COVID-19 Update: Contact programs to confirm information.
SNAP Application Assistance: Margaret Fuller Neighborhood House
We're hosting sessions by phone or online for those needing support applying for DTA Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), which can provide you with money for groceries.
Food & Supplies Resources: Find It Cambridge
We created a list of all of the food and supply resources we know about, including food pantries, meal programs, delivery services, and other supports for getting food and supplies.
COVID-19 Testing in Cambridge: Cambridge Public Health Department
–Area 2, Cambridgeport, and The Port East Cambridge, The Port, and Wellington Harrington Neighborhood 9 and West Cambridge North Cambridge
We will offer COVID-19 testing to all Cambridge residents via mobile testing in North Cambridge, The Port, East Cambridge, and Harvard Square one day each week.
COVID-19 Health Resources: Cambridge Public Health Department
We've created a series of guides to help residents understand how to keep their families safe and healthy during the COVID-19 outbreak.
COVID-19 Test Site Locator: MEMA
We provide this search tool to help people locate and get directions to nearby test sites in Massachusetts. Always contact test sites prior to arrival.
Online COVID-19 Screening Tool: Buoy Health, Inc.
We provide an online support tool that checks people for symptoms of COVID-19 through AI and provides information about the possibility of their being sick with COVID-19 (coronavirus).
Workers Emergency Funds: Massachusetts Jobs with Justice
We compiled a list of relief funds, we recommend you apply to them regardless of immigration status. The list is a work in progress please share and let us know of new funds you learn about!
Summer 2020 Guide: Options for rising K-5th Graders
See our current list of (mostly virtual) summer opportunities for elementary school students below.
2020 Summer Food Program
–Strawberry Hill and West Cambridge North Cambridge Wellington Harrington Cambridgeport The Port Cambridge Highlands Cambridge Highlands and North Cambridge
Join us this summer for free activities and meals Monday through Friday at Cambridge parks (provided to children 18 and under)
Food Pantry: Margaret Fuller Neighborhood House (MFNH)
The Margaret Fuller Neighborhood House food services program provides emergency food to over 16,000 individuals and families each year.
Meal Program: Faith Kitchen
We distribute free, prepared to-go meals twice each month on the second and last Tuesday evenings.
Food & Supply Pantry: Cambridge Community Center
The Food & Supply Pantry is open to all on a first come, first served basis until supplies run out.
COVID-19 Volunteers: Cambridge Volunteer Clearinghouse
CVC informs and guides volunteers about opportunities matching their interests, time and experience.
Free Delivery Service: Helping Hands
We help senior citizens, the immuno-compromised, and people with disabilities or preexisting medical conditions by organizing a volunteer to deliver groceries, medicine, and other necessary supplies.
Summer 2020 Guide: Options for rising 6th-9th graders
Find Summer Opportunities which match the interests of your rising 6th, 7th, 8th and 9th graders. See our new, current list of (mostly virtual) summer opportunities for middle schoolers below.
Food Pantry: St. Paul Parish
We are distributing free bags of fresh vegetables, bread, and other food items every Saturday morning from 10:00-12:00.
Infant Necessities Program: East End House
We can provide some essential food and materials for infants for people struggling to meet the basic needs of a newborn.
Meals Program: Harvard Square Churches
The Harvard Square Churches Meal Program operates a community supper each Thursday evening at Christ Church Cambridge.
Meals Program: Salvation Army Soup Kitchen
During COVID-19, we'll be distributing bagged meals at the door for people to take home.
Meals Program: Loaves and Fishes
Every Saturday, we open our place to the people in need and provide them with hot meals.
Food Assistance: WIC Program
We provides nutrition consultation and food benefits for pregnant, breastfeeding women, infants and children up to age five.
Meal Program: First Church
We provide to-go meals to those in need on during dinner hours on Mondays, Wednesdays, Saturdays, and Sundays.
Health Coverage Helpline: Health Care for All
We are here to answer your questions about health insurance in Massachusetts and troubleshoot issues with state programs.
Food Source & SNAP Hotline: Project Bread
We help to fully enroll individuals in state and federal nutrition programs, like SNAP, as well as refer callers to local food resources.
SNAP Grocery Reimbursement Tool: Expensify.org
We help individuals who qualify for SNAP benefits to get reimbursed for up to $50 of essential foods.