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Project Bread free

Project Bread is committed to providing people of all ages, cultures, and walks of life with access to nutritious food. Finding out about the resources that are available—and taking advantage of them—are the first steps to keeping you and your family healthy. Project Bread works to fully enroll individuals in state and federal nutrition programs as well as refer callers to local food resources. Visit their website or call their food hotline for more information on resources in your area.

145 Border Street
East Boston, MA 02128

Project Bread free

Project Bread is committed to providing people of all ages, cultures, and walks of life with access to nutritious food. Finding out about the resources that are available—and taking advantage of them—are the first steps to keeping you and your family healthy. Project Bread works to fully enroll individuals in state and federal nutrition programs as well as refer callers to local food resources. Visit their website or call their food hotline for more information on resources in your area.

Quincy WIC Program free

The Massachusetts Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Nutrition Program provides nutrition and health education and other services free of charge to Massachusetts families who qualify. WIC's goal is to help keep pregnant, breastfeeding women, and children under age 5 healthy. WIC offers: Personalized nutrition consultations, checks for healthy food, referrals for medical and dental care, health insurance, childcare, housing and fuel assistance, and other services that can benefit the whole family. WIC also offers immunization screenings and referrals, breastfeeding support, nutrition and health workshops on a variety of topics including meal planning, maintaining a healthy weight, picky eaters, caring for a new baby, and shopping on a budget.

121 Whitwell Street
Quincy, MA 02169

Quincy WIC Program free

The Massachusetts Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Nutrition Program provides nutrition and health education and other services free of charge to Massachusetts families who qualify. WIC's goal is to help keep pregnant, breastfeeding women, and children under age 5 healthy. WIC offers: Personalized nutrition consultations, checks for healthy food, referrals for medical and dental care, health insurance, childcare, housing and fuel assistance, and other services that can benefit the whole family. WIC also offers immunization screenings and referrals, breastfeeding support, nutrition and health workshops on a variety of topics including meal planning, maintaining a healthy weight, picky eaters, caring for a new baby, and shopping on a budget.

Riverside Early Head Start free

Riverside Early Head Start is a program for low-income families with infants and toddlers, as well as pregnant women. The program is designed to support families by promoting healthy prenatal care, infant/toddler care, and the well-being of the entire family. Their employees often speak two languages and the programs are respectful of the various cultural norms practices within each family.

Riverside Early Head Start free

Riverside Early Head Start is a program for low-income families with infants and toddlers, as well as pregnant women. The program is designed to support families by promoting healthy prenatal care, infant/toddler care, and the well-being of the entire family. Their employees often speak two languages and the programs are respectful of the various cultural norms practices within each family.

Riverside Early Intervention & Early Intervention Partnerships Program

Riverside Early Intervention Services supports families and their children, from birth to age three, with a broad range of needs. Typical issues that are addressed on a daily basis include an infant who isn’t gaining weight, a toddler with speech delays, or a young child having trouble walking. Their program offers therapeutic, educational and family support services for infants and toddlers that are delayed, disabled, or at-risk. These services include screening and assessment, home visits, group and individual center based therapies, toddler groups, parent education, and support groups.

Riverside Early Intervention & Early Intervention Partnerships Program

Riverside Early Intervention Services supports families and their children, from birth to age three, with a broad range of needs. Typical issues that are addressed on a daily basis include an infant who isn’t gaining weight, a toddler with speech delays, or a young child having trouble walking. Their program offers therapeutic, educational and family support services for infants and toddlers that are delayed, disabled, or at-risk. These services include screening and assessment, home visits, group and individual center based therapies, toddler groups, parent education, and support groups.

Room to Grow free

Room to Grow is dedicated to enriching the lives of babies born into poverty throughout their critical first three years of development. Parents are referred to Room to Grow by a network of prenatal programs assisting low-income families. Upon their referral, families visit Room to Grow's warm and inviting space once every three months from just before the birth of the baby until their child turns three. During their one-on-one appointments with our staff social workers, typically lasting two hours, parents receive developmental information, customized support, and all of the needed baby items to ensure a healthy and secure start for their child.

