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  • ACC One-Stop Resource Center

    Agency: Amherst Community Connections

    At the Amherst Community Connections (ACC) One-Stop Resource Center we provide a large variety of referrals and services to our participants related to food, housing, and other elements that are necessary to reaching the final goal. Offering such a wide array of services does not reduce the quality of the care we give, but rather it enhances it by ...


  • AmeriCorps

    Agency: DIAL/SELF Youth and Community Services

    DIAL/SELF AmeriCorps partners with area schools and youth-serving agencies to create innovative full-time service opportunities throughout the Pioneer Valley of Western Massachusetts. AmeriCorps members use a collaborative, student-centered approach to support young people's autonomy, belonging and personal learning aspirations. They use arts and e...


  • Amherst Senior Center

    Agency: Amherst Town Government

    The Amherst Senior Center provides a focal point for information and referrals as needed, as well as a wealth of Senior Center activities. At the Amherst Senior Center you can also find food assistance administered by the Food Bank of Western Mass. Brown Bag: Food for Elders Program which provides a free bag of healthy groceries to eligible seniors...


  • Athol Senior Center

    Agency: Athol Town Government

    Councils on Aging are the principal agencies of local government that serve the elderly. The three core responsibilities of the Councils on Aging are: To identify the needs of senior citizens along with the available resources within the community. To educate the Community at large in the challenges of aging and advocate for the needs of its senior...


  • Basic Needs

    Agency: Montague Catholic Social Ministries

    The Emergency Basic Needs Program at MCSM provides emergency concrete needs in the form of free food and clothing, furniture, household items, supplies of diapers and other newborn essentials. The Basic Needs Program is a conduit for individual donors and other programs (from faith communities as well as local colleges and universities) to help fam...


  • Belchertown Senior Center

    Agency: Belchertown Town Government

    The Belchertown Council on Aging/ Belchertown Senior Center is a community-based resource for citizens of Belchertown ages 60 and over. We serve the needs of an average of 175 elders each day. The Senior Center, located just off Route 202 at the William Gerald Whitlock Municipal Complex, is home to a variety of programs and services which include: ...


  • Bikers Against Child Abuse (BACA)

    Agency: Bikers Against Child Abuse (BACA)

    Bikers Against Child Abuse, Inc. (B.A.C.A.) seeks to provide aid, comfort, safety, and support for children that have been sexually, physically, and emotionally abused. B.A.C.A. strives to empower children to not feel afraid of the world in which they live.We work in conjunction with local and state officials who are already in place to protect ch...


  • Charlemont Council on Aging

    Agency: Charlemont Town Government

    The Charlemont Council on Aging is a municipally appointed volunteer board authorized under Massachusetts General Laws. Major responsibilities of this Department include setting local policy for the administration of elder programs and services; identifying the total needs of the community's elder population; developing, promoting, and implementing...


  • Child Support Assistance/ Enforcement

    Agency: Massachusetts Department of Revenue (DOR)

    The Child Support Enforcement Division (CSE) enforces the financial responsibilities of parenthood. CSE helps parents with: establishment of paternity, child support orders, health insurance orders, collection of child support, and requests to modify child support orders.


  • Child and Family Advocacy

    Agency: Children's Advocacy Center

    The mission of The Children's Advocacy Center (CAC) is to prevent and end child abuse in our community by providing education, safety, healing and justice. The CAC offers a safe, child friendly environment for children to be interviewed that have disclosed physical or sexual abuse. The CAC is a community leader helping all victims of child abuse ac...


  • Community Action Agencies

    Agency: Valley Opportunity Council, Inc.

    Community Action Agencies operate programs designed to support families with child development and care, education, training, health and safety, housing and shelter, and financial stability.The VOC is a human service and advocacy organization that addresses the causes of poverty through programs that fight unemployment, inadequate housing, poor nut...


  • Community Action Agencies

    Agency: Montachusett Opportunity Council

    Community Action Agencies operate programs designed to support families with child development and care, education, training, health and safety, housing and shelter, and financial stability.The MOC is a private, nonprofit human service and advocacy organization providing emergency assistance to people in crisis and addresses the causes of poverty t...


  • Community Action Agencies

    Agency: Berkshire Community Action Council

    Community Action Agencies operate programs designed to support families with child development and care, education, training, health and safety, housing and shelter, and financial stability.The Berkshire Community Action Council (BCAC), is the designated anti-poverty Community Action Agency for Berkshire County, Massachusetts. The role of BCAC is t...


