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Government Benefits Available to Citizens of Gloucester, MA


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Food stamps, now called the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), began in the United States in the late 1930's to help people buy and eat nutritious food, be stronger, and make up a more productive society. In 1971, the Food Stamp Progra...
Head Start is a Federal program that promotes the school readiness of children from birth to age five from low-income families by enhancing their cognitive, social, and emotional development. Head Start programs provide a learning environment that su...
The Massachusetts Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) (Fuel Assistance) provides eligible households with help in paying winter heating bills. The program pays benefits of fixed amounts based on household income. An additional benefit ...
There are some basic rules for getting MassHealth under the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). Even if you or your family already have health insurance, you may be eligible if your family's income is low or medium and you are a child under a...
Massachusetts Medicaid (MassHealth) pays for health care for certain low and medium income people living in Massachusetts. MassHealth offers health-care benefits directly or by paying part or all of your health-insurance premiums. MassHealth offers d...
The School Breakfast Program provides funding that makes it possible for schools to offer a nutritious breakfast to students each day. Schools receive Federal funds for each breakfast served, provided that the meal meets established nutrition standar...
The Special Milk Program (SMP) provides milk to children in schools and childcare institutions that do not participate in other Federal child nutrition meal service programs. The program reimburses schools for the milk they serve. Schools in the N...
The WIC Program provides supplemental foods, nutrition education and referrals to health care, at no cost, to low-income pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women, infants, and children up to age 5 who are determined to be at nutritional risk. To ...
The Massachusetts Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) was created to serve nutritious meals to children when National School Lunch and School Breakfast Program meals are not available. To ensure all Massachusetts children receive proper nutrition thro...
The Massachusetts Transitional Aid to Families with Dependent Children Program provides temporary cash assistance and supportive services to children, individuals, and their families. Every person has the right, and is afforded the opportunity, to ap...
Unemployment insurance benefits provide temporary financial assistance to workers unemployed through no fault of their own that meet Massachusetts' eligibility requirements....
The Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) for low-income households includes the installation of weather stripping, caulking, storm windows, insulation, and other materials as well as burner testing, tune-up, and minor repairs. Funds are provided b...

Other Help & Aid Resources in Gloucester, MA

Gloucester, MA welfare resources are available through different outlets. Find the nearest location and make contact with a community outreach center today.

A Woman's Concern

103 Broadway, Revere, MA

(781) 284-8747

AARP

5 Broad St, Salem, MA

(978) 745-2570

Action Inc

180 Main St # 2, Gloucester, MA

(978) 283-7874

American Red Cross

127 Eastern Ave, Gloucester, MA

(978) 283-1660

American Red Cross

100 Cummings Ctr # 207F, Beverly, MA

(978) 922-0325

American Red Cross

31 Green St, Newburyport, MA

(978) 462-8243

American Red Cross

786 Main St # 1, Melrose, MA

(781) 979-4010

Anchor To Windward Inc

600 Loring Ave, Salem, MA

(978) 740-0013

Association-Retarded Citizens

64 Holten St, Danvers, MA

(978) 762-4878

Bass River Inc

12 Hanson St, Salem, MA

(978) 741-8740

Bethany Homes Inc

10 Phoenix Row, Haverhill, MA

(978) 372-7597

Boston Housing Authority

220 Waldemar Ave, Boston, MA

(617) 988-5164

Bread of Life Inc

511 Main St, Malden, MA

(781) 397-0404

Cape Ann Families

28 Emerson Ave # 4, Gloucester, MA

(978) 281-7856

Catholic Charities North

280 Washington St, Salem, MA

(978) 740-6923

Catholic Charities

13 Pulaski St, Peabody, MA

(978) 532-6860

Catholic Charities-Open Hand

15 Kenoza Ave, Haverhill, MA

(978) 372-2828

Children's Law Center of Mass

298 Union St, Lynn, MA

(781) 581-1977

Citizens For Adequate Housing

40 Washington St, Peabody, MA

(978) 531-9775

Class Inc

48 Main St # A, North Reading, MA

(978) 276-0765

Community Action Drop-In Center

16 Ashland St, Haverhill, MA

(978) 521-4350

Community Action

145 Essex St, Haverhill, MA

(978) 373-1971

Council On Aging

40 Water St, Newburyport, MA

(978) 462-8650

Dare Family Services

2 Electronics Ave, Danvers, MA

(978) 750-0751

DARE Independent Living

141 Low St, Newburyport, MA

(978) 465-3834