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#RecWoo Challenge Week April 6-10

REC WOO ONLINE PRESENTS… #RECWOOCHALLENGE WEEK APRIL 6TH-1OTH MONDAY: Letter – Write a letter to a friend and tell them you’ve missed them since social distancing. TUESDAY: Nature Color Hunt – Get outside and find one item in nature for each color of the rainbow. Collect what you find, write it down, or take pictures […]

RecWoo Online April 6-10

Rec Woo Online! April 1st 2020 Coming This Week… Arts (Tuesday April 7th) Underwater Seascape Crayon Etchings with Aran! Academics (Wednesday April 8th) Sustainability, Urban Design, and Architecture with Denzel and Selinam! Athletics (Thursday April 9th) “Game of Words” with Henry! How Do I Find RecWoo Online?

Worcester Free Clinic Coalition

All free medical programs are closed to in-person visits until further notice due to COVID epidemic. Telephone and video visits are available: Acute and chronic medical concerns Medication refills Health screenings (in place of physicals) Call or connect with a webcam during normal clinic hours Monday through Thursday 6-8pm You can reach us online via […]

Know Your Rights

If you or someone you know is part of a low-income Massachusetts household, the following information may help you know your rights and access resources you need during this crisis. This information is accurate as of 4/1/2020 and subject to change, as the situation evolves. 

WCAC Community Resources Page

Worcester Community Action Council (WCAC) has posted a new page with links and information about important community resources, including LIHEAP (home heating assistance)

Collecting Community Resources. Please Help.

Casey Burns from Healthy Greater Worcester is working to collect updated information about organizations in the Worcester community. She is looking for help from anyone who is linked to an agency providing a community resource to fill out the survey or with forwarding it to a contact at an agency. Info will be able to […]

Worcester Free Clinics Telephone & Video Visits

The Worcester Free Clinics are currently closed to in-person visits but have begun performing telephone and video visits for acute and chronic medical concerns, medication refills, and health screenings. All free medical programs are closed to in-person visits until further notice due to COVID epidemic. Telephone and video visits are available: Acute and chronic medical […]

Thank you, WPS

Shout out to the Worcester Public School 1) meal programs to over 2000 kids and doing personal needs assessment calls to families also gave out all the food from their food pantries2) educational packets put together and mailed out to all students so they would have to come in to the school if they don’t […]

Congressman Jim McGovern Telephone Town Hall on March 22, 2020

Congressman Jim McGovern will be holding a telephone town hall to answer questions about Coronavirus. The town hall will include healthcare and small business experts. To dial in, call (855) 859-6853 on March 22nd at 5:30PM.

Worcester City Hall Closed

From the City of Worcester website Check for updates. PUBLIC NOTICE: City Hall and all public buildings will be closed to the public until further notice beginning March 18 due to the Coronavirus Emergency. For more information, please call Customer Service at 508-929-1300. The 1st Floor Rear (Plaza) Entrance will be open and manned […]

Mutual Financial Aid Pool

Please consider donating to our Mutual Financial Aid Pool. For transparency, we have a live sheet to public show our money received and donated. We are trusting community members to collectively come together and support people without questions. We will do our best to meet needs, for now our system will wait til the end […]

Minutes to Worcester Together Response Meeting 3/19/2020

Worcester Together Response Team3.19.208:30amBoys & Girls Club Attendance Councilor Sarai Rivera Erin Williams Isabel Gonzalez-Webster Councilor Candy Mero-Carlson Jessica Reyes Dan Racicot Mayor Joseph Petty Father Jonathan Slavinskas Gordon Hargrove Alex Corrales Chris O Keefe Barbara Fields Liz Hamilton Kim Salmon Tim Garvin Ed Madaus Anh Vu Sawyer Alex Guardiola Courtney Pelley Gina Platanino Nicole […]

Governor Baker Announcements on Childcare, Small Business Tax Relief and Unemployment Insurance

“Governor Baker issued an Executive Order requiring all early education centers and family childcare providers to close, starting Monday March 23 to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. The Department of Early Education and Care (EEC) also issued emergency procedures to set forth a process for opening Exempt Emergency Child Care Programs during the COVID-19 outbreak […]

Grocery & Medication Delivery Service for Senior Citizens

The Worcester Islamic Center youth group is offering to help elderly, immunocompromised or any vulnerable community member with grocery shopping and delivery. If you need help with groceries or medication pick up or know someone who does, please feel free to call (508) 308-0408 or fill out their form. The WIC Youth Group will personally […]

COVID-19 MassHealth Updates

“Today, Secretary Sudders announced changes in MassHealth coverage to help increase access to #COVID19 testing and treatment.” – Senator Eric Lesser

Project Bread’s FoodSource Hotline

Project Bread’s FoodSource Hotline offers free, comprehensive statewide food assistance to all Massachusetts residents.

Find us on social

Mutual Aid Worcester is a Facebook Group and is also on Twitter and Instagram.