  • Community Action Agencies

    Agency: Gardner Community Action Committee

    The Gardner Community Action Committee helps residents of Gardner and surrounding towns meet their basic needs. Services include fuel assistance, food pantry, clothing closet, emergency funds, and assistance with SNAP/food stamp and health insurance applications.


  • Community Action Family Center

    Agency: Community Action Pioneer Valley

    The Community Action Family Center offers activities, support and connection to resources for youth and families in Franklin County. The Family Center offers support during times of need in a welcoming and affirming environment. Meet with a family support worker, attend workshops, join us for family activities or playgroups, and much more.Offered a...


  • Community Development Corporations

    Agency: Franklin County Community Development Corporation

    The Franklin County Community Development Corporation (FCCDC) assists small business owners with business development including business planning, lending, and commercial space. The FCCDC provides support for small business owners and entrepreneurs who live or work in Western Massachusetts and the North Quabbin region. The goals of the FCCDC are to...


  • Community Outreach and Education

    Agency: Office of the Northwestern District Attorney

    The Northwestern District Attorney's Community Outreach and Education Unit provides crime prevention and safety information, and offers presentations, trainings, guest speakers and can consult on a wide array of issues of concern to the people of the Northwestern District. The Unit has worked in partnership with community coalitions, offering educa...


  • Community Resources and Advocacy

    Agency: Community Action Pioneer Valley

    Provides financial help for heat, utilities, rent, move-in expenses. Helps with SNAP and Health Insurance applications. Connects to other resources.The Community Resources and Advocacy Program provides a range of direct client services to help people with low-income access the resources they need. Resource Advocates can help clients access SNAP ben...


  • Department of Developmental Services (DDS)

    Agency: Massachusetts Department of Developmental Services (DDS)

    The Massachusetts Department of Developmental Services (DDS) provides a variety of services including residential, day, employment, and individual and family support. Services are either provided by DDS, or purchased by DDS from a variety of human services agencies.Services include: Case management Support and planning with residential, work, famil...


  • Department of Mental Health Services

    Agency: Massachusetts Department of Mental Health

    Prioritizes and provides access to services, including treatment, residential care, and vocational rehabilitation, to people with long-term serious mental illness and seriously emotionally disturbed children. Services include: Conducts eligibility determination, ongoing assessment of members' service needs, outreach and advocacy, monitoring quality...


  • Disability Services

    Agency: Stavros Center For Independent Living

    Stavros' programs and services are designed to meet the needs of persons of any age or disability as they work to achieve their life goals that are free of barriers and important to them. Stavros has several different programs and departments that offer services and resources for people with disabilities, including:Personal Care and Assistance Serv...


  • Disaster Relief/Recovery Organizations

    Agency: American Red Cross Pioneer Valley Chapter

    The Red Cross provides disaster relief services as well as training on emergency preparedness and first aid.


  • Disaster Relief/Recovery Organizations

    Agency: American Red Cross of Central Massachusetts

    The Red Cross provides disaster relief services as well as training on emergency preparedness and first aid.


  • Disaster Relief/Recovery Organizations

    Agency: American Red Cross of Central Massachusetts

    The Red Cross provides disaster relief services as well as training on emergency preparedness and first aid.


  • Dress for Success Women's Clothing

    Agency: Dress for Success

    Dress for Success provides a network of support, professional attire and career development tools, empowering women to achieve economic independence and thrive in work and in life.We aim for each woman to attain self-sufficiency, so that she may establish a financial foundation on which to build a more secure life, a more stable family and stronger...


  • Drug Drop-off Boxes

    Agency: Office of the Northwestern District Attorney

    Do you have unwanted or out-of-date drugs in your home? Get them out of the medicine cabinet, away from children and potential drug abusers -- and out of the environment. You can safely and anonymously drop them off in a secure MedReturn Box, located at more than two dozen local police stations, and they will be disposed of in an environmentally so...


  • Durable Medical Equipment (DME)

    Agency: Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission

    REquipment is a Durable Medical Equipment (DME) re-use program offering free refurbished wheelchairs, scooters, shower chairs and more to adults, children and elders living in Massachusetts. Search our inventory and request items you need today!REquipment accepts and refurbishes donations of gently used medical equipment that is no longer needed an...


  • Easthampton Senior Center

    Agency: Easthampton City Government

    The Easthampton Enrichment Center/ Council on Aging (ECOAE) provides information, and some direct services to Easthampton residents age 55+. The ECOAE has many relevant resources for seniors, their caregivers, families and others dealing with age related issues.The ECOAE works in conjunction with Easthampton city departments and various senior serv...


