Board of Health

Board of Health

Members

John Connors - term expires 2025

Colleen Denno - term expires 2024

Cindy Efinger - term expires 2023

413-684-3811 ext 7

inspectors@berkshireplanning.org

Meetings

Monthly at Town Offices

Appointed by Select Board for 3 year terms.

Description

The Windsor Board of Health (BOH) is a volunteer committee appointed by the Windsor Select Board and is responsible for disease prevention and control, health and environmental protection and promoting a healthy community.


The Windsor BOH serves as the representatives of both the MA Department of Public Health and the MA Department of Environmental protection, and also participates in Emergency Planning and Management for the Town of Windsor.


To fulfill their duties, the BOH develops, implements and enforces health policies, oversees inspections to maintain minimum standards for sanitation in housing and food service, assures that the basic health needs of the community are being met, and when necessary, takes action to protect the health of the community.

Information

Harm Reduction Bus

The Harm Reduction Bus comes the third Thursday of every month and is parked at the Town Offices lower driveway from 9-11am.


Some services provided are:

  • Naloxone distribution

  • Testing HIV, HCV, other STI’s

  • Treatment for HCA via telehealth

  • Basic wound care

  • Referrals for community support services

  • Community syringe/sharps disposal/exchange



See linked service pages below for information about water and septic inspections.


Board of Health agendas

Board of Health minutes

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