Emergency Resources

 

SUPPORT

Saint Vincent de Paul - St. Anne Chapter, Littleton, MA                   
Direct Phone Line: 978-320-4215                                

Inspired by the Gospel values, the Society of St. Vincent de Paul leads women and men to join together to grow spiritually by offering person-to-person service to the needy and suffering in our community. To request help in a time of need, please call us direct at 978-320-4215 or contact the Parish Office at 978-486-4100 ext. 124.  Leave a message and you will be contacted by a member of the Saint Vincent de Paul organization at Saint Anne Parish.

Area Community Dinners

Neighborhood Supper
Congregational Church    
330 King Street
Littleton, MA 01460
978-486-3245
Tues. 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.

 

Open Table, Inc.
No dinners in JULY!
Returns Aug 8, 2017
at new location:

United Methodist Church
251 Old Sudbury Road

Sudbury, MA 01776
Tue. 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Doors open 5:30 p.m.

Mt Calvary
Community Supper 
472 Massachusetts Ave
Acton, MA 01720
978-263-5156
Weds. 5:00 to 6:00 p.m.

Open Table, Inc.
First Parish Church
20 Lexington Rd
Concord, MA 01742
Thurs. 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.

First Parish Church
of Stow & Acton
353 Great Road
(intersection of
Rts 117 and 62)
Stow, MA 01775
First Friday ONLY each month at 5:30  p.m.

Loaves and Fishes Food Pantry     978-772-4627 ext. 312
For assistance with food, please come to an open pantry session at 234 Barnum Road in Devens: 

Every Wednesday & Friday 9:45 am – 12:30 pm (doors open at 9am)
First & third Saturday 8:45am – 11am (doors open at 8am)
Second Tuesday of the month 6-8pm (doors open at 5:15pm)

  • Bring a recent utility bill as a proof of residency.  You may shop at the pantry twice a month. You will receive up to $300 worth of food each month and $2 milk vouchers to Hannaford’s in Ayer.  You will also receive: clothing, school backpacks and supplies for your children, and holiday gifts. Scholarships for summer camp are also awarded on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Household Goods Recycling of Massachusetts ("HGRM")     978-635-1710 ext. 3
HGRM clients are individuals and families in transition who need help to rebuild their lives. They include:

  • victims of fires or floods
  • women and children escaping abusive domestic situations
  • people coming out of shelters or halfway houses
  • war veterans down on their luck
  • refugees and recent immigrants to the U.S.

If you need furniture and household goods, you must have a referral e-mailed to HGRM from a social service agency, government agency or clergy. Please ask the person from the agency or religious organization who is helping you to make the referral and set up an appointment for you to come to HGRM.
If you are not being assisted by any agency or organization or have other questions about receiving goods, please call us at 978-635-1710 ext.3.

Littleton Council on Aging     (978) 540-2472
The Littleton Council on Aging addresses the physical and emotional needs of our town's seniors.  They provide programs, information and referrals that enable seniors to live independent and fulfilling lives.  Their Outreach Office is located at 33 Shattuck St, Room 231 in Littleton.

Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Boston     (978) 452-1421
The mission of Catholic Charities is to build a just and compassionate society rooted in the dignity of all people. Catholic Charities, established in 1903, is the primary social service agency of the Roman Catholic Church in Greater Boston. Catholic Charities offers 139 programs through 43 service sites located throughout Eastern Massachusetts. The agency’s programs include community health and social services, residential shelters and transitional housing, mental health counseling and substance abuse treatment programs, refugee and immigration services and parish social ministry.
 

AT RISK

Alcoholics Anonymous     617-426-9444
Local Meeting:  Monday 7:30 p.m. First Church Unitarian, 19 Foster St, Littleton

Al-Anon / Alateen     508-366-0556
The primary purpose of Al-Anon/Alateen is to help families and friends of alcoholics.
Local Al-Anon Meetings (in Littleton):  Wednesdays 7:30 p.m. First Church Unitarian (19 Foster Street)
OR  Fridays 10:00 a.m. Congregational Church of Littleton (330 King Street)

Substance Abuse Hotline     800-327-5050

Narc-Anon     866-624-3578
Call for information about NA for addicts, professionals, and the general public, with ultimate goal of directing those seeking recovery to Narcotics Anonymous.

Child Risk Hotline     617-232-4882

Elder Abuse Hotline     800-922-2275

Parental Stress Line     800-632-8188

Safe Link Domestic Abuse Hotline     877-785-2020

National Suicide Prevention LIFELINE     1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Community Teamwork, Inc.    
(Emergency / Homeless Shelter)     978-459-0551
Community Teamwork established the first shelter for homeless families in Greater Lowell, which remains in existence today the name of Milly's Place.  CTI also opened the Merrimack House to further address the needs of a growing homeless family population.

The mission of the Milly's Place and the Merrimack House is to assist homeless families to locate affordable housing and to become self-sufficient while providing a safe, and supportive environment. In addition to emergency services such as shelter and food, we also offer a wide array of social, educational, and enrichment programs. We strive to respond to the needs of our residents by assisting them with job training and educational opportunities, personal and financial counseling, information and referrals, housing assistance, as well as case management.

For more information about CTI's Shelters, call Milly's Place at (978) 458-8853 or Merrimack House at (978) 452-4241.

 

 
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