  • Emergency Assistance Program

    Agency: Amherst Town Government

    The Emergency Assistance Program helps Amherst residents to connect to local agencies for counseling and support in financial management. The program helps sustain housing by providing funds that will assist with rental arrears and utility bills.These funds are available to those who meet the following requirements: (1) To qualify applicants must f...


  • Emergency Disaster Services | On Call

    Agency: The Salvation Army/Massachusetts Division

    The Salvation Army's Emergency Disaster Services offers Emergency Assistance for families and individuals experiencing financial hardships and are served by our volunteers with food, clothing and utility/heating assistance. The Salvation Army's Disaster Services Service Unit volunteers assist first responders and those impacted by fires, flood and ...


  • Family Support Center

    Agency: The United Arc

    The United Arc’s Family Support Centers provide supports to families caring for a family member who meets eligibility criteria with the Department of Developmental Services (DDS). Primary supports offered include service navigation, information and referral, family trainings and support groups, community connections, social/ recreational opportunit...


  • Family Support Centers/ Outreach

    Agency: Center for Human Development

    Family Outreach of Amherst (FOA) is the safety net for low-income families in Amherst and the surrounding communities. We are unique in our ability to address all the issues struggling families face: mental health, domestic violence, trauma, substance abuse and addiction, housing, and life skills. We believe the families we work with are experts in...


  • Family Support Centers/ Outreach

    Agency: Hilltown Community Health Center

    Many community programs, services and resources can be found at the Hilltown Community Family Center. Whether you’ve received a recent chronic disease diagnosis, become a parent for the first time (or the 5th!), need help getting or using health insurance, want to apply for SNAP (food stamps) or other resources, have experienced domestic violence, ...


  • Family Support and Advocacy

    Agency: Valuing Our Children

    Valuing Our Children (VOC) provides Family Support and Advocacy for any family in the North Quabbin region. Through information and referrals, home visiting, family team meetings, and working collaboratively with state and local agencies, families can have the support they need to feel strong and connected. Family Support and Advocacy helps familie...


  • Federated Giving Programs

    Agency: United Way of Hampshire County

    The United Way of Hampshire County advances the common good by sustaining and strengthening a network of partner agencies prepared to respond to our neighbors in need. UWHC conducts an annual fundraising campaign to support key programs for Children & Youth, Health & Safety, and Economic Security.


  • Federated Giving Programs

    Agency: United Way of Franklin County

    The United Way of Franklin County provides fundraising, budgeting, planning, and program coordination for agencies serving Franklin County.


  • FoodSource Hotline

    Agency: Project Bread

    Project Bread's toll-free FoodSource Hotline is the only comprehensive statewide information and referral service for people facing hunger, responding to people across Massachusetts struggling to feed their families. Hotline counselors refer callers to food resources in their community as well as provides them with information about school meals, s...


  • Franklin Regional Council of Governments (FRCOG)

    Agency: Franklin Regional Council of Governments (FRCOG)

    The Franklin Regional Council of Governments (FRCOG) operates twelve programs with more than 40 staff. The FRCOG works with state and federal agencies and legislators to ensure that policies, programs, and funding benefit our rural area. We are actively involved in regional economic development and environmental protection efforts; statewide policy...


  • Frontier Club

    Agency: The United Arc

    The United Arc's Frontier Club is a self-advocacy group that fosters peer support, community inclusion, leadership development, advocacy at the state and local levels, social events, and learning opportunities for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.


  • Gill Montague Council on Aging

    Agency: Montague Town Government

    The mission of the Gill Montague Council on Aging is to provide referral, outreach, nutrition and health services in cooperation with other town departments and area agencies; to set policy for the operation of the Senior Center; to enhance the quality of life for seniors in the community by providing health, education, and recreation programs and ...


  • Greenfield Corps Referral Services Collaboration

    Agency: The Salvation Army/Massachusetts Division

    Case worker available for information and referrals to additional social services such as rental and utility assistance, food programs, drop-in center, clothing and household vouchers, emergency/disaster services and more.


  • Greenfield Council on Aging

    Agency: Greenfield Town Government

    The Greenfield Council on Aging (GCOA)/ Greenfield Senior Center is committed to fulfilling the following functions and provides: an environment that supports personal dignity, opportunities for sharing, creative expression, learning, and a general encouragement of initiative and self-fulfillment. meaningful educational, social, recreational, cultu...


