Connect with a Library Social Worker

By Cambridge Public Library

Our team of social workers can help make referrals to community services, help you complete applications, navigate resources, and help connect you to mental health or substance misuse programs.

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This is an ongoing program.

Our schedule depends on when we have new appointments available. Visit our Library Social Services webpage to book appointments.

Ages: 18 and Adults.

Request assistance


Library Social Workers
Cambridge Public Library

Optional registration

  • Sign-up is ongoing

To schedule an appointment, use the link to schedule an appointment on our Library Social Services page. If no appointments are available, complete this other form and we will follow up with you to find a time. If you do not have an email address, enter as the email and list your phone number in the form. 



  • Both in-person and virtual (online or over the phone).

Cambridge Main Library

449 Broadway
Cambridge, MA 02138
United States

Mid Cambridge
Boudreau Branch Library

245 Concord Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02138
United States

Neighborhood 9 and West Cambridge
Central Square Branch Library

45 Pearl Street
Cambridge, MA 02139
United States

Collins Branch Library

64 Aberdeen Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02138
United States

Strawberry Hill
O'Connell Branch Library

48 Sixth St.
Cambridge, MA 02141
United States

East Cambridge
O'Neill Branch Library

70 Rindge Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02140
United States

North Cambridge
Valente Branch Library

826 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02141
United States

Wellington Harrington

This program can take place over the phone, online, or at one of our Cambridge Public Library Branches. Use our Social Work Referral Form to request the type of meeting you prefer.

Additional information

Our team members can answer questions, talk about optional services, or schedule one-on-one sessions for help with issues such as:

  • Feelings of isolation
  • Aging-in-place
  • Childcare resources
  • Connecting to other local organizations