142 Berkeley St
Boston, MA 02116

Room to Grow free

Room to Grow is dedicated to enriching the lives of babies born into poverty throughout their critical first three years of development. Parents are referred to Room to Grow by a network of prenatal programs assisting low-income families. Upon their referral, families visit Room to Grow's warm and inviting space once every three months from just before the birth of the baby until their child turns three. During their one-on-one appointments with our staff social workers, typically lasting two hours, parents receive developmental information, customized support, and all of the needed baby items to ensure a healthy and secure start for their child.

Roxbury/South End WIC Program free

The Massachusetts Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Nutrition Program provides nutrition and health education and other services free of charge to Massachusetts families who qualify. WIC's goal is to help keep pregnant, breastfeeding women, and children under age 5 healthy. WIC offers: Personalized nutrition consultations, checks for healthy food, referrals for medical and dental care, health insurance, childcare, housing and fuel assistance, and other services that can benefit the whole family. WIC also offers immunization screenings and referrals, breastfeeding support, nutrition and health workshops on a variety of topics including meal planning, maintaining a healthy weight, picky eaters, caring for a new baby, and shopping on a budget.

Roxbury/South End WIC Program free

The Massachusetts Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Nutrition Program provides nutrition and health education and other services free of charge to Massachusetts families who qualify. WIC's goal is to help keep pregnant, breastfeeding women, and children under age 5 healthy. WIC offers: Personalized nutrition consultations, checks for healthy food, referrals for medical and dental care, health insurance, childcare, housing and fuel assistance, and other services that can benefit the whole family. WIC also offers immunization screenings and referrals, breastfeeding support, nutrition and health workshops on a variety of topics including meal planning, maintaining a healthy weight, picky eaters, caring for a new baby, and shopping on a budget.

SafeLink Hotline free

SafeLink is the Massachusetts statewide 24/7 toll-free domestic violence hotline operated by Casa Myrna. All calls are free, confidential, and anonymous and will connect you to a shelter program in your area. Services include safety planning, supportive listening, and access to support and resources. A translation service is available in more than 130 languages.

38 Wareham Street
Second Floor
Boston, MA 02118

SafeLink Hotline free

SafeLink is the Massachusetts statewide 24/7 toll-free domestic violence hotline operated by Casa Myrna. All calls are free, confidential, and anonymous and will connect you to a shelter program in your area. Services include safety planning, supportive listening, and access to support and resources. A translation service is available in more than 130 languages.

Somerville Homeless Coalition free

The mission of the Somerville Homeless Coalition is to provide homeless and near homeless individuals and families with individualized supportive services and tailored housing solutions with a goal of obtaining and maintaining affordable housing. The coalition provides affordable supportive housing programs, case management, homelessness prevention, and more. They have a range of services to help all those in need.

1 Davis Square
Somerville, MA 02144

Somerville Homeless Coalition free

The mission of the Somerville Homeless Coalition is to provide homeless and near homeless individuals and families with individualized supportive services and tailored housing solutions with a goal of obtaining and maintaining affordable housing. The coalition provides affordable supportive housing programs, case management, homelessness prevention, and more. They have a range of services to help all those in need.

Somerville Housing Authority

The goal of the Somerville Housing authority is to assist low and moderate income families, the elderly and the disabled to help them to find housing that is clean, decent and sanitary.They act as advocates for residents and serve the needs of those who live there as they encourage individuals to achieve maximum independence.

30 Memorial Road
Somerville, MA 02145

Somerville Housing Authority

The goal of the Somerville Housing authority is to assist low and moderate income families, the elderly and the disabled to help them to find housing that is clean, decent and sanitary.They act as advocates for residents and serve the needs of those who live there as they encourage individuals to achieve maximum independence.