  • Greenfield Public Library

    Agency: Greenfield Public Library

    The Greenfield Public Library serves as a public center for enrichment, entertainment, access to technology, self-directed learning and the exploration of ideas. Besides our books, DVDs, magazines and music CDs, we offer: Access to the more than 140 C/W MARS member libraries, their materials and resources Inter-library loan from libraries across th...


  • Greenfield Warming Center

    Agency: ServiceNet, Inc.

    The Greenfield Warming Center, located at 72 Chapman St. is an overnight seasonal warming center for homeless adults 18 years of age and older. Open from 7:00pm to 7:00am nightly from November 1 - May 1. Guests are provided with food and snacks, blankets and pillows and a table and chair to sit. There are no cots or space to lie down due to buildin...


  • HIV and AIDS Case/Care Management

    Agency: Cooley Dickinson Healthcare Corporation

    A Positive Place provides on-going assistance to people who are HIV positive, including referrals and accompaniment to HIV/AIDS knowledgeable doctors, medical transportation, help accessing health insurance and financial assistance, education about the disease, coordination of medical care and social services, and offer non-judgmental emotional sup...


  • Hadley Council on Aging

    Agency: Hadley Town Government

    The Hadley Council on Aging is a municipally appointed volunteer board authorized under Massachusetts General Laws. Major responsibilities of this Department include setting local policy for the administration of elder programs and services; identifying the total needs of the community's elder population; developing, promoting, and implementing ser...


  • Hampshire Council of Governments

    Agency: Hampshire Council of Governments

    The Hampshire Council of Governments provides a forum for municipalities to save money and solve problems on a regional basis. Voters in each member town elect representatives.Services include: Cooperative group purchasing for municipalities, schools, and non-profits (includes electricity) Hampshire County Group Insurance Trust Surplus vehicles and...


  • Hampshire Franklin Tobacco Free Community Partnership

    Agency: Hampshire Council of Governments

    The Hampshire-Franklin Tobacco-Free Community Partnership is part of a statewide network of programs funded by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health to support communities’ efforts to help people quit using tobacco, prevent youth from starting, and protect everyone from secondhand smoke.The Hampshire-Franklin Tobacco-Free Community Partners...


  • Health Care for All

    Agency: Health Care for All

    Health Care for All (HCFA) is an advocacy group that strives for adequate health care for all residents of Massachusetts. HCFA works by combining information referral, personal and legal advocacy, community organizing, public education and policy analysis. HCFA services include: Information and referral about health care and health insurance option...


  • Health/Disability Related Support Groups

    Agency: Cooley Dickinson Healthcare Corporation

    A Positive Place provides on-going assistance to people who are HIV positive, including referral to HIV/AIDS knowledgeable doctors, medical transportation, help accessing health insurance and financial assistance, and education about the disease. "Connections", is the agency’s weekly support group, co-facilitated by a licensed mental health clinici...


  • Healthy Living

    Agency: LifePath, Inc.

    LifePath's Healthy Living workshops help you build confidence, maintain good health and stay active. You can learn new skills in a friendly and supportive environment. Workshops offered: Diabetes Self-Management, A Matter of Balance: Managing Concerns About Falls, Chronic Pain Self-Management, Healthy Eating for Successful Living and Chronic Diseas...


  • Hilltown Social Services

    Agency: Hilltown Community Health Center

    Hilltown Social Services provides information and referrals, case management, and outreach services to support individuals and families in identifying and accessing resources to achieve self-sufficiency.Hilltown Social Services can help you access fuel assistance, health care, housing referrals, job readiness programs, assistance with SNAP, and muc...


  • Housing Consumer Education Center

    Agency: Franklin County Regional Housing and Redevelopment Authority

    The Housing Consumer Education Center (HCEC) helps tenants, landlords, prospective buyers, and homeowners, understand a variety of housing issues. HCEC's offer housing assistance, services and information, to anyone with a housing issue. This information is designed to improve housing stability, minimize disputes, and to provide homeowners and rent...


  • Housing Support and Advocacy

    Agency: Cooley Dickinson Healthcare Corporation

    A Positive Place provides housing advocacy for homeless people living with HIV, and those at risk of homelessness or burdened by high rent. Our Housing Advocate supports clients with housing searches, referrals, landlord negotiations, eviction support and completion of housing applications. A limited number of tenant-based rental subsidies for elig...


  • Information and Caregiver Resource Center

    Agency: LifePath, Inc.

