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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 Pittsfield, MA

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

Ad Lib Inc

215 North St, Pittsfield, MA

(413) 442-7047

Adams Housing Authority

4 Columbia St # 1, Adams, MA

(413) 743-5924

Albany Law School

80 New Scotland Ave, Albany, NY

(518) 445-2311

American Red Cross

480 West St # 1, Pittsfield, MA

(413) 442-1506

Barrington Obstetrics & Gyn

780 Main St # 10, Great Barrington, MA

(413) 528-1470

Battered Women's Hotline

85 Main St # 300, North Adams, MA

(413) 663-9709

BCAC Transportation

1531 East St, Pittsfield, MA

(413) 499-4420

Berkshire Center Redfield Yng

48 Elizabeth St, Pittsfield, MA

(413) 448-2997

Berkshire Children & Families

480 West St # 2, Pittsfield, MA

(413) 448-8281

Berkshire Children & Family Sv

48 Elizabeth St, Pittsfield, MA

(413) 445-4130

Berkshire Community Action

1531 East St, Pittsfield, MA

(413) 445-4503

Berkshire Community Action

292 West St, Pittsfield, MA

(413) 499-2877

Berkshire Community Action

85 Main St # 410, North Adams, MA

(413) 663-3014

Berkshire County Arc Center-Development

133 Quarry Hill Rd, Lee, MA

(413) 243-2633

Berkshire County Consumer Advo

150 North St # 34, Pittsfield, MA

(413) 443-9128

Berkshire County Reg Emp Board

1 Fenn St # 201, Pittsfield, MA

(413) 442-7177

Berkshire County Regional Housing

150 North St # 28, Pittsfield, MA

(413) 443-7138

Berkshire Farm Center & Services-Youth

13640 State Route 22, Canaan, NY

(518) 781-4567

Berkshire Life Insurance Co

700 South St, Pittsfield, MA

(413) 499-4321

Berkshire Stonewall Comm Coal

PO Box 4921, Pittsfield, MA

(413) 822-7268

Berkshire United Way Inc

200 South St, Pittsfield, MA

(413) 442-6948

Bfair Day Hab

771 Church St, North Adams, MA

(413) 664-6693

Bfair Inc

771 Church St, North Adams, MA

(413) 664-9382

Big Brothers Big Sisters

292 North St, Pittsfield, MA

(413) 443-9471

Boys & Girls Club R

16 Melville St, Pittsfield, MA

(413) 448-8258