EMERGENCY SERVICES – In Brief

Updated 11/7/20

Please check back for the latest information or visit ABCD’s Facebook and Twitter pages for updates.

During the COVID-19 crisis, ABCD continues to fulfill our commitment to serving those most in need in a way that can help protect everyone’s health and safety.

Please contact the following programs and services if you need assistance or click here for additional information.


Food Pantries

617.348.6329 | fieldoperations@bostonabcd.org


Community Coordination

617.348.6329 | fieldoperations@bostonabcd.org


Neighborhood Service Centers

We cannot accept walk-ins at our neighborhood centers, but call to schedule an appointment. Click here to find a location near you.

 

Child Care Choices of Boston

617.542.5437 | childcarechoicesofboston@bostonabcd.org

 

ESOL

English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) is currently taking place online. Click here for information.


Fuel Assistance

Residents of Boston, Brookline or Newton: 617.348.6599
Residents of Malden, Medford, Everett, Winchester, Melrose, Woburn or Stoneham: 781.322.6284


Head Start
& Children’s Services

617.348.6272 | headstart@bostonabcd.org

Note:  ABCD Head Start Centers are temporarily closed.


IMMIGRATION SERVICES

617.285.1881 | fieldoperations@bostonabcd.org.

 

Tax Assistance

617.348.6583 | fieldoperations@bostonabcd.org


SummerWorks 

617.348.6548 | summerworksinfo@bostonabcd.org


GENERAL INFORMATION

617.348.6000  | info@bostonabcd.org


HELPFUL RESOURCES

City of Boston: boston.gov
Boston 3-1-1: cityofboston.gov/311
State of Massachusetts: mass.gov
MA 2-1-1: mass211.org
Boston Public Health Commission: bphc.org
MA Dept. of Public Health: mass.gov/orgs/department-of-public-health
SPARK Boston: boston.gov/civic-engagement/spark-boston
WIC (Women, Infants & Children Nutrition Program): Call 800.942.1007 or 617.721.6601

 For more information, please visit our HELPFUL RESOURCES page.