The MGH Student Health Center (SHC) is a satellite clinic of MGH Chelsea HealthCare Center located in Chelsea High School. The SHC provides medical and behavioral health services in addition to the services provided by the Chelsea High school nurses. The team at the Student Health Center includes staff and clinicians with years of experience and training in teen health.

All Chelsea High School Students Are Welcome

All Chelsea High School students are eligible for care at the Student Health Center, regardless of where they receive primary care, or health insurance status. To enroll as a patient in the Student Health Center, you must be a student at Chelsea High School. Parents must sign a parental consent form (PDF) for students to receive services. Completed and signed forms may be turned in by students in the CHS main office or in the Student Health Center.

Services Provided

All services provided are designed to meet the special developmental, socio-emotional and access needs of adolescents.

Primary Care

  • Sports Physicals
  • Illness, injury and infection
  • Nutrition and weight management
  • Acne management
  • Questions about menstruation
  • Free and confidential sexual and reproductive health, contraceptive counseling
  • Substance use counseling
  • Prescriptions
  • Lab testing
  • Health education
  • Coordination of specialty care
  • Case management

Behavioral Health

  • Anxiety
  • Stress management
  • Depression
  • Family and peer conflict
  • Anger management
  • Trauma
  • Grief counseling