Boston Children's Hospital is monitoring the developing situation with lead contamination in some Boston Public Schools. Please contact your primary care physician if you have any concerns about your child.
Boston Children’s Hospital está monitoreando la situación de la contaminación por plomo en algunas escuelas públicas de Boston. Por favor, póngase en contacto con su médico primario si usted tiene alguna preocupación acerca de su hijo.
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For more information about our services or to schedule an appointment or consultation at Boston Children's Primary Care at Martha Eliot Health Center, please contact us at:
Our health care staff are fluent in English, Spanish, and French Creole. Onsite interpreter services for other languages are available for appointments scheduled in advance.
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
The health center is also open one Saturday per month between the hours of 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. Directions:
From the North or South (via I-93)
Take exit 18 off Route 93 in Boston (the Mass Ave./Melnea Cass Blvd. exit). Stay straight for Melnea Cass Blvd. and continue for approximately 1 mile to the end at the Ruggles Center. Turn left onto Tremont Street. After 1/2 mile, Tremont Street becomes Columbus Ave. Continue on Columbus Ave. for 3/4 of a mile, then turn right onto Centre Street. Take the first right onto Bickford Street, directly before the Stop and Shop supermarket lot. Boston Children's at Martha Eliot is the 2-story brick building ahead and to the left.
From Milton and Dorchester
Take Route 138 North to Blue Hill Ave./ Rte-28 at the Neponset River State Reservation. After 3 miles on Blue Hill Ave., pass Franklin Park and turn left onto Seaver Street. After 3/4 of a mile, bear right onto Columbus Ave. and proceed another 1/2 mile. Turn left onto Centre Street and then the first right onto Bickford Street. Boston Children's at Martha Eliot is the 2-story brick building ahead and to the left.
From Central Jamaica Plain
Take Centre Street north toward town. Continue past the monument. See the Stop and Shop supermarket lot, then take the very next left onto Bickford Street. Boston Children's at Martha Eliot is the 2-story brick building ahead and to the left.
From Longwood Medical Area
Take Longwood Ave. past the Harvard Medical School and cross over Huntington Ave. Bear right onto St. Alphonsus and then take the left at the light onto Tremont Street. Turn right onto Columbus Ave. at the next major light. Continue on Columbus Ave. for 3/4 of a mile, then turn right onto Centre Street. Take the first right onto Bickford Street directly before the Stop and Shop supermarket lot. Boston Children's at Martha Eliot is the 2-story brick building ahead and to the left.
Via Public Transportation
We are conveniently located next to Stop & Shop on Centre Street. For public transportation, the Jackson Square T station on the Orange Line is one block away. Bus transportation is available on routes 14, 22, 29, 41, and 48.
Visit the Trip Planner section of mbta.com for a complete, personalized route. Enter your Start: address. Enter "75 Bickford Street, Jamaica Plain, MA" as your End:address. Be sure to click on the box for "Trip must be accessible" if you require accessible transportation.
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