Diocese of Fall River
District of Greater Attleboro

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General Assistance

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Society of St. Vincent de Paul Hotline
District of Greater Attleboro
508-222-2933

United Way Information & Referral System
2-1-1

Mass 2-1-1 Online Assistance Guide

Abuse

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New Hope
140 Park Street
Attleboro, MA
508-226-4015
800-323-4673

Children

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Attleboro Area Council For Children, Inc.
4 Hodges Street
Attleboro, MA 02703
508-226-2336
Email Kelly@councilforchildren.org
Runs the Christmas Is for Kids program.

Children at Risk Hotline
800-792-5200
24 hours/7 days

Home Health & Child Care Services - Greater Attleboro Area
508-588-6070

P.A.C.E. Child Care Works
105 William Street – 4th Floor
New Bedford MA 02740
800-338-1717

WIC

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Massachusetts State Program
WIC Attleboro
(Women, Infant, Children Food Supplemental Program)
95 Pine Street
Attleboro, MA
508-226-4543

Clothing

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Pennies from Heaven SVDP Thrift Store
141 Washington Street
Taunton, MA 02780
508-823-6546

Salvation Army Store
21 Union Street
Attleboro, MA
508-226-5360

SVDP St. John's Clothing Center
95 Pine Street
Attleboro, MA
508-222-8400

SVDP Fall River Thrift Store
1799 Pleasant Street
Fall River, MA 02723
508-672-9129

SVDP Plainville Thrift Store
173 Washington Street, Route 1
Plainville, MA 02762
508-695-5150

Community

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Council of Churches
95 Pine Street
Attleboro, MA
508-222-2933

Salvation Army - Bridges of Hope
5 Mechanic Street
Attleboro, MA 02703
508-226-8624

Self Help
95 Pine Street
Attleboro, MA
508-226-4192

Westside Benevolent Circle
PO Box 506
Mansfield, MA 02048
508-339-3397

Elder Care

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Assisted Living Directory

Bristol Elder Services
1 Father DeValles Boulevard
B-8 Suite 101
Fall River, MA 02723
800-427-2101

Councils on Aging:

    Attleboro COA
    Attleboro Senior Center
    25 So. Main Street
    Attleboro, MA 02703
    774-203-1900

    Mansfield COA
    255 Hope Street
    Mansfield, MA 02048
    508-261-7368

    North Attleboro COA
    204 Elm Street
    North Attleboro, MA 02760
    508-699-0131

    Norton COA
    Norton Senior Center
    55 W. Main Street
    Norton, MA 02766
    508-285-0235

    Rehoboth COA
    55 Bay State Road
    Rehoboth, MA 02769
    508-252-3372

    Seekonk COA
    320 Pleasant Street
    Seekonk, MA 02771
    508-336-8772

MySeniorCare
Online community providing information on:
    Home health care
    Assisted living
    Hospice
    Other senior care topics

Employment

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Attleboro Career Center
95 Pine Street
Attleboro, MA 02703
508-222-1950

Food

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Commodity Supplemental Food Program
Food assistance for low income seniors
Attleboro CSFP fact sheet
Contact your local Council on Aging

Cupboard of Kindness Food Pantry
P.O. Box 874
Norton, MA 02766
4:30-6:30pm first and third Monday
located at 70 East Main St. in the garage of the Municipal Offices building

Doorways, Inc.
1015 Newman Ave
Seekonk, MA
508-761-5491

Food 'n Friends Soup Kitchens
95 Pine Street
Attleboro, MA
508-222-2933

Food Stamps: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
866-950-FOOD

Project Bread Food Source Hotline
800-645-8333

Hebron Food Pantry
11 Sanford Street
Attleboro, MA 02703
508-223-4257

Lenore's Pantry
North Attleborough Town Hall
43 South Washington Street
North Attleborough, MA 02760
508-699-0104

Living Bread Food Pantry
United Methodist Church
16 East Bacon Street
Plainville, MA 02762
508-695-9587

Murray UU Church Food Pantry
505 North Main Street
Attleboro, MA 02703
508-222-0505

Our Daily Bread Food Pantry
15 West Street
Mansfield, MA 02048
508-339-1343

Rehoboth Helping Hands
American Form Corp
513 Winthrop Street (Rt 44)
Rehoboth, MA 02703
508-252-3263

Salvation Army Food Pantry
Bridges of Hope
5 Mechanic Street
Attleboro, MA 02703
508-226-8624

Self Help
95 Pine Street
Attleboro, MA
508-226-4192

St. Joseph's Food Pantry
St. Vincent de Paul Parish
71 Linden Street
Attleboro, MA
508-226-1115

St. Theresa's SVDP Food Pantry
18 Baltic St.
So. Attleboro, MA
508-243-4386

WIC Attleboro
(Women, Infant, Children Food Supplemental Program)
95 Pine Street
Attleboro, MA
508-226-4543

