Resources in Newton, MA 

After School 

Public Elementary Schools
Bowen 617-969-3130
Burr.    617-965-1518
Memorial Spaulding 617-630--5151
Underwood 617-244-1810
Ward   617-965-3087

John M. Barry Boys and Girls Club
617-630-2066

West Suburban YMCA Out of School Time
617-244-6050

Child Care Resource & Referral

Child Care Circuit

190 Hampshire St

Lawrence, MA 01840

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978-686-4288

Center Based & Family Child Care

EEC Licensed Child Care Search
https://eeclead.force.com/EEC_ChildCareSearch

Domestic Violence Assistance
 

REACH Beyond Domestic Violence 

Hotline: 800-899-4000

Office: 781-891-0724 

Email: info@reachma.org 

Early Education Director 

Newton Early Childhood Program 
Kathleen Browning
150 Jackson Rd.Newton, MA 02458
617-559-6050

 

 Early Intervention 


 

Riverside El  

 225 Highland Ave

 Needham, MA 02494

     

 Director: Joanne Sweeney

 https://www.riversidecc.org/child-family-services/early-childhood-services/early-intervention/

Food Pantry 
 
Newton Food Pantry
Newton City Hall 
1000 Commonwealth Ave.
617-0796-1233
https://www.newtonfoodpantry.org/
https://www.newtonfoodpantry.org/get-help/


Centre Street Pantry
Trinity Parish of Newton Centre
11 Homer St.
617- 340-9554
https://www.centrestfoodpantry.org/

Heat Assistance 

Fuel Assistance ABCD Inc

https://www.newtonma.gov/government/health-human-services/social-services/fuel-assistance

puede ser traducido al español

For assistance call:

Newton City Hall, Human Services Dept.

Phone number: 617-796-1420

Monday to Friday 8:30am to 4pm 

National Grid Customers can get a discount of up to 25% of your bill if you have MassHealth insurance and a federal assistance program (SNAP, WIC). Only need to have proof of these services. 
 

State Fuel Assistance

https://www.mass.gov/how-to/apply-for-home-heating-and-energy-assistance

site can be translated into multiple languages

Head Start 

Newton-Watertown Creative Start
124 Watertown St., 1C
Watertown, MA 02472
617-527-6689
Center Administrator: Donna Arinella

Librarian

Kids Newton Free Library
330 Homer St.
617-796-1360
https://newtonfreelibrary.net/kids-tweens-teens/kids/
Deena Zuckerman Supervisor Youth Services
Lori Tauches, Asst. Supervisor Youth Services

Parent Led Group 

Newton Parents Facebook Group
https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewtonMAParents/

Newton Mother's Forum - Facebook http://www.newtonmoms.com
 

Park and Rec 

Newton Parks, Rec and Culture
246 Dudley Rd.
617-796-1500
parks@newtonma.gov

 

Public Housing 

Newton Housing Authority
82 Lincoln St Ste 101
Newton Highlands, MA 02461
617-552-5501
Director: Rebecca Camacho


 

Public Schools 

Newton Public Schools
100 Walnut St.Newton, MA 02460
https://www.newton.k12.ma.us/

Social Services

Director of Social Services: Meghan Kennedy, LICSW
1000 Commonwealth Ave.
Newton Centre, MA 02459
617-796-1000
https://www.newtonma.gov/government/health-human-services/social-services

Asst. Director Youth Services: Meghan Murtagh
617-796-1420
 

WIC Nutrition Program

Brighton Roslindale WIC
640 Washington St
.
Brighton, MA 02135
617-254--0492
Maria Nunez


YMCA

West Suburan YMCA
276 Church St.
Newton, MA 02458
617-244-6050
https://www.wsymca.org/


 

Diapers