Medfield, once known as New Dedham, was first settled in 1649.  In 1651, the town was incorporated by an act of the General Court as the 43rd town in Massachusetts. Much of the town was destryoed during the King Philip's War in 1675.  At that time, Medfield encompased what is now known as Medway and Millis as well.  Medfield is located about 45 minutes outside of Boston.   

Community Resources


William James INTERFACE Referral Service maintains a mental health and wellness referral help line Monday through Friday, 9 am-5 pm, at 888-244-6843 (toll free). This is a free confidential referral service for individuals across the lifespan who are residents of Medfield. Callers are matched from our extensive data base of licensed mental health providers. Each referral meets the location, insurance, availability, and specialty needs of the caller.


Emergency Services Provider



Medfield Integrated Preschool


Dale Street School


Memorial School


Ralph Wheelock School


Blake Middle School


Medfield High School


Tri-County Regional Vocational Technical High School


Town of Medfield


Food Pantries