Furniture

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Pennies from Heaven SVDP Thrift Store
141 Washington Street
Tauton, MA 02780
508-823-6546

SVDP Fall River Thrift Store
1799 Pleasant Street
Fall River, MA 02723
508-672-9129

SVDP Plainville Thrift Store
173 Washington Street, Route 1
Plainville MA 02762
508-695-5150

My Brother's Keeper
P.O. Box 338
Easton, Massachusetts 02356
508-238-7512 (donor line)
508-238-4416 (help line for clients)

Health

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Mass Health Enrollment Center
888-665-9993

Mass Health Customer Service Center
800-841-2900

Mass Dept of Public Health
617-624-6000

Housing

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Department of Transitional Assistance
Homeless assistance
800-529-1599

Boston Community Capital
56 Warren Street Boston, MA 02119 617-427-8600 855-604-4663

Homes with Heart
Attleboro Area Council of Churches
95 Pine Street
Attleboro, MA
508-222-2933

Housing Authorities:

Attleboro Housing Authority 508-222-0151
Mansfield Housing Authority 508-339-6890
North Attleboro Housing Authority 508-695-5142
Norton Housing Authority 508-285-3929
Seekonk Housing Authority 508-336-6067

Massachesetts Coalition for the Homeless
15 Bubier Street
Lynn, MA 01901
781-595-7570
Shelter locations and contacts at these links:
Greater Boston family shelters
Greater Boston individual shelters
Southeastern Massachusetts family shelters
Southeastern Massachusetts individual shelters

Rhode Island Coalition for the Homeless
160 Broad Street
Providence, RI 02903
401-421-6458

Samaritan House
Homeless shelter - singles
59 Ingell St
Taunton, MA
508-824-6497

Legal Services
South Coastal Counties Legal Services
Justice Center of Southeast Massachusetts LLC
231 Main St.
Suite 201
Brockton, MA 02301
508-586-2110
800-244-8393

Literacy

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The Literacy Center
80 North Main St.
Attleboro, MA 02703
508-226-3603

Medical

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Sturdy Memorial Hospital
Park St
Attleboro, MA
508-236-8500

Mental Health

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Community Counseling of Bristol County
Attleboro area 508-222-8812
Taunton area 508-828-9116

South Bay Mental Health
800-244-4691

Taunton/Attleboro Emergency Service
108 West Main St., Bldg. #2
Norton, MA 02766
800-660-4300
508-823-5700
Open 24 hours/7days

Mentoring

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On Common Ground Inc.
7 Park Street, Suite 210
Attleboro, MA 02703
508-226-0801

Pregnancy

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Abundant Hope
104 County Street
Attleboro, MA 02703
855-299-4218 (Toll Free)

Visitation House
119 Endicott Street
Worcester, MA 01610
508-798-8002

Prescriptions

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CVS Caremark Prescription Assistance:
NACo Prescription Discount Card Program
NLC Prescription Discount Card Program

MCPHS Pharmacy Outreach Program
866-633-1617

Shine Program
Council on Aging Office
25 So. Main Street
Attleboro, MA
800-987-2510

Special Needs

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The Arc of Bristol County
141 Park Street
Attleboro, MA 02703
508-226-1445 x 3121

Substance Abuse

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Massachusetts Substance Abuse Information Helpline
c/o The Medical Foundation
95 Berkeley Street, Suite 208
Boston, MA 02116
800-327-5050

NORCAP Lodge
Inpatient and Evening Treatment Programs
71 Walnut Street
Foxboro, MA
800-331-2900 Extension 2

North Cottage Program, Inc.
69 East Main Street
Norton, MA 02766
508-285-2701

Massachusetts Alcohol and Drug Abuse Hotline
877-970-7411
Rhode Island Alcohol and Drug Abuse Hotline
877-970-7411

Telephone

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SafeLink Wireless
800-977-3768

Transportation

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Community Care-A-Vans
50 Walton Street
Attleboro, MA
508-223-1672

Gatra Ride Match
GATRA’s Mobility Management Department
10 Oak Street
Taunton, MA 02780
800-483-2500

Utility and Fuel Assistance

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Attleboro Energy Fund
Attleboro Residents Only
95 Pine Street
Attleboro, MA 02713
508-222-2933
Email svdpaacc@verizon.net

Massachusetts Energy Efficiency Program
MassSave Information: 800-632-8300

Neighbors Helping Neighbors
North Attleboro Residents Only
95 Pine Street
Attleboro, MA 02713
508-222-2933
Email svdpaacc@verizon.net

Norton Fuel Assistance Program
Norton Senior Center
55 West Main Street
Norton, MA 02766
508-285-0200 ext. 580

Veteran Assistance

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National Veterans Foundation
888-777-4443
9am-9pm daily