Reentry

Below is a list of agencies in central and western Massachusetts that you can call or go to in order to get help with a variety of things that you may need upon your release from prison.

This list is only a starting point; it does not include all service agencies that exist in these areas. You should ask at any of these agencies or at the United Way First Call for Help for referrals to other agencies that may be able to assist you.

We wish you the best of luck.

 

SPAN, INC.
105 Chauncey Street
Boston, MA 02111
617-423-0750 | 617-482-2717 | info@spaninc.org

 

Coming Home Directory: a compilation of services available to ex-offenders returning to or living in communities in Greater Boston.

 

ASSISTANCE FOR VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE


Abby’s House Daybreak
52 High Street
Worcester, MA 01609
508-756-5486

Rape Crisis Center Hotline
24 hours: 1-800-870-5905

 

DRUG/ALCOHOL ABUSE


AdCare
107 Lincoln St
Worcester 01605
508-799-9000
Spectrum Health Systems
154 Oak St
Westboro
508-898-1570
Narcotics Anonymous
Worcester
508-756-2284
AdCare Hotline
800-252-6465
Spectrum
105 Merrick St
Worcester 01609
508-797-6100
Community HealthLink
(detoxification)
68 Jacques Ave.
Worcester 01609
508-860-1200
Alcoholics Anonymous
100 Grove St., Suite 314
Worcester, MA 01605
508-752-9000
Spectrum
586 Lincoln St
Worcester 01605
508-854-3320

 

EMERGENCY FOOD


Mustard Seed
93 Piedmont St
Worcester 01609
508-754-7098

Worcester County Food Bank
(Multiple services listed by town)
474 Boston Turnpike Road
Shrewsbury, MA 01545
508-842-3663 | Fax: 508-842-7405

 

HIV/AIDS


AIDS Allies
39 Mulberry Street
Springfield 01105
413-747-5144

AIDS Project Worcester
85 Green Street
Worcester 01604
508-755-3773

AIDS Care Hampshire
7 Denniston Place
Northampton 01061
413-586-8288
aidscarehamp@cooley-dickinson.org

River Valley Consulting Multicultural AIDS Project
303 Beech St
Holyoke, MA 01040
413-534-3361

30 Great Brook Valley Ave
Worcester, MA 01605
508-854-3260

 

HOMELESS SERVICES


Greater Worcester Housing Connection
508-757-0103

Springfield Rescue Mission HOAP Youville House
19 Bliss St .
Springfield, MA 01101
413-732-0808

72 Jacques Ave
Worcester, MA 01609
508-860-1000

133 Granite St.
Worcester, MA 01604
508-753-3804

 

LATINO SERVICES


Centro Las Americas                 
11 Sycamore St.
Worcester 01610
508-798-1900

 

MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES


Community Healthlink
72 Jacques Ave.
Worcester 01609

 

HALF-WAY HOUSES


Channing House
2 Catherine St
Worcester 010605
508-755-8088
Ethos
56 Temple St
Springfield 01105
413-733-147
Phoenix House
5 Madison Avenue
Springfield
413-733-2178
Crozier House
10 Hammond St
Worcester
Hairston House
25 Graves
Northampton 01060
413-585-8590
Opportunity House
61 St James
Springfield 01109
413-739-4732
Dismas House
Richards St
Worcester
508-799-9389
Keenan House
202 Bradford
Pittsfield 01201
413-585-8390
Salvataion Army Adult
Rehabilitation Center
72 Cambridge St
Worcester 01608
508-799-0528
Salvation Army Adult
Rehabilitation Center
984 w. Columbus Ave
Springfield 01105
413-785-1921
Spectra Management
Services
140 Wilbraham Ave
Springfield 01109
413-737-9544