    LifePath’s Information and Caregiver Resource Center (ICRC) can help with any issue pertaining to elders, persons with disabilities, their caregivers, and the professionals who work with them. ICRC is the first stop on the the way to your solution. Tell us your specific needs so we can help in the best way possible.ICRC's staff of Resource Consulta...


  • Information and Referral

    Agency: Men's Resource Center for Change

    The Men's Resource Center for Change offers resource and referral services for men addressing a variety of situations, from abuse to fathering, counseling for young men, educational materials and meetings.


  • Information and Referral

    Agency: MotherWoman

    MotherWoman provides resource and referral for mothers as well as mothers' support services including support groups at various locations, post-partum support, and advocacy.


  • Information and Referral

    Agency: Center for Women and Community

    The Center for Women and Community provides information and referral services by phone and online.


  • Information and Referral

    Agency: Highland Valley Elder Services

    Highland Valley Elder Services Information and Referral Services help to introduce a free and friendly conversation about community resources and services available to those aged 60 and over. Our Care Advisors provide comprehensive information including: Care Management Services: Long-term case management to help elders and family care-givers. Fami...


  • Jones Library

    Agency: Jones Library

    The Jones Library mission is to be a community hub to a diverse population of Amherst residents, where books are celebrated and all members of the community can enhance their educational, cultural, and lifelong learning pursuits. Our staff is dedicated to providing excellent service, diverse collections, free and equal access to information, and ex...


  • Jubilee Diaper Ministry

    Agency: Jubilee Ministries

    The Jubilee Diaper Ministry is open Thursday mornings from 9:00am – Noon and also the first Monday of the month from 4 - 6pm. Diapers are also distributed as needed for emergencies. Call the Trinity parish office for more information.Diapers are expensive, but thanks to United Way and Bay State Medical, collaborating with Trinity, those in need of ...


  • Lawyer Referral Services

    Agency: Massachusetts Justice Project

    The Massachusetts Justice Project (MJP) is a legal services program. MJP offers legal advice, brief services, referrals and a limited amount of full representation to poor persons in need of legal assistance. MJP works closely with Community Legal Aid, providing client intake and referrals through a centralized intake and hotline service.


  • Legal Information Lines

    Agency: Massachusetts Justice Project

    The Massachusetts Justice Project (MJP) is a legal services program. MJP offers legal advice, brief services, referrals and a limited amount of full representation to poor persons in need of legal assistance. MJP works closely with Community Legal Aid, providing client intake and referrals through a centralized intake and hotline service.


  • Long Term Care Ombudsman

    Agency: WestMass ElderCare Inc.

    WestMass ElderCare’s Long Term Care Ombudsman (LTCO) Program provides a way for nursing and rest home residents to voice their concerns and have their complaints addressed. LTCO receives and investigates concerns, problems, and complaints so that residents can live their lives with dignity and respect.Ombudsmen services include: Receive and investi...


  • Look4Help

    Agency: Community Action Pioneer Valley

    Look4Help, Community Action’s Public Resource Directory and website, was created in response to a community need for an up-to-date, locally-based, searchable listing of social service information.The Look4Help Public Resource Directory can be accessed online at www.Look4Help.org. The directory helps fill a gap between Mass 2-1-1 and other resource ...


  • MassHousing

    Agency: MassHousing

    MassHousing is charged with providing financing for affordable housing in Massachusetts by providing below market-rate mortgages to eligible homebuyers. MassHousing also provides refinance loans for homeowners at risk of foreclosure, as well as assisting with rental housing by providing oversight and support for hundreds of affordable and mixed-inc...


  • Massachusetts Community Justice Project

    Agency: Massachusetts Community Justice Project

    The Massachusetts Community Justice Project (MCJP), originally known as the Sequential Intercept Model Project, is designed to facilitate effective and sustainable collaborations at the local level between justice system, treatment and recovery support systems, and community agencies. The MCJP recognizes that addressing behavioral health needs is a...


  • Money Management

    Agency: Highland Valley Elder Services

    Highland Valley Elder Services Money Management Program provides money management services such as organizing and paying bills, check writing, reconciling accounts, and representative payee services. Bill Payer Services: Participants who utilize this service are capable of making decisions about their own financial affairs, yet may need assistance ...


  • Money Management

    Agency: WestMass ElderCare Inc.

    WestMass ElderCare’s Money Management Program is a free, in-home service that assists low income elders and disabled persons with paying bills, writing checks, budgeting and balancing a checkbook. The program does not provide advice on financial matters, investments or assist with banking services. The program is meant to aid the elderly or disable...


