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Services for Spanish-speaking Families

Serving Latina immigrant pregnant/parenting mothers with children birth to age 5

Contact Info: 617 427-7175, ext 735

Location: Greater Boston area

Times open: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Services Provided: Parent education, school readiness, nutrition & physical activity, helps low-income parents work toward financial stability

Cost: Free to those who receive health services in the Greater Boston area

El Centro del Cardenal

Serving Latino immigrant families

Contact Info: 617-542-9292

Location: Boston

Times open: Food Pantry open 10am - 2pm on Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday. Services Provided: Initial Response - emergency food, fuel, rental/utility assistance, holiday assistance Referrals given to those in need of shelter/counseling support. Adult English language-learning classes
Cost: Free

Serving n/a

Services Provided: Informational website with topics such as pregnancy, development, childcare, and healthy eating

Serving all populations

Contact Info: 774-253-1619

Location: Worcester

Times open: Food distribution - Tuesday and Friday 10am-1pm

Services Provided:

  • Food Services

  • Emergency Food Services

  • English Classes

  • Foster Care Resources

  • SNAP/WIC Resources (Filling out and translating application)

  • Immigration Assistance

  • Form Preparation

  • Information and Referral Services

  • Free Pastry and Bread, as available

  • Thanksgiving Food Baskets (sign up in October)

  • Holiday Toys for Tots (sign up in November) sign up- November

  • Furniture (availability based on incoming donations)

  • Clothing (availability based on incoming donations)

  • Help calling and translating to make appointments for Spanish-speaking families

  • Volunteer Opportunities (National Honor Society, SNAP, etc.)

Cost: Free

Serving all populations

Contact Info: 508.798.1900

Location: Worcester & Southbridge

Times open: varies by program

Services Provided: ​Family support centers (walk-in), adult foster care, Latino elder program (activities, socialization, English classes, case management, and more), support for low-income residents with case management, translations, citizenship, EBT/WIC applications, child support cases; behavioral health, children & family services

Cost: Free

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