Resources

Young Parents

ABCD Teen Parent Program This program offers quality child care, educational and developmental activities for children, transportation, case management, and social services for children and their teen parents. Also provides support groups or individual counseling. Sites are in Dorchester and…

Parenting

ABCD Head Start and Early Head Start ABCD operates the citywide Head Start program, currently providing children between 0-5 years of age and their parents comprehensive educational, health and social services in Boston and Malden. ABCD Head Start also serves…

Health

Brookside Community Health Center Brookside Community Health Center, one of two health centers licensed by Brigham and Women’s Hospital, provides multi-disciplinary, comprehensive care with services in the following areas: Adult Primary Care, Pediatric Primary Care, Obstetrics/Gynecology (including midwifery), Family planning,…

Mental Health

Brigham & Women’s Passageway Program The Passageway program works to improve the health, wellbeing, and safety of those experiencing abuse from an intimate partner. We offer free and confidential advocacy services, safety planning, individual counseling and support, support groups, medical…

Job Training

ABCD Gate Program You can start a promising career in financial services, health care or computerized office skills by getting the training you need, along with affordable childcare while you learn. Contact: (p) 617-348-6751, 19 Temple Place, Boston MA 02111,…

Housing

ABCD Housing ABCD’s Housing and Homelessness Prevention Department works with clients to give them the assistance and skills they need to maintain their households or find new housing that is safe and affordable. The department provides prevention, stabilization, and case…

Nutrition

ABCD Food Pantries If you don’t have food to make it through the day and are worried about what tomorrow brings, tap into the ABCD network of neighborhood food pantry sites for access to healthy food. We’re here to ensure…

Education

Boston College Options Through Education (OTE) The mission of the Options Through Education Transitional Summer Program is to prepare the transition to Boston College for a select group of diverse students who have demonstrated potential and leadership in spite of…

Interpersonal Violence

Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Passageway Program The Center for Community Health and Health Equity’s Passageway program works to improve the health, wellbeing, and safety of those experiencing abuse from an intimate partner. We offer free and confidential advocacy services, safety…

Legal/Advocacy

Boston Area Healthy Families Since 1878, MSPCC has been on the forefront of innovative services and passionate advocacy to protect and promote the rights and well-being of children and families. To prevent child abuse, MSPCC focuses on the needs of…

COVID-19 Resources

Center for Community Health and Health Equity COVID-19 Resources Brigham and Women’s Center for Community Health and Health Equity team has compiled a growing list of COVID-19 information and testing sites. Many of these resources are provided in multiple languages.…