  • Northampton Senior Center

    Agency: Northampton City Government

    The Northampton Senior Center offers extensive programming for Northampton seniors and seniors in the surrounding communities. Please take a look at our Program Descriptions and Program Calendar to learn more about our monthly schedule. Here you can also find the latest edition of our senior-focused newspaper, the Conz Street Chronicle! For more in...


  • Northfield COA / Senior Center

    Agency: Northfield COA / Senior Center

    The Northfield Council on Aging (COA)/ Senior Center programming includes arm chair travel, internet based live tours, luncheons, music, monthly Friday Breakfast and speaker (Except June/July and November/December), Silverthorne Theater previews, summer concerts, educational workshops, tax preparation, Flu clinic, speakers on timely topics, Bridge,...


  • Occupational and Professional Association

    Agency: Council of Social Agencies of Hampshire County

    COSA provides networking, information, and coordination for human and social services providers through regular email updates and monthly meetings on key issues facing our service area. As part of a collaborative of social service groups within Hampshire County, COSA's services include: Information sharing: monthly meeting of the board and membersh...


  • Occupational/Professional Associations

    Agency: Franklin County Resource Network

    The Franklin County Resource Network (FCRN) provides opportunities for networking and information sharing among a broad range of social service providers in Franklin County by facilitating monthly meetings, publishing a monthly newsletter, operating a listserv, and supporting 3 Task Forces: Franklin County Hunger Task Force, Transition from Jail to...


  • Occupational/Professional Associations

    Agency: Quaboag Hills Community Coalition

    QHCC is a network of social service providers and agencies which collaborate to make services more accessible to people of the Quaboag Hills region. Networking and collaboration are achieved through monthly meetings and a listserv.


  • Occupational/Professional Associations

    Agency: North Quabbin Community Coalition

    The North Quabbin Community Coalition is a community-wide alliance committed to improving the quality of life for all those living and working in the North Quabbin region. Networking and collaboration between health and human service providers is focused on developing coordinated solutions with a goal of maximizing all existing resources. The coali...


  • Orange Senior Center

    Agency: Orange Town Government

    The Orange Senior Center is a focal point in the Town of Orange for programs designed for older adults. We stand as a foundation for older adults to live their lives with independence and dignity. Not only does the center assist you in your everyday life, it also sets as a background for new friendships to begin and existing ones to flourish!The Or...


  • PATCH and Family Resource Center

    Agency: Valuing Our Children

    Valuing Our Children's PATCH Office / Family Resource Center (FRC) serves as a second site where families can access advocacy along with information and referral services. The PATCH Office and FRC also serves as a meeting place for support groups and as a satellite office for several state agencies.Programs at the PATCH Office focus on family suppo...


  • Parent and Family Services

    Agency: The Brick House Community Resource Center

    The Family Services Coordinator at the Brick House works with parents in Turners Falls and the surrounding area who struggle to meet their families’ basic needs by connecting with the existing community resources and services that are available to them, as well as supporting them as they seek larger-scale solutions to challenges they face.Some of t...


  • Pioneer Club

    Agency: The United Arc

    The United Arc's Pioneer Club is a self-advocacy group that fosters peer support, community inclusion, leadership development, advocacy at the state and local levels, social events, and learning opportunities for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.


  • Positive Parenting Resource Center

    Agency: The United Arc

    The United Arc's Positive Parenting Center provides services for families headed by parents with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities throughout Western Massachusetts--Franklin, Hampshire, Hampden and Worcester counties. Services include home visiting, case management, parent support and education groups, supervised visitation for childre...


  • Prescription Dropbox Locations

    Agency: Massachusetts Department of Public Health

    Safely and anonymously drop off your unwanted, unused or out-of-date prescription drugs in a Drug Drop Box near you. Drug Drop Boxes are located at local police stations throughout Massachusetts, where you can dispose of your unwanted prescription medications/ drugs in an environmentally sound way. Simply bring in your pill bottles, intact. Black o...


  • Professional Skills Development Support

    Agency: Human Service Forum

    The Human Service Forum (HSF) is a member organization that provides a voice for human service organizations through leadership, information, advocacy, recognition, public relations and capacity building. HSF regularly sponsors professional skills development workshops for human service workers and members of the public interested in the social ser...


  • Reading Services for People With Disabilities

    Agency: Valley Eye Radio

    Valley Eye Radio (VER) broadcasts local newspapers and other printed material to listeners who have disabilities that affect their ability to read printed materials. Valley Eye Radio provides a special radio receiver to receive their broadcast programming.


