General Resources for all Communities

Boston Area Rape Crisis Center

BARCC

24 Crescent St 

Waltham, MA 02453  

Bilingual Client Services Navigator: Janin Alfonso 

Phone: 617-500-2379 

Email: jalfonso@barcc.org 

Bilingual Client Services Navigator: Alma Huerta Dominguez 

Phone: 617-649-1291 

Email: ahuerta@barcc.org 

Center Based & Family Child Care

Search for child care on the Department of Early Education and Care Website

https://eeclead.force.com/EEC_ChildCareSearch

Diapers

for families in need

Family ACCESS Pantry

contact Jodi to arrange to receive or pick up diapers

jlevin@familyaccess.org

 617-969-5906 x 114 

Domestic Violence Assistance

REACH Beyond Domestic Violence

Hotline: 800-899-4000

Office: 781-891-0724

Email: info@reachma.org

Education

TEC Connections Academy Commonwealth Virtual Schooll

on-line learning for students grades K - 12 - Tuition free

https://www.connectionsacademy.com/massachusetts-virtual-school/?utm_source=google&utm_medium=organic&utm_campaign=gmb 

MassLINKS Adult Education Free On-Line for MA Residents

https://mwcc.edu/mass-links/ 

School Finder Project

We’re here to help families access Vocational-Technical Schools, Exam Schools, Charter School, Homeschooling, Virtual Schools, Recovery Schools, Inter-District School Choice, and more!

We speak Spanish, Portuguese, Haitian Creole, French, Chinese, Vietnamese, and English.
Phone interpretation is available in 250 more languages

https://fcsn.org/schoolfinder/ 

1 (800) 208-2242 – SchoolFinder@fcsn.org 

Find Help

Search and connect to support. Financial assistance, food pantries, medical care, and other free or reduced-cost help starts here

https://www.findhelp.org/

Girl Scouts of Eastern Mass

Girl Scouts - Cedar Hill Campus

265 Beaver St 

Waltham, MA 02452 

Phone: 844-306-4736 

https://www.gsema.org/en/camp/our-campus/cedar-hill.html 

Legal Services - Statewide

Listed on the following pages are resources that may be able to provide free or low-cost legal/advocacy services.  Please note that the services may include some, but not all, of the following: consultation, technical assistance, referral, advocacy, or legal representation.

https://www.mass.gov/service-details/directory-of-legaladvocacy-services

MASS 211

Contact MASS 211 for state resources like: Call 2 Talk - 24/7 mental health, emotional support, suicide prevention program, Child Care Search and Voucher Waitlist.

Call 2-1-1

or visit website https://mass211.org/

Mass Dept of Early Education & Care

Mass Substance Use Hotline

Visit website https://helplinema.org

Call  800-327-5050

Maternal Mental Health Hotline

https://mchb.hrsa.gov/national-maternal-mental-health-hotline

National hotline staffed by clinicians to assist pregnant or newly delivered moms

1-833-9-HELP4MOMS

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

Hotline available 24 hours.  Languages: English & Spanish.

Call  800-273-8255

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

Poison Control Hotline

Call  800-222-1222

Visit website https://www.poison.org

Rental Assistance

Metro Housing Boston

Residential Assistance for Families in Transition (RAFT) &

Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP)

Visit website to apply

 https://www.metrohousingboston.org/what-we-do/specialized-services/raft/

Women's Money Matters

Women's Money Matters, formerly Budget Buddies, builds the financial wellness, confidence, and security of women and girls living on low-incomes through a unique program that combines instructional workshops and personal, one-to-one coaching.

https://womensmoneymatters.org/