Cambridge Energy-Savings Programs
Community Development Department and All in Energy
Our City programs connect renters, homeowners and landlords to resources that help save money on their utility bills while also addressing climate change through renewable energy and efficiency.
Unemployment Assistance: Massachusetts DUA
Massachusetts Executive Office of Labor and Workforce DevelopmentOutside Cambridge
You can learn how to apply for temporary income through Massachusetts Unemployment Insurance programs by clicking the links on this page.
CEOC Free Tax Preparation
Cambridge Economic Opportunity Committee (CEOC)Mid Cambridge
We are an IRS certified Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) partner that provides free tax preparation by appointment for individuals and families with low to moderate income.
JAS Financial Opportunity Program
Just A StartWellington Harrington
The Just-A-Start Financial Opportunity Program offers free financial coaching from an accredited financial counselor to help people define and reach their financial goals.
SNAP Match Program
Community Development Department, Cambridge Public Health Department, Food For Free, Mass Farmers Markets, and Cambridge Community FoundationRiverside The Port Agassiz
If you are eligible for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits, the SNAP Match program will double the value of your SNAP purchases at three Cambridge farmers markets.
uAspire College Affordability Advising at CRLS
uAspire is a nonprofit organization ensuring that all young people have the financial information and resources necessary to find an affordable path to and through college.
Directory of Resources for People Homeless in Cambridge
This online guide contains information on many different types of resources that may be useful to individuals and families who are homeless.
HRI Home Improvement Program
Homeowner's Rehab, Inc.
We help low to moderate income homeowners in Cambridge by offering unconventional financing and loans to facilitate the repair, renovation, and restoration of your home to help you stay in your home.
SNAP Food Assistance: Massachusetts DTA
Massachusetts Department of Transitional Assistance (DTA)Outside Cambridge
SNAP benefits are provided by the federal government and administered by DTA.
Domestic Violence Resources at Casa Myrna
Casa MyrnaOutside Cambridge
We are Boston’s largest provider of domestic violence awareness efforts and of shelter and supportive services to survivors.
Money Management Volunteers: Somerville-Cambridge Elder Services
Somerville Cambridge Elder Services
Volunteer to help an older adult in Cambridge or Somerville budget and manage their finances.
Resources at The Catholic Charities
Catholic CharitiesOutside Cambridge
This program serves families looking for help with food, rent, utilities, clothing, infant supplies, holiday assistance, refugees and immigration services, substance abuse support, and more!
Resources at The EVA Center
This program serves women and their families looking for help escaping sex exploitation through shelter support, health, advocacy, education, emergency financial resources and more.
Social Services at Cambridge Council on Aging
Cambridge Council on AgingMid Cambridge
Council on Aging offers a wide range of social services and is committed to meeting the needs of seniors.
SSI Guide: Exceptional Lives
Exceptional Lives, Inc.
This free, easy-to-read online Guide will help you to apply for SSI (Supplemental Security Income).
All in Energy
All In Energy advances an inclusive clean energy economy by connecting underserved communities to energy-savings and affordable renewable energy, while increasing green jobs for diverse talent.
The Cambridge Coordinated Access Network is Cambridge's "front door" to permanent housing for individuals and families experiencing homelessness.
Cambridge Community Foundation
Established in 1916 with the charter to serve the city of Cambridge, the Cambridge Community Foundation is a 501(c)3 public charity.
Cambridge Council on Aging
Our mission is to promote and safeguard the health and independence of seniors.
Cambridge Economic Opportunity Committee (CEOC)
We are Cambridge's anti-poverty agency.
Cambridge Human Rights Commission (CHRC)
CHRC investigates complaints of discrimination that occur in Cambridge; in housing, employment, education, and public accommodations.
Cambridge Police Department
We are committed to working with the community to make the City of Cambridge a safe and desirable place to live, work or visit. We solve problems and improve public safety.
Cambridge Public Health Department
We protect and promote the health of everyone in Cambridge through services, information, policies, and regulations.
Cambridge Public Library
A unified system with a strong main library and six active branch libraries each tailored to the unique needs of its neighborhood.
Casa Myrna is Boston's largest provider of domestic violence awareness efforts and of shelter and supportive services to survivors.