Quincy Area Resources

  • Bay State Community Services

    Bay State Community Services (BSCS) is a not-for-profit human services agency, dedicated to improving the social functioning of adults, adolescents, and children within a framework that recognizes the primary importance of family and community. To this end, the agency’s mission is to support individual, family, and community empowerment through an integrated, culturally competent continuum of social, mental health, addiction, and correctional services.

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  • Boston Center For Independent Living

    The Boston Center for Independent Living is a frontline civil rights organization led by people with disabilities that advocates to eliminate discrimination, isolation and segregation by providing advocacy, information and referral, peer support, skills training, PCA services, and transitional services in order to enhance the independence of people with disabilities.

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  • CSA (Community Service Agency) - Quincy Area

    The Community Service Agency (CSA) is designed to support families of children with serious emotional disturbance (SED) and assist them to gain a sense of competency in parenting a youth with serious emotional challenges. The CSA seeks to reduce the use of inpatient services and long-term residential care, as well as involvement with the juvenile justice system.

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  • DOVE (Domestic Violence Ended)

    At DOVE, we believe that all people have the right to live without fear of abuse. DOVE is the only domestic violence organization, including shelter, in Norfolk County and also serves the greater South Shore.

    24-hour Crisis Hotline: 617-471-1234 or 888-314-3683

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  • Family Resource Center - Quincy Area

    Welcome to the Family Resource Centers (FRCs) of Massachusetts! FRCs serve as partners who help parents and children thrive by strengthening family bonds. Our goal is to empower, nurture, and support children and families to help them reach their full potential.

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  • Father Bill's & MainSpring

    Father Bill’s & MainSpring is committed to ending and preventing homelessness in Southern Massachusetts with programs that provide emergency and permanent housing and help people obtain skills, jobs, housing, and services. We help people who are struggling with homelessness or are at risk of homelessness to achieve self-sufficiency.

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  • Health Imperatives Violence Intervention & Prevention

    24-Hour Sexual Assault & Domestic Violence Hotline:
    508-588-8255

    For nearly four decades Health Imperatives has been at the forefront of responding to the health and safety needs of local families and individuals, and today our programs and services are structured around our two main areas of focus and expertise: health care and violence intervention and prevention services.

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  • Independence Associates

    Independence Associates, Inc. (IA) is located in East Bridgewater, MA serving 31 communities south east of Boston.

    Since 1980, IA has worked with people with disabilities providing the resources which enable them to live as independently as they wish in the setting that they choose.

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  • Interfaith Social Services

    Founded in 1947, Interfaith Social Services is dedicated to improving life for South Shore families and individuals in need. Our unique approach relies on a team of volunteers, donors and community partners to deliver compassionate, client-centered programs focused on hunger, mental health and emergency assistance.

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  • Jane Doe Inc.

    The Massachusetts Coalition Against Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence

    JDI is a coalition of 60 local member programs working together with our allies to find lasting solutions that promote the safety, liberty, and dignity for victims and survivors of sexual and domestic violence. We work for social change to help create a world free of violence and abuse.

    In Massachusetts:
    SafeLink
    1-877-785-2020 TTY: 1-877-521-2601

    Outside Massachusetts:
    National Domestic Violence Hotline
    800-799-SAFE (800-799-7233)

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  • Joanna's Place

    We are a non-profit organization serving South Shore families, dedicated to promoting resilience in children who are facing some of life’s most stressful events. We provide the free tools, support and resources to heal, to grow and to strengthen families.

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  • Making Sense: A Parent's Guide to a Child's Psychiatric Hospitalization

    This Guide was written with the help of parents and professionals who understand that having a child hospitalized psychiatrically can be stressful, confusing, and frustrating. The advice and guidance in these pages can help clear up confusion and reduce frustration.

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  • Manet Community Health Center

    Manet Community Health Center, Inc. (Manet) is a 501(c) (3) not-for-profit Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) dedicated to providing preventive, primary and non-emergent urgent care to all, regardless of financial circumstance or health insurance coverage status. Manet has been serving the community since 1979 and has three locations in Quincy, one in Hull and one in Taunton.

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  • Map Academy

    Introducing Map Academy, a new public charter school located in Plymouth, designed to provide a free option to students that want or need something different than the traditional high school.

    We put students at the center and designed a school to meet their individual needs. Flexible scheduling and support, personalized academics, career development opportunities, and more.

    Opening in Fall 2018. Welcoming students from anywhere in Massachusetts.

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  • The Massachusetts Coalition for Suicide Prevention

    The Massachusetts Coalition for Suicide Prevention (MCSP) is a broad based inclusive alliance of suicide prevention advocates, including public and private agency representatives, policy makers, suicide survivors, mental health and public health consumers and providers and concerned citizens committed to working together to reduce the incidence of self-harm and suicide in the Commonwealth.

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  • Massachusetts Substance Abuse Helpline

    1-800-327-5050

    The Massachusetts Substance Abuse Information and Education Helpline provides free, confidential info and referrals for alcohol and other drug addiction.

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  • NAMI Mass Compass

    Navigating the mental healthcare system can be complicated—we help individuals and families affected by mental health issues find their way.

    The NAMI Mass Compass is operated by peers and family members who have dealt with these issues first hand. Navigators are available to answer a wide range of questions and refer to NAMI support & education programs and other community resources.

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  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

    1-800-273-TALK

    We can all help prevent suicide. The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.

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  • Quincy Asian Resources

    Quincy Asian Resources, Inc.’s (QARI) mission is to foster and improve the social, cultural, economic and civic lives of Asian Americans and their families to benefit Quincy and its neighboring communities. Through collaborations and partnerships, we provide culturally competent services including adult education programs, youth development, and cultural events as well as information and referrals to public and other community organizations.

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  • Quincy Community Action Programs

    Quincy Community Action Programs, Inc. (QCAP) is the leading private nonprofit organization in the Greater Quincy area dedicated to reducing poverty and helping low-income people achieve self-sufficiency.

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  • Quincy Housing Authority

    It is the mission of the Quincy Housing Authority to promote, develop and maintain affordable rent and homeownership housing opportunities that are well designed, consistent with market standards, cost effective to manage, and encourage freedom of choice.

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  • Samaritans Suicide Prevention

    Toll-Free Hotline
    1-877-870-4673

    Samaritans’ mission is to reduce the incidence of suicide by alleviating despair, isolation, distress and suicidal feelings among individuals in our community, 24 hours a day; to educate the public about suicide prevention; and to reduce the stigma associated with suicide. We accomplish this through services that emphasize confidential, non-judgmental, and compassionate listening.

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  • South Shore Habitat For Humanity

    South Shore Habitat For Humanit is a faith-based, nonprofit organization dedicated to delivering simple, decent, affordable homes in partnership with families in need.

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  • Wellspring Multi Service Center

    Wellspring is a private, 501(c)3, multi-service organization located on Boston’s South Shore in Hull, Massachusetts. Wellspring programs reach beyond providing emergency services to help people to become more independent and productive members of the community. Wellspring acts as a catalyst, bringing community resources together to best solve problems and to offer opportunities for community participation through volunteering.

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