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Legal Services at the MSC
Cambridge and Somerville Legal Services (CASLS) provides free legal advice for low income families and individuals living in Cambridge at the Multi-Service Center (MSC) by MSC case manager referral.
Eliot Community Human Services at the MSC
Eliot Community Human Services' mental health shelter specialist is a clinical social worker that works closely with the Mass. Department of Mental Health, offering a wide range of services.
Housing Search Workshop at the MSC
All are welcome to attend this group conversation on navigating the housing search process. Participants will learn about tools and strategies to assist their housing search and self-advocacy.
Unemployment Assistance: Massachusetts DUA
Workers can learn how to apply for temporary income through Massachusetts Unemployment Insurance programs by clicking the links on this page.
Meal Program: Faith Kitchen
We distribute free, prepared to-go meals twice each month on the second and last Tuesday evenings.
Virtual: Rian Immigrant Center Phone Consultations
We provide legal services to help people navigate their immigration status, and deliver wellness counselling support, case management, adult education, and career services for immigrants and refugees.
Helpline, Virtual Support Groups, and Resource Navigation: Cambridge Women's Center
We have currently established a helpline for non-gender specific and non-geographic specific emotional support, resource referrals, and navigation support.
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.
Virtual Parkour Strength Sessions for All!
A virtual session that you (plus your family, housemates, pets, children, etc) are welcome to join us for! All ages and abilities welcome!
COVID-19 Volunteers: Cambridge Volunteer Clearinghouse
CVC informs and guides volunteers about opportunities matching their interests, time and experience.
VIRTUAL: iFp Teens' Passions & Pathways Speaker Volunteers
These are extremely interactive, weekly interviews between teens and professionals in design, science, technology, engineering, and business fields
Rescuing Leftover Cuisine Volunteering
We provide a platform for volunteers to recover excess food from businesses and transport it to local human service agencies.
COVID-19 Adult Volunteers: Food for Free
We have urgent need for adult volunteers who can choose from several opportunities we send to applicants.
VIRTUAL: BBBS Mentor Volunteering
This is our traditional program where adult mentors are paired with children ages 7-12. Bigs agree to meet Littles for 3 hours, a couple of times a month. Matches and meetings will happen virtually.
VIRTUAL: PYD Volunteer Mentors
We provide mentoring to youth and adults with disabilities to reach their full potential.
AmeriCorps Massachusetts Promise Fellowship Application
MPF is recruiting the '20-'21 Cohort of Massachusetts Promise Fellows to serve youth in grades 6-12 in schools, city agencies, and nonprofits across the state! Apply today!
Nonprofit Programs & Services: Cambridge Nonprofit Coalition
We've compiled a list of Cambridge nonprofits that adjusted their programs to continue operating virtually, remotely, or with additional safety precautions for essential services.
Domestic Violence and Safety Planning Resources: Cambridge Police Department
We've updated our resource guides with the latest information about resources for people at risk or experiencing domestic violence, sexual assault, and abusive relationships during COVID-19.
Food Pantry Volunteers: Cambridge Community Center
We offer volunteering opportunities at our food and supply pantry that are crucial to those we serve. Volunteers have an 11am-3pm shift during one of our pantry days, Tuesday-Friday.
Meal Program Volunteers: CommonCare Meals Ministry
Since 1999, the CommonCare Meals Ministry has been offering community meals that are open to all. We are currently seeking volunteers to assist with our meal distribution.
Virtual Classes: Cambridge Center for Adult Education
While our building is closed, we still have lots of high quality, virtual adult education classes and events you can join from home!
Resources and Virtual Business Services
We've created a list of local businesses offering services online, including restaurant take-out, online shopping, and classes taught by local professionals!
Virtual 4-STEAM Bingo Game
We're hosting a STEAM Bingo game. Complete any four STEAM activities, post your scorecard and WIN a Cuebot!
Free Delivery Service: Cambridge Bicycle Safety
Sign up to receive free deliveries. Our volunteer cyclists will pick up store orders and deliver items to seniors, vulnerable residents, disabled people, and people that live alone.
Bicycle Delivery Service: Volunteers Needed
We need volunteer cyclists to pick up story orders from local businesses and delivery items to seniors and other vulnerable residents.