Medford*
Melrose*
Merrimac
Methuen
Middleton
Nahant
Newbury
Newburyport
North Reading*
North Andover
Peabody
Reading*
Rockport
Rowley
Salem
Salisbury
Saugus
Stoneham*
Swampscott
Tewksbury
Topsfield
Tyngsborough
Wakefield*
Wenham
West Newbury
Westford

* For DSS Onlywill remain in Metro West Region until at least 1/1/98

Region 4--Metro West Region

Acton
Arlington
Ashland
Bedford
Belmont
Boxborough
Braintree
Burlington
Cambridge*
Canton
Carlisle
Cohasset
Concord
Dedham
Dover
Everett**
Foxborough
Framingham
Hingham
Holliston
Hopkinton
Hudson
Hull
Lexington
Lincoln
Littleton
Malden**
Marlborough
Maynard
Medfield
Medford**
Melrose**
Millis
Milton
Natick
Needham
Newton
Norfolk
North Reading**
Northborough
Norwell
Norwood
Plainville
Quincy
Randolph
Reading**
Scituate
Sharon
Sherborn
Somerville*
Southborough
Stoneham**
Stow
Sudbury
Wakefield**
Walpole
Waltham
Watertown
Wayland
Wellesley
Westborough
Weston
Westwood
Weymouth
Wilmington
Winchester
Woburn
Wrentham

*For DMH onlywill remain in Metro Boston until at least 1/1/98

**These communities will remain in DSS's Metro West Region until at least 1/1/98

Region 5--Southeast Region

Abington
Acushnet
Attleboro
Avon
Barnstable
Berkley
Bourne
Bournedale
Brewster
Bridgewater
Brockton
Canton*
Carver
Centerville
Chatham
Chilmark
Dartmouth
Dedham*
Dennis
Dighton
Duxbury
East Bridgewater
Eastham
Easton
Edgartown
Fairhaven
Fall River
Falmouth
Foxboro*
Freetown
Gay Head
Gosnold
Halifax
Hanover
Hanson
Harwich
Holbrook
Hyannis
Kingston
Lakeville
Mansfield
Marion
Marshfield
Mashpee
Mattapoisett
Medfield*
Middleboro
Millis*
Nantucket
New Bedford
Norfolk*
North Attleboro
Norton
Norwood*
Oak Bluffs
Orleans
Pembroke
Plainville*
Plymouth
Plympton
Provincetown
Raynham
Rehoboth
Rochester
Rockland
Sagamore
Sandwich
Seekonk
Sharon*
Somerset
Stoughton
Swansea
Taunton
Tisbury
Truro
Walpole*
Wareham
Wellfleet
West Bridgewater
West Tisbury
Westport
Westwood*
Whitman
Wrentham*
Yarmouth

*These communities will remain in DSS's Southeast Region until at least 1/1/98

Region 6--Boston Region

Back Bay
Beacon Hill
Brighton
Brookline
Cambridge*
Charlestown
Chelsea
Chinatown
Dorchester
East Boston
Fenway
Harbor Islands
Hyde Park
Jamaica Plain
Mattapan
Mission Hill
North End
Revere
Roslindale
Roxbury
Somerville*
South Boston
South End
West Roxbury
West End
Winthrop

*Cambridge and Somerville will remain in Metro Boston until at least 1/1/98 for DMH only.



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