  • Salasin Center

    Agency: Western Massachusetts Training Consortium

    The Greenfield Women's Resource Center is a peer-to-peer support center for women offering drop-in hours and group classes and activities.The Salasin Project works hard to ensure that the center is a safe and supportive environment and accessible to a diverse population. Support is offered in the form of individual and group to survivors of domesti...


  • Senior Center of Ashfield, Buckland and Shelburne

    Agency: Senior Center of Ashfield, Buckland and Shelburne

    The Senior Center, serving Ashfield, Buckland and Shelburne, provides a variety of programs and services including educational, cultural and wellness programs, presentations and activities, both at the Center and by means of outreach to our consortium towns. Transportation is available for all nine West County towns. The Center is conveniently loca...


  • Small Business Development

    Agency: Hilltown Community Development Corporation

    The Hilltown Community Development Corporation (CDC) provides Small Business Assistance, business counseling and supports economic development by fostering the start-up and growth of local businesses, which strengthens the local economy and creates more local jobs. The Hilltown Business Directory is published and printed once a year, and offers an ...


  • Small Business Development

    Agency: Valley Community Development Corporation

    Services include one-on-one business counseling and occasional workshops and seminars for both entrepreneurs and small business owners.


  • Small Business Development

    Agency: Quaboag Valley Community Development Corporation

    The Quaboag Valley Community Development Corporation (QVCDC) provides small business support such as small business loans, computer classes, technical assistance and individual business consulting.


  • Small Business Financing

    Agency: Quaboag Valley Community Development Corporation

    The Quaboag Valley Community Development Corporation (QVCDC) provides loans to small businesses and entrepreneurs seeking to start a small business.


  • Small Business Financing

    Agency: US Department of Agriculture Rural Development

    The USDA Rural Development provides loans and grants for projects which support the development and expansion of businesses, community facilities, and utilities in rural areas. Requirements, loan amounts, and eligible businesses vary by loan/grant.


  • Soldier On Veterans Housing

    Agency: Soldier On

    Soldier On provides veterans with shelter and support in an environment that offers dignity, integrity, and, most importantly, hope, by working in partnership with the Department of Veterans Affairs and other agencies. Soldier On offers a continuum of care that includes immediate and long-term housing with services delivered where they live. Soldie...


  • South Hadley Senior Center

    Agency: South Hadley Town Government

    Many programs and services, as well as recreational activities, are offered at the South Hadley Senior Center/ Council on Aging, including: Billiards, Bingo, Cards, Games Choralites (Singers) Magazines, Newspapers Crafts, Quilting, Puzzle Corner Support Groups and Veterans Groupand Services: Blood Pressure Clinics, Exercise Programs Foot Nurse Immu...


  • State Government Agencies

    Agency: Massachusetts Department of Developmental Services (DDS)

    The Department of Developmental Services provides a variety of services including residential, day, employment, and individual and family support for people with developmental disabilities and their families.


  • State Government Agencies

    Agency: Massachusetts Department of Developmental Services (DDS)

    The Department of Developmental Services provides a variety of services including residential, day, employment, and individual and family support for people with developmental disabilities and their families.


  • State Government Agencies

    Agency: Massachusetts Department of Developmental Services (DDS)

    The Department of Developmental Services provides a variety of services including residential, day, employment, and individual and family support for people with developmental disabilities and their families.


  • State Government Agencies

    Agency: Massachusetts Department of Youth Services

    The Department of Youth Services provides services to delinquent youth age 7-21. Services include: Pretrial detention and long-term treatment. Rehabilitation counseling. Vocational training. Gradual reintegration into the community.


  • Summer CSA at Just Roots

    Agency: Just Roots

    We at Just Roots believe that access to healthy, local vegetables is a basic human right. The Community Supported Agriculture Farm Share program (CSA) will offer delicious, ecologically-grown veggies, with pickups throughout Greenfield from June 17 – October 24, 2020. Small Share: Typically feeds 1-3 people and includes 6 items of your choice each ...


  • Supportive Services for Veterans Families (SSVF)

    Agency: Soldier On

    The Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) Program at Soldier On is a door-to-door outreach campaign assisting veterans and their families who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. Soldier On provides in-home case management, referral services, and temporary financial assistance for housing to veterans facing homelessness. Soldier ...


  • Taxpayer Advocate Services

    Agency: Massachusetts Department of Revenue (DOR)

    The Taxpayer Advocate assists taxpayers and their representatives in the resolution of their tax problems as quickly as possible. The Taxpayer Advocate also ensures that all taxpayers are afforded their rights in all communications with the Department of Revenue.


