Community Resources

 
FOOD AND NUTRITION RESOURCES
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Emergency Services and Mobile Crisis Intervention
800-988-1111
Dedicated to providing prompt assistance in a behavioral health crisis to adults, children and families — seven days a week, 24 hours a day.
 
Family Resource Center
548 Broadway, Everett • 781-58-4750
Available assistance to connect all families with appropriate services including food pantries, parenting support, fuel assistance, play groups, teen activities and more:
 
Crisis Text Line
Every texter is connected with a Crisis Counselor, a real-life human being trained to bring texters from a hot moment to a cool calm through active listening and collaborative problem solving. Text HOME to 741741 from anywhere in the United States, anytime, about any type of crisis. Parental Stress Line Parents or guardians with problems relating to their children do not hesitate to call us. Trained volunteer counselors offer a way to relieve stress in an environment which is non-judgmental along with being sympathetic. We offer support to anyone seeking it no matter how big or small. 1-800-632-8188, 24/7, All Languages Available 
 
Samaritans       
If you need to talk to someone about how you’re feeling, grieve the loss of a loved one to suicide, or learn how to help others in crisis, you can find support with us by calling or texting to 877-870-HOPE (4673) — seven days a week, 24 hours a day.
 
Dial 2-1-1
Mass 2-1-1 is an information and referral line that provides free, confidential information to individuals and families seeking child and elder care, emergency food and shelter, substance abuse treatment, and educational and vocational assistance. If you need help with any if these services, just dial 2-1-1 from any phone in Massachusetts to speak with a friendly information and referral specialist 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Translation services are available in more than 140 languages.
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For an easy to way to find out about, and request, city services and information — Dial 311.
HOURS AND LOCATIONS
Parlin Memorial Library
410 Broadway • 617-394-2300
Adult Library Hours: Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. / Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Children's Library Hours: Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. / Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
 
Shute Memorial Library
781 Broadway • 617-394-2308
Adult Library Hours: Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. 
Children's Library Hours: Monday through Friday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
 
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Founded by a survivor of violent crime in 1996, Portal To Hope (“PTH”) is an award-winning, nonprofit organization that provides comprehensive services to people whose lives have been impacted by domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking crimes.  More than twenty years later, PTH remains a community-based organization driven by the voices of survivors.  Serving Everett, Lynn, Malden, Medford, Winthrop and neighboring Massachusetts communities, PTH provides direct care help to an average of 900 survivors each year.

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La Comunidad, Inc is a non-profit organization funded to provide a better future to  ​the Latino-American community in the city of Everett and surrounded areas. For over fifteen years, the executive director of La Comunidad Inc., Antonio Amaya, has built a solid reputation as Everett's most trusted community leader. La Comunidad, Inc. and all its members volunteers are committed to offer quality service to the community.  All the members believe that a reputation as an honest and reliable organization is the recipe for success to provide and better assist our customers.