Services

  1. Animal Shelter

    Find department hours, contact information, license information, and much more.

  2. Emergency Notification Signup

    Stay safe throughout the year with these emergency notifications.

  3. Canton Area Helpline

    The Canton Area Helpline is a free telephone service that gives access to social service agencies as well as medical, dental, and mental health care providers, and to support groups. Your call will be answered by a concerned staff member who will discuss your personal problems with you.

  4. Canton Food Pantry

    Our purpose is to provide free food to eligible Canton residents. We serve many individuals and families, on a temporary basis, who have been affected by economic problems. The Food Pantry is operated entirely by volunteers who wish to help their fellow townspeople, by providing a basic human necessity.

  5. Civil Service

    The Town of Canton has adopted Chapter 31, Section 58A that states no person shall be eligible to have his name certified for original appointment to the position of firefighter or police officer if such person has reached his 32nd birthday on the date of the entrance examination.

  6. Council on Aging

  7. Fire Department

    The mission of the Canton Fire Department is to protect the lives and property of the citizens and visitors to Canton by providing the highest possible level of service through fire prevention, public education, fire suppression, emergency medical services and mitigation of the effects of natural and man made disasters.

  8. Job Opportunities

    Look up current job openings in Canton.

  9. Knowledge Base / Citizen Request

    Make a citizen request.

  10. Online Bill Payment

    Pay your bills online.

  11. Online Parks & Recreation Registration

    Fill out this online form to register for recreational events in Canton, Massachusetts.

  12. Police

    It is the primary mission of the Canton Police Department, to deliver professional police services to the residents and business owners of Canton, as well as those who visit our community regardless of race, color, religion, ethnic origin, or sexual orientation.

  13. Constables

  14. Property Information & Records Chart

    View assessed values of properties in your area online.

  15. Parks & Recreation

    Look up information on the Recreation Department.

  16. Recycling

    Keep the planet clean by participating in the Canton Recycling Program.

  17. Report a Street Light Outage

    Report a street light outage online.

  18. Veterans Services

    The Veterans Services Department provides information, assistance and referral services to veterans and their dependents, assessing clients' eligibility for benefits, processing applications and preparing reports as required by the town and state.