  • Teen Drop in Center

    Agency: The Brick House Community Resource Center

    The Brick House Community Resource Center runs a drop in center for teens. Snacks, arts and crafts, music equipment, computers, and other activities are available during open hours. Brick House staff are also available.


  • The Brick House Community Resource Center

    Agency: The Brick House Community Resource Center

    The Brick House Community Resource Center offers: Odd Jobs Exchange. Advertising Venue for Young people offering various services Open Mic last Friday of each month Drop in Teen Center (Mon., Thur., Fri. 3pm - 6pm for computer/internet use) Avenue A Music Project. Helps Teens discover and develop musical abilities and recording GLBT youth and allie...


  • The Bridge Family Resource Center

    Agency: Clinical & Support Options Inc.

    The Bridge Family Resource Center is a community-based, family-driven program supporting families and their children ages 0-18 years old. The Bridge is one of a network of eighteen Family Resource Centers across the Commonwealth offering multi-cultural parenting programs, support groups, early childhood services, information and referral resources ...


  • The Community Store

    Agency: Amherst Survival Center

    The Amherst Survival Center Community Store inventory consists of donated goods from people and businesses in the community and include gently worn clothes, shoes, coats, household items (small appliances, linens, towels, plates, flatware, etc.), outdoor living equipment (tents, outdoor stoves, sleeping bags, backpacks). Participants (customers or ...


  • The United Arc

    Agency: The United Arc

    The United Arc provides advocacy and support services for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families in Western Massachusetts. Services include: Residential & independent living support for adults: varying levels of support to people living in group homes, shared residences, or semi-independently in their own ho...


  • Valley Community Development Corporation

    Agency: Valley Community Development Corporation

    The Valley CDC offers services and programs that seek to empower low and moderate income people and minorities to control and improve the quality of their lives through the development of affordable housing, providing economic opportunities, and encouraging community leadership. Services include: Home ownership counseling and workshops and assistan...


  • Valley Eye Radio Service

    Agency: Valley Eye Radio

    Valley Eye Radio (VER) provides audio access to print information and reading materials for the blind, visual- and print-handicapped. Call for information about a special radio receiver to receive Valley Eye Radio's broadcast programming.Building is accessible and on bus route. Volunteer opportunities available.


  • Ware Senior Center

    Agency: Ware Town Government

    It is the mission of the Ware Senior Center/ Council on Aging to identify the total needs of the community’s elder population, to link services to those needs, and to improve the quality of life of our seniors. The Ware Senior Center is your local one stop resource center for: Social Services for Seniors Van Services Volunteer Drivers for out of to...


  • Ware/ Warren Area Outreach Specialist

    Agency: The Salvation Army/Massachusetts Division

    A Salvation Army Outreach Specialist serving both the Ware and Warren areas is available for information and referrals on local resources and offers limited funding with food, clothing, and utility shut-offs, etc.


  • Western Mass Recovery Learning Community

    Agency: Western Massachusetts Training Consortium

    The Western Mass Recovery Learning Community (RLC) supports healing and empowerment for our broader communities and people who have been impacted by psychiatric diagnosis, trauma, extreme states, homelessness, addiction and other life-interrupting challenges through: Offering trauma sensitive genuine peer-to-peer supports Fostering mutuality and co...


  • Women's Resource Center at MCSM

    Agency: Montague Catholic Social Ministries

    The Women’s Center is open to all women and provides a safe place to build a nurturing community with peer support. Women's Center programs and workshops offer opportunities for connection, healing and growth while increasing confidence and leadership skills. Together, we work to break the cycle of inter-generational violence and isolation and to e...


  • Youth Centers

    Agency: Amherst Boys and Girls Club

    The Amherst Boys & Girls Club is a drop in center for youth ages 9-18. Offerings include a pool table, computers, a library, cooking classes, activities and much more. Programs are available to help individuals become more active physically and socially, so that they can begin to explore the person they are becoming as well as the community they ca...


  • Youth/Young Adult Outreach/ Drop-In Resource Centers

    Agency: DIAL/SELF Youth and Community Services

    Provides resource information, referrals, counseling, food pantry, case management, advocacy, and emergency shelter for at-risk youth and teens.DIAL/SELF's Youth/Young Adult Outreach/ Drop-In Resource Centers, a function of the TeenLine Program, provide resource information, referrals, counseling, a food pantry, case management, advocacy, and emerg...


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