Area resources

Cambridge and Massachusetts state resources for assistance and services: 

City of Cambridge Department of Human Services programs: https://www.cambridgema.gov/DHSP/programsatoz

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts website: http://www.mass.gov/portal/

The Margaret Fuller Neighborhood House, providing services to the residents of Cambridge Area 1V (Cambridgeport): http://margaretfullerhouse.org/

Riverside Community Care: http://www.riversidecc.org/childfam.html

Massachusetts Immigrant and Refugee Advocacy Coalition: http://www.miracoalition.org/en/resources

Vinfen, providing services to children and adults with mental illness, developmental disabilitiesand behavioral health disabilities: http://www.vinfen.org/

Emergency financial assistance for households with children: http://www.mbhp.org/

Call in to your state legislature to support the Safe Communities Act. For information on this issue contact Dave Kidder at david.e.kidder@gmail.com.

To address institutional racism, please call your state representative and Senator, and ask for abolishment of mandatory minimums in sentencing. Ask them to contact the Joint Committee dealing with this legislation. For more background on this...