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Community Resource Guide

Emergency Numbers

Searching For Housing

Tenant/Landlord Resources
Tenant Rights

Sample Letters and Helpful Forms
PDFs En Español
Eviction Information
Fair Housing
Housing Conditions and Getting Repairs Made 
Legal Services and Advocacy
Landlord Resources

Emergency Assistance and Homelessness Resources
Emergency Financial Assistance
Shelters for Individuals
Shelters for Families
Domestic Violence Shelters
Homelessness Prevention 
Homeless Assistance Coalition Spring 2016
***Locations of organizations offering help for people who are homeless or at-risk of homelessness in Massachusetts***

Food, Fuel, Furniture, and Other Assistance
Food Stamps Application and Information
Local Hot Meal Programs
Local Food Pantries
Fuel Assistance
Free Furniture or Clothing
Free Cell Phone Programs
Governmental Benefits Programs
Veterans' Resources 

Health Resources
Local Free Medical Clinics
Medical & Dental Care Resources 

Mental Health Resources
Substance Abuse Treatment

Figuring Out Finances
Credit Counseling
Tax Assistance
Foreclosure Assistance

Senior Services 
Tax Assistance for Low Income Residents 

Education, Job Assistance, and Other Community Resources
Immigration Assistance
Job Search/ Career Development Resources
Waltham Public Library Services: Job Hunting Resources
Education Resources
Affordable Child Care

Disability Resources
Resources for the Elderly
Pet Care 

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Waltham has many agencies and services that provide great value to our community. The following links are just a few that are most relevant to WATCH’s work - many more are in our resources guide (link above). If you need help with your housing or other issue, please contact WATCH's Housing Advocacy Clinic at 781-891-6689 x203 and staff will help you directly with your housing issue and/or connect you with right resource.

City of Waltham

Waltham Community Home Page (compilation of local resources)

Waltham-based Nonprofit Agencies

Boston College Legal Assistance Bureau
(781) 893-4793

Community Day Center of Waltham
781) 392-6311

Greater Waltham ARC

Charles River Community Health Center

More Than Words (youth job training and leadership program) 

Parent Information Center (for families with children in public school)

REACH Beyond Domestic Violence
(781) 891-0724
Hotline: (800) 899-4000

Waltham Family School (adult and child education)

Waltham Fields Community Farm


For updates and suggested additions, please contact

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last updated August 2014


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